Entertaining Ideas

Derby Days

Each May on the first Saturday, crowds gather and there are parties galore to celebrate the “Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports”…the Kentucky Derby!  Whether or not you follow horse racing throughout the year, the Derby is something everyone can get excited about–whats not to love about a thrilling race?  But the Derby is also so much more than a race, so pick your favorite pony and mix up a julep because a fabulous party is something we can all root for!


JJ Keras Lifestyle | Kentucky Derby Party

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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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