Host a Boo Breakfast Ghost Party this Halloween for the Kids!
Fall Pumpkin Tablescape by Party Blogger
How to make pumpkin pie cupcakes
homemade cinnamon simple syrup

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Host a Boo Breakfast Ghost Party this Halloween for the Kids!

Host a Cute Ghost-Themed Halloween Breakfast!

I'm so excited that Halloween month is arriving this week. Break out the ghoulish decorations, freakishly fabulous foods, and spooktacular party ideas like this one! It's a Ghost Halloween Breakfast Party! If you're gathering up your little ghouls this year for a playdate, school party, or just an at-home family breakfast, give it some cute "ghost touches" and of course, my favorite color scheme - black and white touches with some Halloween … { read more }

Fall Pumpkin Tablescape by Party Blogger

5 Tips for Effortless Entertaining: Dinner Party Style

Throwing a dinner party might seem like a daunting task. How can I make it look amazing without spending a million dollar or a million hours? Can I even still enjoy the party while preparing food and playing hostess? Never fear! I'm sharing 5 Tips for Effortless Entertaining: Dinner Party Style with you today so you'll feel party ready in no time. I often find that a few simple tips in your "back pocket" are all you need to take the stress and … { read more }

Top 10 Mini Pumpkin Desserts!

Top 10 Mini Pumpkin Desserts

As soon as there is the slightest crisp in the air, we start craving the flavors of fall. Our favorite, of course, is pumpkin so we thought we'd share our favorite mini pumpkin desserts! What's better than mini desserts? They're so cute, fun and somehow make us feel like we're not over indulging! We've picked mini versions of everything from traditional staples, like Pumpkin Pie, to fun and fresh ideas, like Courtney's Mini Pumpkin Cookies (with … { read more }

Layer BBQ in mini martini glasses for a fancy twist on this classic comfort!

I’m So Fancy: Layered Mini Martini BBQ

Why must fancy food always be so fussy? Caviar. Balsamic vinaigrette infused with white truffles. Marinated Olives with Fennel. I could go on. Those are all nice, but sometimes you just want to eat your regular ol' crowd-pleasing BBQ! Growing up in Texas as a baby then the Carolinas through high school and now Tennessee, I've had my fair share of barbecue. From football games to school events and family dinners to easy lunches, BBQ is always a … { read more }


Party Feature: Preppy Lemon Bridal Shower

Hosting a bridal shower soon? I'm so excited to feature this darling "Preppy Lemon" Bridal Shower styled by Kenna O'Brien of Miss Party Mom, this bridal shower is absolutely filled to the brim with sweet touches from an Italian Soda Bar to sweet lemon sugar cookies and everything cute in between. I particularly adore the mini bud vase favors (I love the labels and yellow bows)! The bright and cheery color scheme of lemon yellow, blue and pink is … { read more }

Spooky Skull Halloween Cocktail |

Spooky Skull Halloween Cocktail

Ready to add some spook to your style this Halloween? Time for a Spooky Skull Halloween Cocktail! This cocktail has all the flavors of fall (apple + spice) while looking wickedly fitting for the spooky season. Serve these up at your Halloween party for some extra scare! I love these skull glasses (found at a craft store) but these would be just as fun in a martini or other cocktail glass. I rimmed the edges of the glass in red corn syrup for a … { read more }