Mastering Party Favors

My friend Kathy is one of those wonderful people who can elevate any celebration beyond the norm, make everyone feel special and magically make it seem effortless. Kathy’s sister, Debbi, was preparing to celebrate her 25th wedding anniversary with her husband, Steve. They had recently lost both of Steve’s parents, so the pending celebration became […]

Grape Harvest

It’s a truly beautiful time of year! And it’s hard to imagine a more perfect setting to enjoy it than at Keith and Sarah Arnold’s, northwest of Maryville, MO. This is one of the most splendid settings with vistas of rolling hills, a stunning “pond”, lake is more like it,  and huge sloping lawn leading […]