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Organize a Neighborhood 4th of July Parade

This 4th of July, you don’t need a huge community parade to celebrate. Organize a parade in your own neighborhood. Too much trouble, not enough time? Not with these tips from BH&G. Parade

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An Effortless & Elegant Easter Buffet

  My mother & grandmother always set up buffets for family entertaining. This allowed everyone to visit with one another without having to sit down to a formal meal. A ¬†buffet also allows family members to come & go as needed. Sometimes people need to come early & leave early while others may arrive later. […]

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Pretty No-Dye Easter Eggs

Have yourself the mess when you create these fabulous no-dye eggs. BHG offers a variety of ways to decorate your Easter eggs that are fun & fabulous! Easter Eggs

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Delicious Easter Brunch Recipes

Easter brunch at your house this year? No need to panic! Whether you are serving a few or a crowd, BHG has a selection of recipes to help you host a fabulous, and low stress, event! Easter Brunch

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Springtime Flower-Arranging Party

This is a wonderful way to gather your friends this Spring. How simple to cut flowers, share containers & inspire one another to create beautiful arrangements for home or gifts. Perfect for Easter or Mother’s Day! From BHG Arranging

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Easy and Creative Ways to Dye Easter Eggs

When it’s time to dye your eggs this Easter, don’t go with the same old, same old. Be creative! Be bold! And use these ideas from BHG! Creative Egg Dyes

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Sweet Treats for a Gluten-Free Valentine

Gluten-free doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy sweet treats this Valentine’s Day. Good Housekeeping has created a group of decadent recipes and all of them are GLUTEN-FREE! Now that’s a reason to celebrate! (Oh, and you don’t have to wait until mid-February to enjoy!) So, Enjoy! Gluten-free Desserts

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Christmas Countdown C -1

Avoid Holiday Let-down Shaunna Privratsky The last of the cookies are eaten, the decorations are sagging, and it is time to face the New Year. Whether your holidays were joyous, mediocre, or less than merry, most of us experience a letdown once the carols stop. Instead of singing the winter blues, try these easy steps […]

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Classic Christmas Podcast: The Simple Joy of the Week before Christmas Part 5

Christmas is quickly approaching! This is not the time to panic. It’s time to check all your lists again, finish up any last minute tasks & prepare to enjoy the season with friends & family. the week before Christmas should be spent relaxing at home, enjoying the company of friends & sharing simple traditions with […]

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Christmas Countdown C -2

Butter Rum Cake 1 cup butter 2 cups sugar 4 eggs, room temperature 2 teaspoons vanilla 3 cups sifted flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 cup buttermilk Sauce: 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup butter 1/4 cup water 1 tablespoon rum extract Cream butter until light. Gradually beat in […]

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