Raspberry Shortcakes for Mom!

Mother's Day Raspberry Shortcakes

  Celebrate Mom with Raspberry Shortcakes! I created these for Homes.com, and you can hop over here to see the full recipe and pictures. They're easy, delicious, and perfect for celebrate your Mom! FULL RECIPE + HOW-TO --> … { Continue Reading }

Baking Themed Shower + Bridal Shower Bingo!

Baking Themed Bridal Shower by Paige Simple (25)
Baking Themed Bridal Shower by Paige Simple (23)
Baking Themed Bridal Shower by Paige Simple (22)

Baking + black and white stripes? My kind of bridal shower! I'm just tickled to share this darling Baking Themed Bridal Shower submitted by Kristin Austin of Paige Simple! Kristin styled and designed this shower for her sister who is getting married next weekend (Congrats!). The pops of pink flowers with the black/white/mint color scheme (also the bride's wedding colors) is the perfect combination … { Continue Reading }

Introducing Blakely McPherson Whitmore!

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This is a bit of a late introduction since baby girl is almost 3 weeks old but nonetheless, I'm excited to share the story of Blakely's birth! So excuse the pause in party posts for a little sweet story of baby Blakely! I'm so excited to throw her own birthday parties and share them with you here through the years! On to the birth story: NAME: Blakely McPherson Whitmore BIRTHDAY: April 13, … { Continue Reading }

Darling Cupcake Decorating Party

Host a Cupcake Decorating Birthday Party!
Host a Cupcake Decorating Birthday Party!
Host a Cupcake Decorating Birthday Party!

What could be cuter than a cupcake decorating party? I absolutely love the idea of combining a party activity with sweet treats. It's the perfect way to combine a little creativity and deliciousness! Jazi created the cutest cupcake decorating birthday party for her daughter's 6th birthday. Full of sweet embellishments, we're thrilled to share all the photos so take a little birthday photo journey … { Continue Reading }

Cinco de Mayo Food & Drink Ideas!

Cinco de Mayo Food & Drink Recipes!
Homemade Churros
Skinny Taco Cups - Perfect Appetizer for Cinco de Mayo!

Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner! It's one of my favorite holidays because I love the food and drink ideas. Here are a few of my favorites from around the web (and a couple I created). Pick your fave or serve them all up for a party! Even if you're just enjoying May 5th with family at home, make one of these festive recipes to celebrate! Or drop a Cinco de Mayo treat off to a friend or … { Continue Reading }

Sweet Treats for Better Homes & Gardens!

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Mini Cakes
Pizzazzerie on BHG

With all the excitement over the baby (post coming soon, I promise), I haven't had a chance to share two projects I was asked to create for Better Homes & Gardens! I was truly over the moon to work with BHG again! They're such a fabulous team who really values bloggers and their designs. I created mini birthday cookie cakes and little alligator cupcakes. These two sweet treats are easy to make … { Continue Reading }

Eco-Friendly Earth Day Tablescape

Eco Friendly Tablescape for Earth Day
Eco-Friendly Tablescape Ideas!

I can't wait to give you ALL the baby updates soon, but I wanted to quickly share one of my projects for Homes.com! This is an easy eco-friendly tablescape for Earth Day! Hop over here to see all the details + photos! Happy Earth Day, y'all! … { Continue Reading }

A Bright Purple Easter Tablescape

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Purple and yellow Easter brunch table

As I've been enjoying these last few weeks of pregnancy, I had a chance to style up a bright and festive Easter tablescape for the fabulous folks at Homes.com! It's a mixture of brights + pastels with a simple DIY centerpiece you can make for your own Easter brunch table. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE FULL TABLE...(including the DIY details on the grass & egg tree centerpiece). … { Continue Reading }

Pink + Orange Party Style!

Pink and Orange Party Style!

Pink and orange are such a vibrant color combo! It's perfect for summer parties celebrating any occasion (birthdays, showers, dinner parties - you name it)! So add a little festive flair to your next party with lots of pink and orange! Find the links below to the pictures above for more inspiration! Happy Hostessing, y'all! Hand-Cut Confetti - We used this for our Pizzazzerie 4th Birthday Party … { Continue Reading }

{Giveaway} Sweet & Unique Cupcake Toppers

Surfing Beach Themed Cupcake Toppers
Animal Themed Cupcake Toppers for Cupcakes!
Baseball Themed Fondant Decorations for Cupcakes!

GUESS WHAT?! I'm shouting from the rooftops with excitement today! My friend Lynlee Beckett just launched her first book!!!! I'm so proud of her and her accomplishments. She's a cupcake topper rockstar, and this book is the bible for recreating these cuties yourself! Sweet & Unique Cupcake Toppers contains 80 tutorials to help take your cupcakes to the next level with exceptional and creative … { Continue Reading }