Entertaining Ideas

A Cinco de Mayo Celebration…Ole!

Hola!  Gather your best amigos for a fabulous fiesta because it’s Cinco de Mayo!  Cinco de May (or, the fifth of May) is a Mexican holiday commemorating Mexico’s victory over the French in 1862.  But for many Americans, the day is associated with celebrating Mexican-American culture…and food!

This year, I was so excited to be able to spend the day celebrating in Chicago with the WCIU Crew–click HERE to catch some of my favorite entertaining tips and recipes for hosting your own south-of-the-border fiesta.

JJ Keras Lifestyle | A Cinco de Mayo Celebration

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Happy Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Whether your mother loves fashion, being pampered, or indulging in a sweet treat, make sure and let her know how much she is valued and appreciated this Mother’s Day!  We’ve rounded up some great gift options that are sure to put a smile on her face–they’re the perfect way to say “Thank You” for everything she is and all that she tirelessly does!

JJ Keras Lifestyle | Mother's Day

Click HERE to watch JJ chat about her gift picks on WREG Live@9!

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And the Oscar goes to…

Awards shows, like the Oscars are infinitely more fun to watch with friends–after all, playing “red carpet fashion police” is much more entertaining with your girlfriends!  So send out the last minute e-mail or group text and plan your own last-minute soiree with these super simple and festive ideas!


Click HERE to watch JJ on NBC New York Live.

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