Cake + Mason Jars = Delicious! {Giveaway}

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Congratulations Tracy. You are the winner of the Cake Jars Giveaway (chosen via random.org). Check your email! Cake Jars When this arrives at your door, you know it's going to be a good day. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, that IS cake in a mason jar and LET me tell you, it is not just "cake" but it's decadent, delicious, layer by layer amazingness. That's how good it is! This genius little … { read more }

Wedding Showcase: Blues & Browns

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Blue & Chocolate Brown Wedding Showcase Tamara Cohen of TC Event Design , the fabulous designer behind this wedding showcase shared with us some of the details that made this wedding a fabulous fete!  The bride is a computer designer and came up with her own trendy set of logos / wedding imprintables that carried through the invite, program, table cards, placecards, and so much more. They … { read more }

Holiday Cocktails & Festive Winter Recipes

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Winter Holiday Party Planner Looking for some fabulously festive cocktail recipes paired with delicious appetizers? Got that! Take a look inside this Winter Holiday Party Planner for dozens of recipes and sample menus! And if you like Jack Daniels, you're in for a treat! I had the honor of writing this Winter Edition Cookbook so I hope you enjoy! More Holiday Cocktail Recipes And for some … { read more }

Holiday Weddings: Decor Details

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Holiday Weddings The little details are my favorite part of a wedding - the escort cards, table numbers, door wreaths - I eat it up. All of these details add to the beauty of a wedding, and today we're showcasing holiday and winter wedding details from invitations to flower petal cones. What is your favorite wedding detail? Table Number - Timeless Paper Holiday Lights Invitation - Lasso D' … { read more }

Birthday Cocktails & Sweet Treats

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Birthday Cocktails & Sweet Treats Today is all about birthdays! Enjoy this recipe for a White Chocolate Martini and easy whoopie pies that make delicious birthday treats! Recently I came across this quote: “When we engage in what we are naturally suited to do, our work takes on the quality of play and it is play that stimulates creativity.” – Linda Naiman  Oh how true it is. A year ago … { read more }

Southern Love – Wedding Showcase

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If you're looking for the winner announcement for our Mod Candy Cane giveaway, head over here for the announcement! Southern Love Parasols are a big wedding trend right now. They are a fun accessory for any wedding or party! Kristin Monfirdini & Simon McKenzie were married in Hartsfield, Georgia at the beautiful Gin Creek Plantation. Parasols were placed above the ceremony … { read more }

GIVEAWAY: Weddings by Tara Guerard

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GIVEAWAY: Weddings by Tara Guerard I am excited to announce this giveaway as this gorgeous book is a staple on my desk for inspiration and eye candy! We're giving away TWO copies of Weddings by Tara Guerard! When I first found this gem from Gibbs-Smith Publishers, I couldn't put it down as it was filled to the brim with stunning photography, real weddings, and everything from choosing hors … { read more }

Wedding Showcase: Stylish Sanctuary

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Wedding Showcase:  Stylish Sanctuary When I first saw the photos from this wedding just one word came to mind…WOW. Susan and Jim’s June affair took color and drama to another level. First and foremost, the centerpieces absolutely took my breath away- the bride and groom wanted the designs decorating the ballroom at the Park Hyatt to fit the feel of the sanctuary and these florals … { read more }

Holiday Party Planner

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Holiday Party Planner 2010 The holidays are here! This year, I had the pleasure of writing this Holiday Party Planner and working with Kristen Steele Photography for the beautiful images. It's jam-packed with all you need for 4 different party ideas from a tapas party to a cocktail party and everything in between! You'll find recipes, decor ideas, favor suggestions, and more! Click the image … { read more }

Top 10 Pumpkin Recipes

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First things first, congrats to AMY SMITH for winning the Little Monsters Giveaway! For those of you who did not win, we will have lots of additional giveaways soon and you can purchase Little Monsters HERE! Top 10 Pumpkin Recipes Halloween is all about the pumpkin. From carving to pie, the pumpkin is the iconic Halloween symbol. From the traditional pumpkin pie to the trendy pumpkin … { read more }