Mary + Martha

If you are not familiar with the story of these sisters, take a minute and read this: “As they continued their travel, Jesus entered a village. A woman by the name of Martha welcomed him and made him feel quite at home. She had a sister, Mary, who sat before the Master, hanging on every…

Everyday Hostess: Rita Diplan

Donde nace tu amor por la hospitalidad? Yo lo aprendí de mi madre. Ella siempre decía “mucho o poco, hay que tratar a los demás igual como te gustaría que te traten a ti.” Como definirías tu estilo? Clásico, con unos toques modernos En mi mesa no puede faltar… Un buen detalle para cada invitado…

The Comparison Thief

I am such a fan of Joanna Gaines, from the TV show Fixer Upper. She has a great eye for stunning design and her talent is a great influence in my creativity.  Just seventeen days after I launched my site, Joanna posted on her blog a new series called “Gatherings” where she will share about entertaining…

Why Hospitality?

Originally published in Refresh on October 28, 2015 Honestly, few things make my heart flutter like the sight of a well-placed table setting. I am talking about Martha-Stewart-would-be-proud details and decoration. I love spending hours preparing and hosting dinner parties. My favorite is when friends and guests visit my house and feel at home. I…