{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 }

{Recipes} Mini Burgers

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The "mini" food craze is here to stay! From sliders and french fry "shooters" to mini tomato soup and grilled cheese bites, these smaller fares are perfect for cocktail hour, wedding receptions, tapas parties, and more. Simply turn your favorite dishes into smaller versions for crowd-pleasing hors d'oeuvres! Try this slider recipe with chipotle mayo, but be aware - you'll want to have plenty … { read more }

Black + White + Green Wedding Inspiration

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Black + Green + White is one of my absolute favorite color palettes. It's refreshing with a Kate Spade feel. I love how brides are incorporating stripes and small polka dots into their elegant weddings. Don't be afraid to mix things up and add a splash of fun into your wedding with a pattern (try polka dots, chevron, stripes, or quatrefoil) and use it as decor for everything from your invitations … { read more }

Top 6 Spring Cocktail Recipes

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Spring is HERE! Time for backyard dinner parties, barbecues, and outdoor cocktails. We've rounded up 5 fresh + delicious Spring Cocktails perfect for your get-together. Try them out and let us know which one is your favorite! 1. Tropical Blue Margarita 1 1/2 oz  Tequila 1 o zBlue Curacao liqueur 1 oz lime juice coarse salt Rub rim of cocktail glass with lime juice. Dip rim in coarse salt. … { read more }

7 April Fool’s Day Treats & Recipes

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7 april fool's dinner and dessert trick recipes
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Play some tricks on friends or family this April Fool's Day (FRIDAY) with these 7 sneaky little recipes! From mashed potato cones to pizza cake, your taste buds will be in for a some surprises! Save these for fun party recipes too! Guests love a good surprise! Here are the recipes + info for the pictures above! Plus, check below to learn how to share your own tricky recipes + April Fool's Day … { read more }

Disney’s Fairytale Weddings and Honeymoons Soiree

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Disney's Fairytale Weddings and Honeymoon's Platinum Soiree This past weekend I was fortunate enough to attend Disney’s Fairytale Wedding and Honeymoons blogger event and from the moment we arrived, it was truly a fairytale! The event started off at the Disney Wedding Pavilion where we donned with adorable Minnie Mouse veils and invited to partake in a few treats from some absolutely … { read more }

Lavender Spring Wedding {Boca Raton, Florida}

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Lavender Spring Wedding This wedding instantly caught my attention. The rich lavender and purple hues matched with the venue's tan and beige surroundings made for a strikingly beautiful wedding ceremony in gorgeous Boca Raton, Florida. The floral cylindrical vases are elegantly simple. Getting married in the heat? This bride thought of that! She arranged a basket of parasols as well as … { read more }

Tutorial: DIY Easter Bunny Cakes on a Stick

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Easter Bunny Cakes on a Stick We're excited for a FUN Easter DIY idea to get you ready for spring (after all, daylight savings is this weekend!) This one, friends, is EASY! We are not talking anything difficult, and it is a perfect and delicious DIY idea to do with the kids. We have all the details + products we used below but make this craft your own. Let your kids (or friends!) hang out and … { read more }

Orange & Pink Cottonfield Wedding

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Bright + Colorful Arizona Wedding There is something so festive + flirty about pink and orange, and we LOVE how this bride incorporated the bright hues into her wedding held in a 1930s manor house next to a cotton field in Arizona. How neat! The bride chose roses and gerber daises along with colorful paper lanterns to set the whimsical yet romantic mood. TREND ALERT - We have seen parasols … { read more }

Planning The Big Day: Bridesmaid Dresses

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Planning the Big Day: Bridesmaid Dresses I promised myself I’d never be that bride that made her girls walk down the aisle in something unsightly….think layers of taffeta, oodles of crinoline and bows where bows are just NOT meant to be. So when choosing the dresses for my bridesmaids I had a few goals in mind: You WILL be able to wear it again, you WON’T have to re-mortgage your house to pay … { read more }