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Taste Of South Tampa Ticket Giveaway

To win 2 tickets to the 10th Annual Taste of South Tampa 2015 event hosted by the South Tampa Chamber of Commerce on April 12th follow these 3 easy steps! 1- follow me on Instagram :: http://www.instagram.com/KraylFunch 2- tag YOUR favorite picture of Tampa using #STCOCtaste + #AnAppealingPlan {picture must appear in your feed for […]

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Chocolate Triple Chip Cookies #cookieswap

If you have been on this site before you may have noticed that desserts, and really sweets in general, are not really my thing. Even in my new book, An Appealing Plan, you only find a handful of dessert recipes in the entire book. Ask me for a reccomendation for a savory tart or a […]

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Books Begin To Ship + Signing Events Announced

Hello Eager Supporters! Thank you so much for your support and patience on this project, it has meant the world to me! After 3 color and cover revisions {much support, several unexpected delays and few tough days} the final book is ready!! I receive a small promotional run to send to publisher, book stores, etc… […]

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Recipe Testers Needed For An Appealing Plan The Book

I am thrilled to be making a dream come true and to be working on my first book which includes tablescapes, floral arrangements, seasonal decorating ideas as well as many recipes. It will feature some of An Appealing Plan’s most popular cocktail and food recipes inspired by my family and mentors as well as my […]

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What is KICKSTARTER? + An Appealing Plan: The Book

For 30 days June 11 to July 11 2014, I will be holding a Kickstarter Campaign to help publish my upcoming book. I have received a few questions about how the program will work and thought that it would be helpful to share information regarding the process, site and how to get involved. If after you read […]

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We Want You! …To Tell Us a Story.

For the last few years An Appealing Plan has provided articles and tips on seasonal entertaining and design solely from the voice of our founder Krayl Funch. We have loved building our community and learning all about your lifestyle goals, dreams and personal way of expressing yourself through entertaining and design. We are honored daily […]

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Celebrate Stylishly With Tiny Prints

Today is the last day to save during Tiny Prints’ best sale of the entire year. Their birthday is this week and from now through March 4 11:59PT, they are giving you the gift of 30% off everything. There has literally never been a better time to order. Tiny Prints is the industry leader when it […]

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Honey Baked Holiday Stress Free Holiday + #Giveaway

Look what arrive in the mail! A gift package from HoneyBaked Ham Company!!! With goodies to help me create a Stress Free Holiday gathering. Williams-Sonoma Hot Chocolate Pot and Hot Chocolate Anthropologie Apron Michael Buble CD – To be Loved Rum Cake Variety Pack HoneyBaked Gift Card “If you’re on the way to a party […]

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Announcement: 21-Day Challenge

Announcing The Appealing Plan 21-Day Challenge. This challenge is not about getting better abs, eating strange looking foods or attracting more money {disclaimer: challenge results may vary}. It is about re-connecting or perhaps creating new connections with friends, family, neighbors, clients and the list goes on. It’s about creating situations and environments where you feel […]

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4 Years and You Are Invited to Celebrate!

In one month I will celebrate my 4 year anniversary of my move to Tampa, Florida. FOUR YEARS. F-O-U-R YEARS! I honestly feel as though it was only a few months ago that I starting packing up my home, choosing which set of dishes would stay {ironically leaving my favorite white ones in New Hope…} […]

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Mother’s Day history and a gift for mom!

The idea for a “Mother’s Day” is credited by some to Julia Ward Howe (1872) and by others to Anna Jarvis (1907), who both suggested a holiday dedicated to a day of peace. Many individual states celebrated Mother’s Day by 1911, but it was not until Wilson lobbied Congress in 1914 that Mother’s Day was […]

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Upcoming Event. Party Preppin’: Early Spring Entertaining

WHAT? PARTY PREPPIN’ CLASS: EARLY SPRING ENTERTAINING Join our founder, Home & Event Stylist, Krayl Funch, as she discusses four creative approaches to seasonally setting your table for Early Spring Entertaining. WHY? From celebrating family celebrations filled with faith, Passover and Easter, to honoring Mom in May, Spring is packed with entertaining opportunities. If you […]

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An Appealing Plan ABC Action News Eco Fest 2013 (2)

ABC Action News Segment to Support Eco Fest 2013

    Krayl Funch of An Appealing Plan and Brian Potts of Porchside Coffee, were in the ABC Action News Studio to help support the upcoming Eco Fest 2013 on the Learning Gate Community School campus.   As mentioned in the short video there will be family activities and workshops throughout the day. For the second year An […]

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Tiny Prints Cyber Week Sale!

It’s time to buy your holiday cards, invitations, and more. Just in time for the season, Tiny Prints is offering 30% off everything on their site. Custom holiday cards, Christmas cards, Hanukkah cards, holiday party invitations, custom photo gifts…you name it, it’s on sale for two days, today, Monday November 26 and tomorrow, Tuesday November […]

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Make A Grand Entrance by An Appealing Plan

Make a grand Entrance this Season.

Your entranceway is the first impression of your home or business to a guest or client. Your home may be lovely beyond the front porch or center hall but that first impression is already made. Or perhaps they make inside and forget the pots of dying plants and faded past season decorations for a few […]

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The Twitter #GardenPartyChat Launch!

Beginning on Wednesday June 13th at 8 PM EST An Appealing Plan will host a twitter chat party under the hashtag #GardenPartyChat. Each week we will be discussing gardens, parties, lifestyle and infused beverages. So grab something to sip and come chat with us! Follow @AnAppealingPlan + @GardenPartyChat on Twitter Want to Learn More about twitter […]

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When Garden Containers, Design and Parties Go Bad

Whether is it for a garden project, home or event design, we all have good intentions, but then sometimes….things don’t turn out as expected. Believe me, I see it all the time around my neighborhood and on my travels. CASE #1: You carefully put together a beautiful garden containers to place near your home or business entranceway or pool […]

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