food + drinks

sweet fix copy Wedding Cake Trend: Metallic Cakes

Especially during this time of year, we can’t get enough of silver and golden glow! These magnificent cakes all look like something King Midas would absolutely approve of. From stripes... Read More

sweet and spicy copy Snack Mixes for Wedding Events

Snack mixes are pretty much the best thing to happen for parties. Easy to make and simple to serve, snack mixes can make the difference between event success and failure... Read More

hot buttered copy Holiday Drinks for Your Winter Party

Nothing says “Happy Christmas” to me quite like holiday cocktails.  So, I have brought you a round-up of fabulous beverages from hot buttered rums to mulled wine! A Dark and... Read More

Turkey Vegetable Soup with Stuffing Dumplings Thanksgiving Leftovers

I get it. The last thing you want to think about the morning after Thanksgiving dinner is food. But you probably have a fridge full of leftovers and a pantry... Read More

cakes Homestyle Frosted Cakes

Don’t get me wrong, fondant cakes can be ga-ga-gorgeous. But to me there is something so sweetly magical about the nostalgia that a  simple “homestyle” frosted cake can evoke. The... Read More

fresh copy Chocolate Cakes For Your Wedding

Maybe it’s from watching “Pollyanna” a million times when I was a kid, but I love a simply frosted chocolate cake. And that type of homemade charm is perfect for... Read More

serious eats2 copy2 Cider Drinks for Your Fall Wedding

When planning your autumn wedding, one way to add an extra dose of fall charm are cider-based cocktails. For example, we love this simple Sazerac cider for warming up on... Read More

apples Caramel Apples to Make At Home

Out of all Halloween treats, this one is hands down my very favorite. From creative options for sticks like twigs (above, left) to unique flavors such as cinnamon caramel (above,... Read More

maple bacon donuts Fall Doughnut Recipe Roundup

Something about fall (maybe the crisp mornings? Colorful leaves? Cozy flavors?) has always managed to whisper especially convincingly to my sweet tooth. I’ve also maintained few qualms about when and... Read More

king arthur copy Tempting Caramel Corn Roundup

Caramel corn is one of my most non-negotiable must-haves for Halloween. Here we have found a few tried and true recipes, as well as some new takes on this beloved... Read More