entertaining

DIY Pumpkin Spiced Latte & Thanksgiving Treats

Wow! You guys really love your Pumpkin Spiced Lattes!! Yesterday, I showed a recipe on Cityline and I have been swamped with requests for the recipe! Well, ask and you shall receive! I hope you all enjoy!! Here is the link to the whole segment so you can see the other DIY Thanksgiving desert ideas I […]

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Spring Summer Preview at HomeSense

Spring is officially here! Okay, maybe it isn’t feeling like Spring just yet, but it IS coming! I recently got a peek at the pretty things heading to HomeSense this season. It all looks great and I want to share some off my favourites, so you can all start planning your warm weather decor! Enjoy! ~ Shoana […]

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Classic Mojito

Happy Friday!! Continuing the with Cityline.ca series “Shoana’s 60 Second Cocktails” this week’s cocktail is the Cuban Mojito. You can’t go wrong with this classic cocktail. It can be made to suit every taste. For example, add extra sugar for those with a sweet tooth and a little less for those people who are sweet enough. Cheers! […]

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Caprioska… Here I Come!

It’s week number 4 of the Cityline.ca summertime series called “Shoana’s 60 Second Cocktails”. This week’s cocktail is super easy and is made for sipping on a slow, hot day. Cheers! ~ Shoana [brightcove exp3=1753810288001&vid=2577347873001] Caprioska  1 whole, quartered lime 1 teaspoon brown sugar 1.5 oz vodka Lots of crushed ice Some soda water Directions […]

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Cool Melon Cocktail

Are you ready for the weekend? I sure am!! Here is the second cocktail in the summer series that I am doing with Cityline.ca called “Shoana’s 60 Second Cocktails”. Why not give it a try… it is SUPER easy to make! Cheers! ~ Shoana [brightcove exp3=1753810288001&vid=2553565498001] Click here to see the video on Cityline.ca!! Cool melon […]

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Lemonade Bar

Are you entertaining this summer? Why not kick it up a notch and add a lemonade bar for your guests? It is easy to do and can have a lot of impact. Let guests create their own concoction and discover some new flavours along the way!  ~ Shoana [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ga8Wds-tggY&w=560&h=315]

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Summertime Tips with Shoppers Drug Mart

Summer is here, yay!! I teamed up with Glow Magazine and Shoppers Drug Mart this season to pass on some of my tips for getting ready this summer! Take a peek! ~ Shoana Summer Beauty [youtube=http://youtu.be/IJbDiDHkUMo] Summer Road Trip [youtube=http://youtu.be/7zlcA2XEohA] Outdoor Entertaining http://youtu.be/aJFW4Cjf-Jw Here is the link to Glow Magazine: http://glow.shoppersdrugmart.ca/articles/get-ready-for-summer-tips-from-shoana-jensen

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PC Home… For the Holidays

Seeing that my last post about the holiday goodies from HomeSense was such a hit, I wanted to share another holiday sneak peak I was lucky enough to be invited to;  PC Home. Most of us know about the great offerings from the gang at Loblaws/Superstores. But, this year was truly fantastic! I absolutely fell […]

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Colour Block Your Party

I recently did a segment on Breakfast Television Toronto that highlighted the use of colour blocking for your summer entertaining.  For those who missed the segment, I thought that I would share all of the details here. It can be hard to come up with original entertaining ideas that are cute, but don’t add a […]

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