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

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. Amy worked with my

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 utensils

{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

Butterfly Mother’s Day Luncheon

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Mother’s Day Garden Luncheon Celebrate Mother’s Day with daisies + butterflies!  We are in love with Jimemmajack Cookies so we asked owner Gina to create some blue and yellow butterfly cookies. She certainly did not disappoint! Visit Jimemmajack Cookies on Facebook for updates + more pictures! They looked absolutely AMAZING (we can picture them for a children’s party with a butterfly theme too). Paired with daises,

{Giveaway} Mad Hatter Mercantile – $100!

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After coming across Mad Hatter Mercantile I knew that you would all fall in love with this sweet store! Owner Caroline is a fellow lover of design. “Mad Hatter Mercantile was created for those who very simply love great design and see the artfulness in gift giving. Whether you are selecting enviable objects for your home or a gift that is storied and purposed Mad

Party Inspiration: Gorgeous Images

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Below are some of our favorite finds from around the web to inspire you to ENTERTAIN IN STYLE! We hope they inspire you to celebrate! My jaw dropped when I spotted this gorgeous cupcake table. Yes, those are suspended cupcakes hanging by ribbon. Unreal. This was designed for a wedding reception, but provides gorgeous inspiration for a birthday party too! The hanging jewels are also

Tiny Prints: Mother’s Day + Business Cards!

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Tiny Prints is a fabulous resource for greeting cards, business cards, and lots of other paper goodies! When trying to decide which Mother’s Day card I wanted to choose from Tiny Prints, I was so excited about all the different options that I had to choose 2! My Mom is pretty special like that, so I don’t think she’ll mind having two Mother’s Day Cards