Girls' Night In with Monica Hart at Woodinville Lavender

Girls’ Night In with Monica Hart at Woodinville Lavender

Styled and produced by Monica Hart  ~ La Famiglia Design Find me on INSTAGRAM @MonicaHart1 All Images ~ Stefanie Knowlton Photography      With the luscious scent of lavender perfuming...
Girls' Night In with Monica Hart - 'Simply Citrus' and the BIG Announcement(S)

Girls’ Night In with Monica Hart – ‘Simply Citrus’ and the BIG Announcement(S)

Girls Night In ~ Citrus Style!   All Images – Stefanie Knowlton Photography    So excited  to share this stylish & COLORFUL  Girls Night In with you! The evening wrapped around  ...
Autumn Inspirations ~ The Table

Autumn Inspirations ~ The Table

Fall Gathering ~ My fall  picnic with a twist  continues with…The Table. Images ~ Stan McMeekin The twist  is…we’re staying in, for this  fall picnic! Yep, I’m taking our formal  dining room, down  a few notches...
Girls Night In No. 3 Mother's Day ~ Party in Progress

Girls Night In No. 3 Mother’s Day ~ Party in Progress

A Sweet Event ~ Okay, we’re picking up right where we left off with our ‘Girls Night In’  Mother’s Day… ~ Images Stefanie Knowlton ~  inspired soiree… with gorgeous Rendezvous...
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Falling for Fall in 425 Magazine and an Announcement!

Falling for Fall in 425 Magazine and an Announcement!

Monica Hart via 425 Magazine – Brooke Clark Photography This feature…. The beautiful Autumn Fall Fashion edition of 425 Magazine is making its way into mailboxes and stores shelves and I’m officially Falling for Fall!  In this issue we HIT THE ROAD and take you to the gorgeous fields of Woodinville Lavender as the earthy fall mist sets into the...
Flavored Ice Cubes ~ Coffee, Cocoa and Star Anise

Flavored Ice Cubes ~ Coffee, Cocoa and Star Anise

    It’s a cool afternoon coffee pick me up! Talking about these delicious Coffee, Cocoa and Star Anise flavored ice cubes. Let’s head over to my coffee station for the easy how-to.     This small corner of our kitchen gets me going each and every day. It holds an eclectic mix of coffee...
DIY Summer Entertaining on KING 5!

DIY Summer Entertaining on KING 5!

 Image via KING 5 Seattle Enjoyed sharing DIY Summer entertaining ideas on KING 5 Seattle with the lovely Amanda Grace!    Here’s the easy-breezy  How To. The Summer Essentials:     Set a simple seaside tablescape by layering fun fabrics. I started with a raw linen tablecloth and added an Ikat-like fabric topper. The edges are ...
Roasted Green Beans and Roasted Radishes

Roasted Green Beans and Roasted Radishes

    Eating your veggies  is easy when they taste like this! Here are two quick & simple summer side dishes sure to please! Let’s start with my roasted French Green Beans with Feta and Lemon!      Green beans are sniped, drizzled with olive oil and a good squeeze of lemon then sprinkled with tarragon...
Get the Look! 425 Summer Nights Display at Ben Franklin Crafts and Frames

Get the Look! 425 Summer Nights Display at Ben Franklin Crafts and Frames

Image via 425 Magazine ~ Rachel Coward photo    So excited to partner with Ben Franklin Crafts and Frames Redmond,  On our Summer Nights Entertaining  feature in the 425 Magazine July/August issue!  The DIY beachy shadow box tray, coasters, towel tote, shell frame and more…    Image via 425 Magazine – Rachel Coward photo     ...
Peach Perfect Peach Caprese

Peach Perfect Peach Caprese

  It’s peach season!  If you are looking for a simply delicious  NO COOK summer salad, THIS is it!     It’s my peach caprese salad on skewers. Caprese is a summer classic. Substituting slices of peach  gives this classic a fun and yummy  twist.       I picked up mouthwatering, sweet, ripe white peaches,...
Mini Master Bath Tour

Mini Master Bath Tour

  Pulling back the curtain today on a private place in our home that I don’t normally  reveal. It’s our master bath and I’m taking you on a mini tour. We recently had all of the beautiful stone sanded, cleaned and resealed and  now the master bath is good as new.      Our master...
Summer Nights! 425 Magazine Summer Issue!

Summer Nights! 425 Magazine Summer Issue!

Image via 425 Magazine  - Rachel Coward Photo   It’s the gorgeous 425 Magazine  S u m m e r  issue and it’s jam packed with everything SUMMER!  Now that we’ve put the 4th of July  to bed…It’s time to dive into summer mode -  full throttle! Had SO much fun pulling together this sumptuous...
The Blueberry Mule Cocktail - 4th Sips

The Blueberry Mule Cocktail – 4th Sips

      R E F R E S H  this 4th of July with a cool concoction ~ The Blueberry Mule! It’s packed with fresh market blueberries, chopped  ginger and garden mint. Vodka gives it a spirited kick, fresh lemon juice will make ya pucker and the sparkling water gives it the perfect summer FIZZ....
4th of July DIY on KING 5 LINK!

4th of July DIY on KING 5 LINK!

  Getting up very  early is easy when you get to join the beautiful Joyce Taylor  and the KING 5 Morning News team for a little 4th of July  DIY!   Image via KING 5   A gorgeous Pacific Northwest morning from the rooftop garden of KING 5 in Seattle,  where I shared easy 4th...
DIY 4th of July Tray Tutorial

DIY 4th of July Tray Tutorial

  I’ve been busy creating unconventional  party pieces for the 4th of July! I’m still rocking the good old red, white and blue  but with a twist. Not a flag in sight…yet.  L o v e  Old Glory but I wanted pieces I could keep up, long after the Fourth fireworks fade. Like this fun...
Easy 4th of July Entertaining

Easy 4th of July Entertaining

    It’s 4th TIME  and sparks will fly! Starting to pull together the easy pieces  for 4th of July parties and such. Here’s the thing - I love upping the fun factor for the 4th by turning my everyday objects  into Red, White and Blue GOLD! You can too.     Look around your home and start collecting patriotic...