Upping Your Entertaining Game! (And a Great Giveaway)

entertaining for a baby shower with minted

Spring is here and that can only mean one thing: Time for entertaining! Well, to be fair, it can mean a lot of things… But isn’t that a fun thing for it to mean?

art from Minted

From sprucing your nest to fabulous invitations, cute party ideas and everything in between, Minted is one of our favorite one-stop shops for all of our entertaining needs. (Keep reading to find out how to win $300 towards your spring entertaining goals!)

Sip 'n See with Minted

Babies are obviously born all year round, but we tend to think of Spring as baby shower season. This beautiful Sip and See for a sweet baby girl is so idyllic! This pink and white just feels like Spring. And the invitation is so adorable!

art from Minted

Beautiful art by talented artists is one of Minted’s specialties. We love, love all of our Minted art–and are always perusing their new independent artists to see what’s next.

Easter egg hunt with Minted

With Easter right around the corner, there’s no time like the present to plan a charming Easter egg hunt! Minted has you covered!

No matter the celebration, they can help bring the vision to life!

marriage ceremony with Minted

Planning your dream wedding? From formal and elegant to truly farm to table, weddings–and invitations–come in as many styles as the couples who are having them. We love to see the creative things that people come up with!

Launch of Slightly South of Simple

We have partnered with Minted many times before on fabulous Christmas cards, photo books and more, but we were so excited to work with them on fun party invitations for the Slightly South of Simple book launch as well! (So, yeah, Spring is Slightly South of Simple season too!)

Slightly South of Simple NYC launch

We love these invitations for the Kinston, NC SPCA fundraising launch and the NYC launch–oh, and you’re invited too!! We’d love to have you!

Whether you’re looking for a gorgeous piece of art, a fabulous invitation or are already thinking about holiday cards, we’re so excited that Minted is helping us celebrate the countdown until Slightly South of Simple (less than one month!) and offering $350 to one of our amazing readers! There are so many ways to enter! We’ll announce a lucky winner on Monday, April 3.
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Slightly South of Simple

10 Questions to Ask Before a Kitchen Remodel & a Baby Shower Invitation Giveaway!

Good morning, chic readers! Happy Friday! We have so many fun things to share with you today. Make sure you scroll down for a fun giveaway with Paperless Post. We’re talking about Baby Shower Invitations, but you can use your winnings for whatever you like! (And, yes, they sell actual paper too!) Also check out…


10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Start a Kitchen Remodel

These are helpful tips we wish we had known before beginning our own renovations!


A 1920’s Colonial Revival in New Jersey Gets a Modern Makeover

You won’t believe this amazing makeover! We just love combining the old with the new, making things feel fresh again. Don’t you?

neutral living room

 Home Tour of Interior Designer Angela Elliott

We are swooning over every, single detail and we think you will too! This room sets the tone!

bedroom with white linens

Cozy Bedrooms of Pinterest

These will want to make you stay in bed all day long… Or have you dreaming of Saturday when you can savor a slow, relaxing breakfast in bed!

red velvet cupcakes

The Best Red Velvet Cupcakes for Valentine’s Day

The perfect Valentine’s Day treat for someone you love! 

baby shower invitation

Paperless Post Baby Shower Invitations

YOU can win some goodies of your own from our friends at Paperless Post! To enter to win 1,000 Paperless Post Coins ($90) to spend however you choose please comment below and tell us either the best or worst baby shower game! We’ll go first: The one with the candy bars in the diapers is our worst!

More about my new book, SLIGHTLY SOUTH OF SIMPLE

Also, if you want to know a little more about my new novel, SLIGHTLY SOUTH OF SIMPLE (Simon & Schuster, April 25, 2017) take a peek at the video below! (It’s only like 90 seconds. No major commitments here!)

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