Re: New Years Resolutions- It’s Never Too Late

F.Scott Fitzgerald quote - It's never too late.... on www.CourtneyPrice.com

I have no idea what the broader context of this quote was, but it seems appropriate for this time of year as we reflect on the past and plan for the upcoming year. Wishing all of you a healthy, happy, prosperous 2015, and I would like to thank you for your support this year. Cheers! xxc

Christmas Traditions

Santa deserves MORE than a glass of milk~  on www.CourtneyPrice.com

Wishing you a Merry Christmas with your loved ones. I don’t know about you, but I think Santa might deserve something a little heartier than milk after endless stops that involve assembling complicated toys, the stress of NOT tracking fireplace ashes into homes, staying on schedule, and keeping warm. After all, we DO want him to feel very comfortable and welcome around here~ that’s our tradition anyway. [Read more…]

New Orleans’ Cafe Du Monde- Past and Future (Expansion Rumors!)

Cafe Du Monde's  Beignets & Coffee - and expansion rumors on www.CourtneyPrice.comWhat is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of New Orleans? For many it is Cafe Du Monde’s glorious beignets and coffee.  No trip to New Orleans is complete without a stop to this food mecca. The copycat places of similar names have nothing on the real deal… and [Read more…]

The Gift of Books

Gift Of Books- recommendations on www.CourtneyPrice.com

Books make lovely gifts. Perfect for the holiday party hosts/hostesses, friends and family, they can be personal and thoughtful gestures that also dress up a cocktail table when not being read.  The other bonus is that Amazon can rally and get these to you in time for the big day (and at better than retail prices)… I am sharing a list of recommended books with links for rapid shopping. Stress free shopping makes for happy holidays! Most of these I have reviewed in previous posts, so additional links are provided for [Read more…]

Photo Tips for the Holidays

Holiday Cocktail- and PHOTO TIPS on www.CourtneyPrice.com

I titled this Photo Tips For The HOLIDAYS, but today’s pointers are brilliant for everyday use. I polled some of the photographers I admire, who graciously shared a tip that might benefit the rest of us. We can make our holiday memories all the better with a few insights from photographers who automatically think on a higher plane.  These people effortlessly think like a camera, in terms of the 2-D photo rather than the 3-D world in which they stand at that moment- knowing how and what to adjust in advance. May their talents transfer to us, via the following photo tips… [Read more…]