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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Lemon Chive Butter

Lemon Chive Butter

    So many cha cha chive blossoms in our kitchen garden right now…SO little time. What’s a girl to do but make lemony chive butter! It’s delish on crusty bread or baked potatoes and it’s seriously simple and so PRETTY! How can you possibly let these yummy blooms go to waste?     Here’s...
Cinco de Mayo Cigar Box Flower Centerpiece

Cinco de Mayo Cigar Box Flower Centerpiece

  I love old cigar boxes not for the cigars mind you {I don’t smoke} but for the chance to repurpose them into cool colorful flower containers! The bright artwork is perfect for a Cinco de Mayo centerpiece!     Here’s what you’ll need: A  few small bunches of market flowers cut short,  small plastic cups and...
DIY Fresh Flower Magnets

DIY Fresh Flower Magnets

  I’m always looking for a super simple and economical way to create some fabulous FLOWER POWER! {I’m such a petal pusher!} These DIY FRESH flower magnets are perfect! They are pretty and showy and you don’t need many blooms to get the job done!  All you need: fresh flowers small craft store magnets  metal stand...
Cinco de Mayo!

Cinco de Mayo!

  All Images – Stefanie Knowlton Photography   It’s Fiesta  time! Well almost… Why not get an early start on your Cinco de Mayo celebration?  Teamed up with talented photographer Stefanie Knowlton on this one! Thank you Stefanie!!       Okay, we get it…for some, Cinco de Mayo is an easy excuse to kick back a killer margarita and...
Fresh Spring Decor Style Update in a Few Easy Pieces

Fresh Spring Decor Style Update in a Few Easy Pieces

  Loving the whole West Elm geo tile vibe…inspired by traditional mosaic tiles! I was searching for a little color PUNCH and this is the prefect style update for my vibrant & fun spring look! Just look at that mouthwatering melon hue!     I picked up a few of the pretty West Elm pillow covers…...
Easter Countdown on KING 5 - Easy Easter DIY to try!

Easter Countdown on KING 5 – Easy Easter DIY to try!

Easy Easter Ideas  Image via KING 5   If you’re on the hunt for some last minute Easter inspiration…there’s still time to energize your Easter gathering and get crafty!     Image via King 5 Morning News   Had so much fun putting Easter on parade on KING 5 Morning News yesterday!  {Check out our Easter entertaining...
Savvy Spring Bar Cart Style - Weekend Vibes

Savvy Spring Bar Cart Style – Weekend Vibes

  It’s the WEEKEND & the cocktail flag will be up! Time to give my Target bar cart some savvy  style!   I pulled together a few of my favorite things and now my bar cart has some serious weekend game!     I stocked it with bubbles, berries & gin,  ALL in a gorgeous gold...
Lemony Chicken Pasta with Rosemary & Truffle

Lemony Chicken Pasta with Rosemary & Truffle

  If you are looking for a quick & delish bistro style  dish, Here it is!  SNAP!     It’s a  creamy & lemony fresh pasta with parm, truffle oil and torn pieces of grilled lemon-rosemary chicken.     Okay, sounds a little complicated but it is so NOT! It’s just a bit of  a dance...
Healthy Take on the Shamrock Shake - Shamrock Smoothie

Healthy Take on the Shamrock Shake – Shamrock Smoothie

  Okay, I’ll admit to having a few shamrock shakes  in my day! If you want to go ‘green’  this St. Patrick’s Day ~ here’s a healthy alternative with my Shamrock Smoothie!     It’s just: 1 cup low fat Greek yogurt 1/2 a cup coconut water A few sprigs of fresh mint A small handful of...
Late Last Week THIS Happened! ~ Garden Party Shoot for 425 Magazine

Late Last Week THIS Happened! ~ Garden Party Shoot for 425 Magazine

  A pretty little Garden Party  shoot for 425 Magazine!      This fresh photo shoot with the fab Brooke Clark  of Studio B Portraits {Can’t wait to see her pics!!}  just may have you GREEN with garden envy :)  but it will be SO simple for you to recreate in your OWN garden! Our 425 garden shoot...
My Spring Crush Reveal ~ Spring Brunch in 425 Magazine

My Spring Crush Reveal ~ Spring Brunch in 425 Magazine

Spring Crush with Monica Hart via 425 Magazine ~ Brooke Clark Photography    Oh my! Just drink in the color! Yes, it’s a juicy spring EXPLOSION of color & flavor in the current issue of 425 Magazine! Thank you 425!   The pretty pages showcase fresh  NORTHWEST spring flavors!  {Hint: If you are a subscriber  you...
Cocktail Corner ~ Gin & Mint Fizz

Cocktail Corner ~ Gin & Mint Fizz

  Who knew? I’m a Gin girl! A discovery made on a recent trip to New Orleans for Mardi Gras! { I shared a few fun pics on my INSTAGRAM! }   The Mr. and I slid into the Sazerac Bar at the Grand Roosevelt hotel and something along the lines of THIS  happened, minus...