Home entertaining is not what it used to be. Thanks to social media sites like Pinterest, readers can become quickly overwhelmed by all the DIY possibilities, themes and decorations. It’s hard to know where to begin, especially when you’re new to party planning. How can you make your home the most welcoming, decorations the most charming and food the most appetizing, all while not losing yourself to the stress? Chris Nease makes it easy with her blog, Celebrations at Home.
Founded in 2008 from her Richmond, Virginia home, Chris brings fifteen years’ worth of expertise to her blog. She has a background in party planning, a love for decorating and a passion for fashion; she’s everything you need in one site. Whether it’s a baby shower, wedding, birthday or holiday party, Chris has you covered. Her blog is full of ideas, how-tos, recipes, tips and DIY tutorials. As she partners with Word Market and Betty Crocker, you know it’s a blog you can trust.
For your next summer coookout, try Chris’s recipe for a sparking peach margarita; it’s sure to be a crowd-pleaser.
Sparkling Peach Margarita
1 oz. tequila
2 oz. peach nectar
Juice from 1 lemon wedge
Champagne or prosecco
Directions: Fill glass with ice cubes. Add tequila, peach nectar and juice from lemon. Stir to combine. Top with champagne or prosecco. Garnish with peach slice and enjoy! Bonus tip: Use frozen peaches in place of ice cubes to amp up the style!
For more information about Chris and her Celebrations at Home blog, go to http://celebrationsathomeblog.com/.