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How to Style a Party Bar Cart with FTD

No party is complete without a handy bar cart. Learn how to style your party bar cart with this quick guide.

Now that Christmas is over, it’s time to start planning your New Year’s Eve party! No celebration is complete without a stylish party bar cart to carry the affair throughout the night. They are an essential entertaining tool – both chic and functional! With New Year’s Eve just around the corner, it is time to …

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A Bubbly Blackberry Cocktail

Try a bubbly blackberry cocktail with champagne, st. germain, vodka for a delightful New Year's Eve celebration drink.

Ring in the New Year with a Bubbly Blackberry Cocktail blended with Champagne, St. Germain, and Vodka. There is nothing more delightful and charming than a glass of bubbly.  It is sparkly and refreshing, not to mention the lovely glassware in which champagne is served.  Then there is the pop of the cork, which is …

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Red and White Christmas Table with a Paperwhite Centerpiece

Set an elegant red and white Christmas table with paperwhite centerpiece, boxwood, and magnolia for Christmas dinner

Set an elegant red and white Christmas table with a paperwhite centerpiece for Christmas dinner Paperwhites are my favorite winter flower.  They are simply gorgeous and so delicate.  They smell divine too.  This year instead of only using them on a side table, I placed them centerstage in my red and white Christmas table and …

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Christmas in a Glass – A Holiday Martini

Sit by the fire and enjoy all the tastes of Christmas in this holiday martini made with bourbon, amaretto, and vanilla clove syrup.

Sit by a roaring fire and enjoy all the tastes of Christmas in one delightful holiday martini. I love to drop in for drinks at the Red Stag Grill in the Grand Bohemian Hotel.  It is one of my favorite bars in Asheville.  The ambience is delightfully rustic with the feel of a European hunting …

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Throw a Charming Holiday Brunch

holiday entertaining with Pender & Peony

I’m sharing my family’s Christmas brunch tradition and ways to set a festive table for your holiday brunch with plaid placemats, splashes of red, and winter greenery! The magic of Christmas morning is undeniable.  Childhood delight fills the air as family gathers around the Christmas tree to see what Santa brought.  Wrapping paper flies, carols …

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