December 30th, 2009 |
It’s no secret that I am a sucker for both plaid and cupcakes. So it’s no surprise that this idea from Southern Living literally made my head spin with ideas!
Although tartan plaid is typically associated with Christmas, I think you can use it all winter long. It’s the perfect accent to transition your home from Christmas [...]
December 28th, 2009 |
Today is my father’s birthday (Happy Birthday, Dad!)….and I can’t think of anything he loves more than chocolate chip cookies! I came across this idea for a cookie dessert bar….and I just think it’s the best thing since sliced bread! Perfect for a birthday party or a wedding…..add in some milkshake shooters, [...]
November 13th, 2009 |
Okay, ladies….do I have a party to share with you today! This party was created by a woman named Christine for her son’s 1st birthday. Christine’s words really give you a feel for the day and her planning process, so without further ado…..
“I wanted to give my Aidan the world for his [...]
October 14th, 2009 |
I am always on the look-out for gender-neutral baby shower themes, and as you can tell, I love putting a sophisticated spin on them. I think it’s important to remember that the shower may be celebrating the upcoming arrival of a baby, but it is also in honor of the mom-to-be…..so it’s important to [...]
October 12th, 2009 |
Halloween isn’t just for kids! It’s a great opportunity to gather all of your adult friends for a festive cocktail party. To keep the event looking more mature than child-like, set the tone with a black and white theme, add in a little sparkle, a special cocktail….and you have a party that will have [...]
September 29th, 2009 |
LOVE this idea from brightideas.com…..darling for a little girl’s birthday party!
1 box (18.25 oz.) yellow cake mix
3 cups prepared vanilla frosting
48 pieces thin pretzels twists
¼ cup pink decorating sugar
1 ½ cups M&M’S® Brand Chocolate Candies
¼ cup M&M’S® Brand Peanut Chocolate Candies
3 strands licorice laces
Green food coloring
24 paper cupcake liners
2 sheet pans
1. Preheat oven [...]
September 16th, 2009 |
When planning your wedding, consider thinking outside of the box when it comes to thanking your bridesmaids for their support during the planning process. I suggest hosting a Bridesmaid Luncheon the week prior to the wedding – an event that is full of pretty things, kind words of appreciation, and some quality girl-time before the big [...]
August 17th, 2009 |
If you are throwing a baby shower for a woman that is ALL girl – this idea is for you! Pretty, pink, and full of polka dots and flowers!
I love this invitation from Minted! It fits in perfectly with our girly pink theme….but would also be adorable for a cupcake [...]
August 13th, 2009 |
This baby shower was featured yesterday over at the F-A-B-U-L-O-U-S Project Nursery….it was my first “contributor” post for them! So exciting! But, this baby shower turned out so cute….I had to share it with you too!
When throwing a baby shower for a woman expecting twins, take inspiration from Noah’s Arc! [...]
July 27th, 2009 |
It’s no secret that I absolutely L-O-V-E dessert! Chocolate, cookies, candy…..and tarts……lots, and lots of tarts! So I am pretty much obsessed with this idea….I can’t wait to have a party just to try it out!
Instead of making one large tart to serve as dessert to your guests, set up a “make-your-own-tart” dessert bar.
What type of [...]