Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of the only holidays that isn’t about giving gifts, its all about family, friends and of course, great food. This year was a little unique because we weren’t able to visit my family out-of-state, instead we hosted a turkey feast at our place with our friends. With my right-hand woman Melanie and I in the kitchen […]

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Home Tour: Tech Center

One of my favorite things about my new house is having a tech center right off the kitchen. In my old house, we used a bedroom as an office and it was not very kid friendly. While I blogged my daughter was corralled in her room Lord of the Flies style. Now I can do my thing while […]

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Dining Room Light

OMG! After buying (and having my Hubby hang all) three different chandeliers I’ve finally decided on one! Which was just in time because when my husband was hanging this orb chandelier he informed me that he wouldn’t be hanging up anymore. The things we do for love, right? Lets step back for a sec. Remember my post […]

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About Me

I’m not going to lie guys, I originally created Housewife2Hostess because I was TERRIFIED of motherhood. I just quit my job (that I was REALLY good at) managing an Aveda salon to stay home with my new baby. There were so many things I was learning and wanting to learn. And there was even more […]

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Wednesday Linky Party

Tweet #wakeupwednesdaylinky                Welcome to the 43rd week of     Wake Up Wednesday “Linky”    ************************************************************ This is the last week to enter the  HUGE CHRISTMAS EVENT GIVEAWAY  $1650 Paypal Cash Make sure you enter. ************************************************************************************************ We are so excited to have you all party with us. Thank you so […]

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Herringbone Backsplash

Okay friends I am so excited to show you how my new kitchen turned out. But first I want to thank my husband who sponsored this project. Not to mention the countless hours, meticulous detail and dedication for it to come together perfectly.  Like the rest of the women on Pinterest, I’m OBSESSED with white […]

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Paper Pumpkin Craft Giveaway

Sometimes I feel like I’m too busy to be a crafty person. I love making things and having a creative outlet, but all of the running around getting all the pieces from different stores is too much hassle for me.  Until now… I was introduced to Paper Pumpkin at the Pinners Conference and I LOVE IT! Basically its a […]

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Linky Party

Tweet #wakeupwednesdaylinky                Welcome to the 42nd week of   Wake Up Wednesday “Linky”  ************************************************************ Before we party this week I wanted to  remind everyone that Sew Crafty Angel is Hosting a  HUGE CHRISTMAS EVENT GIVEAWAY  $1650 Paypal Cash Make sure you enter. ************************************************************************************************ We are so excited to have you […]

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3 Tips for Staging

Recently I was asked to do the props for a movie written and directed by Mazer Media for Gardener Village. Even though it was my first time on set, I felt right at home staging everything. And because I love, love LOVE you all so much, I wanted to share my top 3 staging tips. (This […]

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