Blue + Green Nautical Wedding Shower

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Nautical Wedding Shower I'm a sucker for anything NAUTICAL. Growing up in the Carolinas, I fell in love with sailing so nautical parties are right down my alley. I love the blue and green color scheme of this Nautical Wedding Shower designed by Little Sprout Creations. The couples nautical monogram was incorporated in a variety of the decorations from thank-yous to favor cards! "Tying the … { read more }

Woodland Fairy Birthday Party

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Woodland Fairy Party Woodland Fairy themed parties are rising fast in popularity for children's birthday themes! It's easy to see why with their fun "mushroom" treats, woodsy details, and "fairy tale" ambiance. Styled by Fancy That + Inkberry, this red and purple Woodland Fairy Birthday Party was designed for a very special 9th birthday party! Inspired by a wooden cake stand she spotted … { read more }

Cake Batter Recipes Round-up!

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Whenever I hear "cake batter", I look up faster than my new little puppy does when he hears the food bowl being filled.FAST!  Cake batter is one of my absolute favorite flavors, and I'm OH SO HAPPY that there are so many recipes being created to enjoy this sweet cake batter taste in everything from candy bark to cupcakes - and even pancakes! So take a little tour with me of some of my favorite … { read more }

Flip Flop Summer Party {Pink + Orange}

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flip flop summer party One of my favorite color combinations is ORANGE + PINK! It's bright, fun, and perfect for a girly summer party! Why not host a mother daughter backyard lunch? My Mom and I enjoyed decorating this pink + orange soiree! Complete with flip-flop favors, individual lunch boxes, pink cupcakes, and orange sherbet, this party is bound to be an afternoon of FUN! Serve orange … { read more }

Sweet Washington, DC Luncheon

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If you have ever found yourself decorating for a party being held at a restaurant, you might have struggled trying to decorate around the white linens already on the table. This SWEET & COLORFUL Luncheon styled by The Sweetest Affair and held at Charlie Palmer's in Washington, DC shows you how to do it in style! Lots of parties are featuring candy tables but this was a seated candy table with … { read more }

Pie Favors in a Jar {Recipes}

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Just like "on a stick", everything gets infinitely cuter when layered inside a mason jar and tied with a simple ribbon or tag. Favors are no exception! So make these delicious fruity pies in mini mason jars (or regular size!) then sit back and listen to your guests "ooh" and "aah" over how darn cute you are! Mini Mason Jar Pies INGREDIENTS Pie Crust Dough 2 12 oz. cans of cherry, apple or … { read more }

Farm Yard Birthday Party

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Farm Yard Birthday Party Bec and Tammi are from RubyJu on the Gold Coast in Australia, and they recently styled this Farm Yard Party for Bec’s little boy Mack’s 2nd birthday. From cake pops to cowboy hats, the party was a HIT and the styling is fabulous. Knowing that Mack loves animals, Bec + Tammi felt that a Farm Yard theme was fitting.  Once the red barn back drop was chosen the rest just … { read more }

{Recipes} Breakfast + Brunch Treats

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Hosting a breakfast or brunch party? It can be fun to host a summer get-together in the morning for a change and lots of delicious menu options. From pancakes and waffles to parfaits and muffins, brunches have lots of fun party foods you can serve to guests! Change things up and host a "BIRTHDAY BRUNCH" for a friend or family member. Or host a BREAKFAST FOR DAD for Father's Day this month. … { read more }