Etiquette Tips for Party Guests

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A chance encounter in Brentwood, TN allowed me to meet a sweet mother and daughter who own Southern Grace, an etiquette program for young boys and girls. I was delighted to learn they taught etiquette classes, and strongly believe that etiquette goes beyond just sending a thank you note. The importance of etiquette is still high on my list for party hosts and guests, so

Ice Cream Parlor Party

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ice cream parlor We are sooo excited to share this ICE CREAM PARLOR birthday party with you! What is better than “cold-stone” style ice cream? Not much! I love picking out my “mix-ins” (I always go for peanut butter cups) and watching them work their magic on my ice cream. This frozen treat also happened to be the inspiration for birthday girl Katie! As each girls

Taste the Rainbow 2nd Birthday Party

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Rainbow Birthday Party One of the most POPULAR birthday party themes that we are LOVING right now is RAINBOWS! We have featured several rainbow birthday parties before, and we’re excited to share another one for even more rainbow birthday inspiration! Submitted by the talented Chickabug who designed and created all the party printables, this party was styled by little Emma’s mom who owns Emmy’s Closet

Pizza Party: Moustaches + Mozzarella!

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MOUSTACHES + MOZZARELLA PIZZA PARTY What could be cuter than a little kids’ pizza party?! We are HUGE fans of this clever theme. Talented Mom Natalie of Southern Belle’s Charm combined moustaches, cooking, and dress-up (her son’s birthday requests) into this MOUSTACHES + MOZZARELLA PIZZERIA PARTY! From some of the cutest cookies I’ve seen to the clever pizza slice bunting, we love every detail of

Engagement Pictures by Kate Whitmore

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chris + courtney Though I prefer to have every single post dedicated to entertaining + parties, I did want to sneak in a few of the engagement pictures shot by the fabulous Kate Whitmore Photography! She’s not only a talented photographer but also my future sister in law and one of my new best friends who continuously makes me smile and adore my new family!

{Signature Drink} Mini Milkshake Shooters

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What could be cuter than mini milkshakes? Sweet, delicious little shooters that are beyond perfect for a little late night party snack! Styled by the talented Rhiannon of Hey Gorgeous Events and photographed by Jenna McKenzie Photography, this mini milkshake shoot is one of the CUTEST submissions we have had.  Rhiannon was searching for fun + clever twists on signature drinks for her client’s weddings and VOILA! Mini

Vintage Street Market {Giveaway}

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We’re OH SO EXCITED to introduce you to Vintage Street Market for a fun giveaway! A site devoted to all things vintage + retro in the party world! Vintage parties are one of the most popular themes these days so Vintage Street Market is the perfect fix for all the goodies you need to celebrate vintage style! Want to win the gift pack seen above? READ On…

{Favorite Finds} Ellen Allen Harwood Plates

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Happy Weekend! We’re stopping to share one of our new FAVORITE finds for stylish entertaining! You might remember us sharing our love for Ellen Allen‘s designs from this Blue + White Tablescape, and now they’ve done it again with their Green Harwood melamine plates! One of their many designs that will be introduced in their new line of melamine plates, the Green Harwood plates are perfectly