Green Door Hospitality

Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Wedding Tree Planting Ceremony

Happy Earth Day everyone!!  ‘L’ and I got married almost a year ago in our backyard in a small and quaint ceremony.  We love gardening and we are also work … Continue reading

April 22, 2013 · 44 Comments

Holiday Entertaining – Spring Edition: St. Patrick’s Day

This Sunday is St. Patrick’s Day and I thought it would be fun to share some tablescape options for when you entertain the ‘Luck of the Irish’.  This is a … Continue reading

March 15, 2013 · 28 Comments

Winter Tablescapes — Icy Blue

Blue is a perfect color for your winter tablescapes when entertaining in January.  The icy coolness of the hue helps mirror the beauty found in a frosty morning.  Below are … Continue reading

January 10, 2013 · 28 Comments

Winter Tablescapes –White Wonderland

The holidays are over.  And while for some that might mean a hiatus from entertaining, for others January is the perfect opportunity to get together with friends and family without … Continue reading

January 8, 2013 · 18 Comments

Post-Holiday Happiness

I hope those that celebrate it, had a safe and happy Christmas!  Here at the household of the Green Door, we had a wonderful holiday filled with food, card games, … Continue reading

December 27, 2012 · 6 Comments

Deck The Halls: Evergreen Mantle

Somehow the phrase “And the stockings were hung by the entertainment center with care” never made it into the song.  Alas, we do not have a fireplace in this house… … Continue reading

December 11, 2012 · 12 Comments

Holiday Entertaining – Winter Edition: Dazzling Gold and Ruby Tablescape

Sometimes you just want to get dressed up… put on your favorite party outfit and get dressed up to the nines.  Tables feel like that too.  And during the holidays, … Continue reading

December 10, 2012 · 7 Comments

Holiday Entertaining — Winter Edition: Evergreen, Currant, and Copper Tablescape

For this winter tablescape I incorporated a color scheme of currant and copper with evergreen.  Visually, this tablescape provides many height layers.  For the runner I utilized a piece of … Continue reading

December 8, 2012 · 6 Comments

Holiday Entertaining – Winter Edition: Snowflakes, Pears, and Pine Tablescape

I wanted to create a fun and festive tablescape for some lunchtime entertaining that we did this past weekend.  Despite being lunch, I still wanted there to be an elegant … Continue reading

December 4, 2012 · 10 Comments

Deck The Halls Part 2

Happy Monday!  This weekend we finished up the holiday decorating and got the tree up.  Now the only thing left is the outside lights.

December 3, 2012 · 15 Comments