June 11th, 2014 |

CHIC MERMAID PARTY by WH HOSTESS

mermaid under the sea party by wh hostess

Be inspired by this chic and glamorous under the sea birthday party, featuring designs by WH Hostess, a dessert table by Sweet & Saucy Shop, and amazing decor ideas that will help inspire your mermaid party. [...]

February 6th, 2013 |

Mardi Gras Macarons for Fat Tuesday

mardi gras macarons dessert for fat tuesday

Here in Chicago, Mardi Gras is one of those “wish-we-were-closer-to-celebrate, but-we-are-too-buried-under-the-snow” type of holidays.  It always looks so fun and festive and is something to look forward to during the bleek winter months.  If you are in the mood to celebrate, or just looking for an excuse to throw a themed dinner party, we have ideas [...]

November 17th, 2011 |

TPD Magazine: Pumpkin Macarons

Looking for a fun dessert for Thanksgiving celebrations?  These pumpkin macarons will definitely do the trick.  A recipe developed by Charynn of Two Sugar Babies, and featured exclusively in the holiday issue of The Party Dress Magazine….these macarons are a festive spin on a favorite stand-by, and are definitely worth a try.

Basic Macaron Recipe:

1 cup powdered sugar

3/4 cup [...]