A little TGIF reminder to my business ladies.

Never get so busy making a living, that you forget to make a life. Be sure to enjoy this weekend and appreciate the life you are creating. ~ krayl

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Show Your Valentine Some Tablescape Love!

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY!   Valentines Day is more than just about a romantic dinner. Show the ones you love, how much you care for them at each meal of the day. These tablescape inspiration work for breakfast, lunch and dinner. BREAKFAST Start the day off right. A DIY “Be Mine” note card placed on a […]

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A Romantic Table For Two Please {#SundaySupper}

Creating a romantic tablescape for Valentines Day Dinner, Breakfast or Lunch can be easy.  Using your standard white plates and the addition of a few items from your local craft store your table will be ready in no time. WHAT YOU WILL NEED: * White Dinner Plate x 2 * White Salad or Accent Plate […]

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10 Tips For A Winning Superbowl Buffet

Super Bowl entertaining is just hours away, you have probably have already invited guests and planned your menu, or perhaps you just decided to have guests over moments ago. Whichever the case may be, the below tips are sure to make you an MVP Host. Actually watching the big game is only half the fun.  […]

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Ready for the Game Day? A Few Favorite Super Bowl Recipe Finds.

Attend a Game Day Gathering and 90% chance there will be Chicken wings  on the menu. Try this recipe spotted on The Daily Meal for high flavor, low fat version with out the guilt by Tosca Rena. Ultimate Baked Artichoke And Spinach Dip spotted on Huffington Post by chef and food blogger Jennifer Segal of Once Upon […]

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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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Hosting a Brunch Gathering? Consider this Farro Salad Recipe.

Hosting a brunch for friends and family can be an easy way to start entertaining at home. Expectations are usually not as high when compared to a dinner gathering and the overall feel can be anywhere from casual to formal, it is up to you! Consider serving a variety of hot and cold items that […]

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Easy Entertaining. Cheese Fondue for Two or Ten.

Entertaining. One simple word can create anxiety in some and joy in others. If you are in the first group, easy to follow recipes and simple tablescapes are your BFF. The below Recipe Teaser for Cheese Fondue falls in both categories; tastes great and will impress all your guests. {even if it is just your […]

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Valentine’s Day is almost here. Tiny Prints has the cutest Valentine’s Day Cards for You.

Valentine’s Day is almost here! If you have children in elementary school, you need to check out Tiny Prints’ Classroom Valentines.   If you are not familiar with Tiny Prints, these are the best cards you can buy.  And you can completely customize with your child’s pictures, your own text, and text and fonts that […]

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French Bistro Chairs. Decorative tile. Paris Cafe. #AnAppealingPlan

Need More Paris?: Bistro Chairs

After searching images of Paris markets, gardens and cafes for Mondays Post “Weekend In Paris”, as well as continuing research for a clients French inspired restaurant patio {photos to come soon}, I needed to see more! More gardens, more markets, more chairs… So I have dedicated the next few posts to dreaming of a trip to […]

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