the son of the original "ozzie" ~ ozzie and harriet nelson's son ricky ~ you may know this song....or not

Ricky Nelson singing "Garden Party" in a 1985 concert. This song was written after he appeared at Madison Square Garden and captures what happened and his realizations.

Ricky Nelson - Garden Party 1985  Poor Ricky

"Stairway to Heaven" is a song by the English rock band Led Zeppelin. It was composed by guitarist Jimmy Page and vocalist Robert Plant for the band's fourth.

Ricky Nelson - Garden Party  (You gotta admit . . . Ricky Nelson is one PRETTY face!)

From 1972 - here's Rick Nelson with his last pop hit 'Garden Party.' Rick died in a plane crash in In Rick Nelson was posthumously inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame—an honor no other former child actor has yet achieved.

When I was a kid we use to sing a song church called bloom where you're planted (google it), which might be appropriate in this setting, vs thank you, and I think the gift is adorable

"Bloom" Luncheon theme: Small pot with seeds and a flower cookie for the party favors. Nice idea for volunteer appreciation lunch.

Ricky this song :) "Ya can't please everyone, so you've got to please yourself" :)

Ricky Nelson: "Ya Can't Please Everyone, So You've Got to Please Yourself." Written after a concert (I believe, Madison Square Garden, NY) where he was disenchanted that the fans only wanted to hear his "oldies," and not his latest music.

Downton Abbey

Downton style: the sisters. Lady Sybil Crawley, Lady Edith Crawley, and Lady Mary Crawley. Played by Jessica Brown Findlay, Laura Carmichael, and Michelle Dockery.

So pretty

Outdoor-entertaining inspiration via Ralph Lauren: Candlelight and chandeliers create an elegant ambiance for a formal affair.

Matthew, Gunnar, and Sam Nelson "Garden Party"

Matthew, Gunnar, and Sam Nelson "Garden Party" A tribute and honor of their father Rick Ricky Nelson! Wow I am impressed.

beautiful <3

Creating the Look of Casual Elegance

Lovely outdoor table setting, under a tree with vintage birdcages. So romantic. Would make a great 'sweetheart' table setting for romantic proposal!