Labor Day with The Party Goddess!
Labor Day is a national holiday to honor workers and day laborers for all of their efforts. For many, this special holiday is also a symbolic end of summer. Let me, The Party Goddess! show you how to create a Labor Day celebration that everyone will enjoy! FACTS & FIGURES: * In 1882, Peter McGuire, an Irish-American cabinetmaker and pioneer unionist proposed a day dedicated to the American industry worker. * In 1887, Oregon became the first state to make Labor Day a legal holiday. * In 1894, President Grover Cleveland signed the bill to designate the first Monday in September as Labor Day. * Forms of celebration include parades, picnics, barbecues, fireworks displays, water sports, and public art events. * Labor Day marks the beginning of the NFL and […]
The Party Goddess!
Here are some fabulous photos from one of our summer outdoor parties… from a fab photographer Jen O’Sullivan.
Goddess of the Week – Antoinette Robinson!
Our Goddess of the Week is event planner Antoinette Robinson! This week, celebrity event planner Marley Majcher picked Antoinette Robinson as the featured Goddess of the Week! Our Goddess this week is a full service event planner who broke out of traditional employment to harness her dreams of entrepreneurship. Antoinette shares some fantastic advice for fellow women business-owners and inspiration for those who haven’t quite taken the leap yet. Antoinette Robinson had some GREAT answers to her questions! My favorite is her answer to this one: #4 – Question: “Which tv character is your personality closest to?” And Antoinette Robinson’s Answer Is…: “Wendy Williams and Kimora Lee Simmons – couldn’t have chosen just one!” Who would your Goddess of the Week be? Be sure to tell us in the comments below! Can’t get […]
Make Your Party Fabulous!
You don’t have to break the bank to impress guests at your next event. Guests stay at a party if they feel comfortable, relaxed, and social. The secret of a fabulous event is to spend your budget where it will most ple ase the people you’ve invited to attend. So, for example, if you’ve chosen an outdoor venue and it’s sweltering outside, then a $10 fan may be a bigger hit than the newest trend in uplighting. Keeping the guests’ experience in mind throughout your planning will ensure that your party ends up fabulous! ** Pick a Theme – Choosing a theme based on color, concept, or just what kind of atmosphere you want to achieve, will help give your party focus and provide inspiration for deciding on the rest […]
Celebrity Event Planner’s Goddess of the Week – Clarisse Fourmeaux Kostrzewski!
Celebrity Event Planner Marley Majcher’s Featured Goddess of the Week – Clarisse Fourmeaux Kostrzewski! Our Goddess of the Week is Clarisse Fourmeaux Kostrzewski! She is the founder and CEO of The Right Blend. For over a decade, The Right Blend’s founder and CEO Clarisse F. Kostrzewski has been sharing her knowledge, experience, and passion about wine. She takes great satisfaction in seeing people experience that first spark, that instant when they discover a deeper connection with wine. “I love everything about what we do,” she says, “and my favorite part is seeing the moment when someone really ‘gets’ wine.” They say one glass of wine is good for you, but they never said how many times to fill it… Let’s be honest, there’s no better fruit salad than a glass of […]
Events with a Purpose
I can’t say that sometimes it’s not a challenge, but it’s really not too difficult to make sure that an event is going to be FUN! But what about if you have more in mind for you next event than just showing everyone a good time? Here are 4 easy tips to use when planning an event with a purpose! 1. Give yourself plenty of time to plan. Bigger events can take up to a year to plan and smaller ones will at least need a few months. If you’re working with other people and organizations to make the event happen, add a little more time through out the planning to collaborate and compare to-do lists. 2. Pick your purpose. There are lots of reasons to gather peeps together – […]