Shocking facts about hosting! (Yes, there is a dark side…)

Shocking facts about hosting! (Yes, there is a dark side…)

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

July 17, 2018

A recent survey of over 1500 women uncovered a few surprising findings; here are the five that we found most astonishing:

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You won’t believe where people are having picnics this summer!

You won’t believe where people are having picnics this summer!

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

June 6, 2018

So where are people having picnics in 2018?

You won’t believe it.

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The 5 Rules of the Crappy Dinner Party

The 5 Rules of the Crappy Dinner Party

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

May 16th, 2018

In southern Ontario and in northern Saskatchewan people have been hosting what is called “crappy dinner parties.” What are they you ask? Here’s how it is done in 5 steps.

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Not only one use: event possibilities are endless!

Not only one use: event possibilities are endless!

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

April 4th, 2018,

Before you think of throwing your collection in the recycling bin, let us give you a few ideas on how to reuse it again and again. 

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Hygge, or the Danish Art of Living

Hygge, or the Danish Art of Living

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

March 6th, 2018,

Hygge, which is pronounced a bit like “huggah,” is the Danish art of living which emphasizes the appreciation of the present moment and of small things, as well as the atmospheres and ambiance which contribute to our well-being.

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Tablescaping-hence the importance of details - Part one

Tablescaping-hence the importance of details - Part one

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

March 22nd, 2016,

Details. It is fundamental not to overlook them: think of your young nephew's peanut allergy or grandpa in his wheelchair facing two flights of stairs to get to the party. Taking care of the small things which may hinder the smooth flow of a party will be the topic of a future article; today however, let's talk about one detail which adds to, improves, enhances the experience of hosting: table decoration!

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