Orange Breakfast Party!

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Poppy Seed Muffins with Orange Glaze 3 cups flour, all-purpose 2 1/3 cups sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 3 eggs 1 1/2 cups milk 1 1/8 cups vegetable oil 2 tablespoons poppy seeds 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 1 1/2 teaspoons almond extract 1 1/2 teaspoons lemon juice Thoroughly mix all the muffin ingredients until well blended. Fill each muffin tin a little more … { Continue Reading }

Kentucky Derby Delight Recipes

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Kentuckey Derb Recipes
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The Kentucky Derby is an American tradition and the perfect chance to enjoy a mint julep and slice of yummy pie! Whether you're headed to the derby itself, enjoying the Iroquois Steeplechase in Nashville, TN or hosting a viewing party - these recipes will have your guests ooh'ing and aah'ing! Enjoy! Joe's Mint Juleps 2 cups water 2 cups sugar 20 sprigs of mint extra mint to garnish the … { Continue Reading }

Sea Island, Georgia Wedding

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St. Simon's Island Wedding

My favorite color is green (in case you had any sort of difficulty telling that).  Needless to say, when I saw this stunning wedding - I was hooked.  Mike and Molly Hammond were married on St. Simon's Island at the Sea Island Beach Club. Their wedding was the perfect mix of elegant style and southern charm!  I hope you find lots of inspiration in these photos, and read my favorites below! My … { Continue Reading }

Ice Cream Party!

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Ice Cream Party

The weather is getting warmer, and that means it's time for ice cream parties!  Throwing an ice cream party is the perfect theme for almost any occasion! From a children's birthday party to a picnic party - ice cream is always a hit! TIPS: Don't be afraid to use *pattern* - stripes and polka dots add pizzazz to your table!  Don't have the perfect tablecloth? No problem, head to your favorite … { Continue Reading }

Blue & Yellow Baby Shower

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Thank you Favors

I am so excited to share this baby shower party with you! My sweet neighbors asked me to help them design a baby boy shower for a friend.  We decided on a simple blue and yellow theme with splashes of pastel green.  Since we knew the baby's name, we incorporated his monogram and name for an added touch! My favorite part of this shower was the blessings board.  We wanted a way for guests to … { Continue Reading }

Flower Pot Desserts

Baked Alaska Flower Pot Desserts
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Flower Pot Baked Alaska Desserts

Enjoy the spring weather and invite some friends over to enjoy dessert outside! Baked Alaskas, also known as glace au fours, are the perfect treat when served in flower pots! Individual Baked Alaska in Flower Pots 1 3 1/2-inch clay flower pot, one for each guest 1 pound cake, sliced 1/2-inch thick (find our recipe here) 1 gallon ice cream, your favorite 1 recipe for Never Fail Meringue In … { Continue Reading }

Madeline in Paris Birthday Party

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Did any of you grow up loving Madeline, because I definitely did!  So when Kate Landers, Boston's newest children's event planner, emailed me about her "Madeline in Paris" party - I was taken back to my childhood!  The lucky girls that attended this darling party "strolled the streets of Paris" and visited The Candy Shoppe, The Book & Toy Shoppe, The Clothing Shoppe, and The Flower … { Continue Reading }

Charming Yellow Charleston Wedding

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Sweet Southern Charm There isn't one detail about this charming southern wedding that I don't {love}.  Growing up as a little girl in  Charleston, SC - I fell head over heels for that sweet southern charm - the hanging moss, the beautiful architecture...every last detail.  When I saw this wedding and how elegantly it captures the beauty of the low-country, I knew immediately that I had to share … { Continue Reading }