{DIY} Chevron Patterned Party Tray

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We are loving the fresh + fun chevron print lately, so when our eye caught this chevron party tray, we were smitten! Easy to make, the ever fabulous Martha Stewart has all the how-to details! Best part of this easy HOW-TO?! It's made with a BAKING SHEET! Not only are these perfect for holding cocktails, cupcakes, and other party goodies but also make a darling HOSTESS GIFT! Add a monogrammed … { read more }

Summertime Party Inspiration

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Summertime Party Inspiration The beautiful images in this inspiration board just make me want to hop right onto that beach! My sweet friend Chris of Postcards & Pretties is the ultimate inspiration board creator. I can get lost in her beautiful site for hours! I encourage you to relax with a latte or your beverage of choice and browse through her pretties! This summertime inspiration board … { read more }

Star Wars Birthday Party

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We're excited to see a themed birthday party done with so many unique details + designs making this a new favorite party! Do your little ones LOVE Star Wars? Check out all the party details from Noelle & Kerry from Sweet Craft Cakes: "What 5-year-old boy isn’t fascinated with Star Wars? My son lives and breathes anything Star Wars.  So there was no question what theme we would style for his … { read more }

Butterfly Garden 1st Birthday Party

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How darling is a butterfly birthday party theme? Emily K. of Emily K Paperie shared her daughter Liesl's 1st birthday to show you, and it certainly one to see! Full of whimsical hanging butterflies, charming pink hues, and garden touches, we are in love with this sweet party. "Ever since little Liesl was born a year ago, I think I was already secretly planning her 1st birthday party ;) The … { read more }

Planning the Big Day: Our Engagement Party

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Planning the Big Day: Our Engagement Party As much fun as planning a wedding can be, another fun event I was really looking forward to was our engagement party : ) We were sorta hoping someone would offer to throw one for us (I mean you can’t exactly plan your own!) and finally my delightful bridesmaid Tina decided to organize it for us-and I could not have been more excited! The best thing … { read more }

A “Berry” Cute Fruit Stand Party

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Nothing EXCITES me more than a unique birthday party theme for kids. So when Amy of Buggie and Jellybean sent over this darling "Fruit Stand Birthday Party", I was smitten. With summer around the corner, it's almost time for the days of stopping by roadside fruit stands for fresh strawberries, oranges, and pineapples. A party themed around these darling fruit stands? Genius. … { read more }

Eva’s Enchanted Garden Party

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Enchanted Garden Party What little girl doesn't love the idea of an enchanted garden? Whimsical moss greens and bright red were the chosen color palette for this party designed by Alecia of Boutique Affairs (an Australia reader!). Sweet pink and red butterfly cookies along with clever treat names like 'Magic Monkey Chips" make for a darling display. Moss plate settings are topped with wooden … { read more }

{Recipes} Cinco de Mayo Menu

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With Cinco de Mayo just days away and summer around the corner, we wanted to share a fiesta-worthy Cinco de Mayo menu that you can make for outdoor parties, birthdays, special occasions and of course - May 5th! So get your sombrero on and get cookin'... we have quite a delicious menu for you! 1. Margarita Shrimp Cocktail with Grilled Avocado Guacamole Serves 4 Margarita Shrimp 1/4 cup gold … { read more }