Hi.

Welcome to The New Hostess! My name is Lucy.

 I love to document my adventures in food, entertaining, home design, and travel. 

I created this site with the hopes of inspiring everyday tastemakers by posting easy recipes and entertaining ideas. I hope you enjoy!

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4 Valentine Decoration Ideas Under $15

4 Valentine Decoration Ideas Under $15

Although it seems like it comes and goes so quickly, I love adding a little pink to the apartment leading up to my favorite holiday. :)

This Conversation Heart Garland adds a little festive touch to a simple rectangular hurricane that anchors our living room bookshelf.

This Conversation Heart Garland adds a little festive touch to a simple rectangular hurricane that anchors our living room bookshelf.

White roses from the corner bodega are elegant and understated addition to our kitchen table. 

White roses from the corner bodega are elegant and understated addition to our kitchen table. 

The sweetest Heart Tea Lights and Votive Candle Holders from Crate & Barrel brighten the mirrored side table.

The sweetest Heart Tea Lights and Votive Candle Holders from Crate & Barrel brighten the mirrored side table.

These Heart Copper Lights light up our branch "tree."

These Heart Copper Lights light up our branch "tree."

Oven-Baked Spicy Maple Chicken Wings

Oven-Baked Spicy Maple Chicken Wings

San Sebastián

San Sebastián