Patriotic Party {Local Entrepreneur: Down Emery Lane}

Part of the fun at LocalLove805 is meeting new people with similar interests and discovering new local businesses. We recently discovered Down Emery Lane, a local party planning business and service based in the 805 area. The founder, Jaclyn, reached out to us recently to share her story (as well as some adorable ideas for throwing a… Continue reading

Five Friday Faves {This Week’s Edition}

1. Last weekend Hayley helped throw the cutest DIY baby shower for Nicole (who’s expecting a baby boy this August!).  You’ll want to check out her post on how to create the perfect DIY baby shower without losing your mind {because we all know DIY events can be a bit overwhelming thanks to Pinterest!}.2. Four Seasons… Continue reading

DIY Dinner Party on a Dime {Keep it Casual}

I love having dinner parties, both low-key and fancy — but, dietary restrictions and preferences often leave me scratching my head about what to make. My favorite solution often includes something that can be customizable by each attendee, and given my current pregnancy cravings for Mexican food (okay, can’t blame it on the baby… I’m always craving Mexican… Continue reading