sweet + treats

signage-wedding-inspiration-board How Much Cake Should I Order?

Especially if you are getting married during a peak season, you have realized that you have may have to make decisions and reserve vendors prior to receiving your RSVPs.  If... Read More

appetizers-cocktail-wedding-inspiration-board The Great Debate: Fondant vs. Buttercream

Fondant Pro: In the hands of the right baker, fondant helps to create some of the most epic and aaah-inducing wedding cakes.  Most “sculpted” cakes are frosted mainly with fondant,... Read More

purple-black-wedding-color-board Tips for Cutting the Cake

Cake-cutting, a reception tradition based on symbolizing the new couple’s commitment to taking care of each other, is often stressful for the bride and groom, but it needn’t be.  Often... Read More

couple-hug-pink-flowers-field-22501 What is a Fake Cake?

Some brides on a smaller budget opt to have a fake display cake to save money.  These Styrofoam-based decorations are put out on display (either alongside real cake layers or... Read More

Inspiration Board: Beach Themed Wedding

Photo Credits: Sand ceremony, cake, shell ring holder: Jamie Delanie Photography Ceremony scene and flower curtain: Uber Photography Candles in cylinder with sand decor: Morgan Lynn Photography Pink flowers in... Read More

18-reception-white-tent-tables-22501 What is a Groom’s Cake?

Groom’s cakes, a long-standing Southern tradition, are an excellent way to inject a little frivolity into your reception. Originally, pieces of the groom’s cake were handed out as favors with... Read More

engagement-couple-farm-40306 Sweet Table Themes

A relatively old-fashioned concept, the sweet table has re-emerged as a wedding must-have in recent years.  Some couples choose to have a large sweet table in lieu of a cake,... Read More

lace-romance-wedding-inspiration-board Pre-cut Sheet Cakes

Pre-cut sheet cakes are starting to emerge as an affordable and time-saving alternative to traditional wedding cakes.  Oddly, these sheet cakes are most often used at both ends of the... Read More

Inspiration Board: Cookie Buffets

Photo Credits: Cookie bar set on a deck: Moira Events Cookies and milk on tiered platter: Jacki Allen, wedding planner Cookies in glass jars with black ribbon: cafemom.com Cookies in... Read More