simple way to remove stains from your vintage china

restoring vintage china: simple & quick way to remove stains

post updated 12-04-16 I found gorgeous set of Homer Laughlin Virginia Rose china. It's beautiful, but the staining on some of the pieces detracts from how pretty it is. I saw a post by A Southern Vintage Table, and I owe her a huge thank you! She has some great cleaning tips, and a post … Continue reading restoring vintage china: simple & quick way to remove stains

recipe to make your own coffee liquer kahlua for your holiday party

coffee liqueur kahlua recipe for your holiday cocktail party

I hope you had a fabulous Thanksgiving with friends, or friends and family! We officially have a new Thanksgiving tradition; we hooked up our lil vintage trailer, drove that whole mile to the beach and set up the dinner table at Huntington Beach State Beach parking lot to enjoy our Thanksgiving dinner. We have one big … Continue reading coffee liqueur kahlua recipe for your holiday cocktail party

barware for hosting a kitschy tiki party

The main ingredient to hosting a tiki cocktail party is rum, lots of varieties and lots-of-rum. Then there is the spectacularly kitschy vintage barware, dishes & decor. I sprint for vintage tiki anything at estate sales. To the "Godfather" of Tiki, Ernest Gnatt aka Donn Beach aka Don the Beachcomber, we thank you!

kickapoo joy juice – illicit hooch cocktail recipe

            It's surprising how busy I've been since going full time with Atomic Hostess, all in a very good way! We can see the vintage kitchenware dissipate from the living room, listings are going up on the sites, furniture is being refurbished - all very good stuff. I have been meaning to write this … Continue reading kickapoo joy juice – illicit hooch cocktail recipe