February 23rd, 2010 |
I think one of the cutest trends right now is giving any party theme a vintage twist. And to really make a party shine, don’t forget all of the fun details:
The invitation sets the mood for this classic school-themed baby shower. Pencils, chalkboards, and tons of letters are an absolute must! Also, try experimenting [...]
February 11th, 2010 |
The very talented ladies behind Scissors.Paper.Cake ( a collaboration between Naomi from Hello Naomi, and Nathalie from Imprintables) just sent me this darling dessert table they did for a baptism this past weekend. It’s full of pretty, pink, innocent details, and tons of bite size desserts (perfect for serving a crowd!). These ideas would be darling [...]
February 9th, 2010 |
If you are still searching for a sweet recipe to make for Valentine’s Day, Better Homes and Gardens has tons of ideas! Here are a few of my favorites: Chocolate pistachio heart cookies, tiny raspberry cheesecake tarts, red velvet cupcakes, sparkling sorbet floats, cherry baby cakes, and a chocolate cherry stack cake.
February 9th, 2010 |
What better party to start out with than this bridal shower that I planned with a LOVE theme. It’s perfect for the week of Valentine’s Day in case you need any last minute ideas: mini cupcakes and mini desserts, roses, and heart shaped chocolate suckers. I look forward to bringing you more inspiring posts in the [...]
February 3rd, 2010 |
The snow here in Chicago has me dreaming of the parties I will throw this summer in my new backyard. Top of my list?! A lemonade lunch. Totally inspired by this table setting created by Sharnel in Australia (it is summer there….), here are a few things that I would include:
January 15th, 2010 |
I’m drooling. Literally. I came across this A-M-A-Z-I-N-G cheese dessert table from Sunday Suppers today, and I just couldn’t wait until Monday to share this with you! I love how tastefully done this is – from the cheese cloth tablecloth, to the simple white pedestals and glass cloches – it’s simple and sophisticated. Not to mention [...]
January 5th, 2010 |
Once the holidays are over and the Christmas decorations come down, I absolutely crave Spring! A clean, fresh-looking space, vases of Spring flowers throughout my house, and I immediately start thinking about any Spring parties I may be hosting. With summer weddings so popular, Spring is a busy time of [...]
December 7th, 2009 |
Christmas cookies are one of my favorite parts of the Holiday season! I like to make all different kinds and box them up to give as gifts to my friends and family. Always in search of new recipes to update my assortment, I have come across a few new recipes that I [...]
December 2nd, 2009 |
I love this theme. It’s fresh and pretty, perfect for a baby shower or a bridal shower. I know it’s been done before, but I have a few ideas to share with you today that I think give it a whole new look.
The bird’s nest invitation from Tiny Prints offers a modern, yet playful [...]
November 12th, 2009 |
Okay…I have been holding back Holiday ideas for weeks now! But, what can I say?! I’m a planner, and if you are anything like me, you are already plotting out your Christmas decorations and party plans…..so better to see these ideas sooner rather than later, right?
This is one of my [...]