1. Martha wouldn’t make a rockin’ Pandora playlist for her New Year’s Eve Party.
All my modern day hostesses know that good music is a key ingredient to creating the desired ambiance of your event, yet, this is an often overlooked piece among traditionalists, and I’m not sure why. At my New Year’s Eve party, music was a KEY ingredient to creating the party atmosphere I wanted. Here’s my recent fave:
2. The Modern Day Hostess considers hostess fashion as important as her shrimp and prosciutto appetizers.
Now this is a piece that I feel has been highly regarded for some time: The hostess dressing for their occasion, yet I feel it is also an often overlooked detail, that is rarely blogged about! I believe the modern day hostess is interested in knowing what to wear for certain occasions, and for sharing beautiful finds!
Now props to the person that can do all the above while juggling all that they have going on in their lives, but if you don’t get to it this year, that’s ok! I appreciate little pinterest posts or Martha Stewart video tutorials about how to do these things, but I’ve book marked them under “Novelty Imaginations” that I will save for another day…. and I’ve still hosted fabulous events.
It’s ok to just make pancakes sometimes
Read the rest at Miss Hostess and then let me know what you think!
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