01-collage Fruity Cakes for Bridal Showers

I was standing in line at the coffee shop the other day and the woman ahead of me was looking at the bakery’s selection of small cakes. “No chocolate, ” she said, “my friend doesn’t like it.”  My first thought,... Read More

sunrise Need a Kick of Energy? Try a Smoothie!

As much as I love sugar cookies and apple cider and mincemeat pie (yes, I am one of those crazies), all of that indulging has me feeling a little sluggish. And although I am not yet a huge green smoothie... Read More

content mywedding Recipe of the Week: Dutch Babies

This makes a delicious dish to serve at Sunday morning brunch! Thank you to allrecipes for sharing. Ingredients: 2 eggs 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup sifted all-purpose flour 1 pinch ground nutmeg 1 pinch salt 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons... Read More

Baked Omelet Squares copy mywedding Recipe of the Week: Baked Omelet Squares

Breakfast for dinner anyone? Thank you to allrecipes for sharing! Ingredients: 1/4 cup butter 1 small onion, chopped 1 1/2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese 1 (12 ounce) can sliced mushrooms 1 (6 ounce) can sliced black olives chopped cooked ham... Read More

mini-quiche-copy mywedding Recipe of the Week: Mini Quiches

This simple recipe is perfect for an impromptu brunch! Thanks to allrecipes for sharing!   Ingredients: 12 slices bread 1 onion, grated 1/2 cup shredded Swiss cheese 1 cup milk 4 eggs 1 teaspoon dry mustard 1 pinch black pepper... Read More

brunch-reception What Do You Want to Serve at Your Reception?

So you’re planning your wedding. And you know you want a white dress. And a church. Or maybe an outdoor mountain vista. But when you get to the reception, your thoughts and ideas are just a little bit hazier. In... Read More

girlswhoate Oscars Party: Breakfast for Dinner

I love the Oscars. Really, really love them. So much so that I even watch the award for sound editing. And while most people host Oscar parties filled with fancy popcorn and movie candies and sophisticated small bites, I prefer... Read More

fallcollage Fall Brunch Inspiration Board

I’m not sure if it is the chill in the air or just the fact that I’ve sworn off gluten, but this morning I am craving a hearty fall breakfast! Yummy pumpkin pancakes covered in creme fraiche sound just perfect!... Read More

doughnut-donut-inspiration-board-wedding Holey Matrimony: A Doughnut Inspiration Board

Doughnuts, donuts, however you spell it, what’s not to love? Nothing if you ask me. Fried + dough = ‘holey matrimony.’ Am I right? So why not consider such a delightful pairing at your wedding? I know, I’m asking a lot... Read More

bridal-shower-collage-copy Southern-Inspired Bridal Shower Inspiration Board

Whenever a holiday weekend comes around, no matter what the holiday, I go into full-on baking mode.  No cookbook is safe, no pan left clean.  So as I was scouring my favorite cooking blogs for inspiration, I also found some... Read More

new-york-subway-couple-kissing-82995 What is a Day After Brunch?

A day after brunch is usually held by the bride’s family (only because, more often than not, the wedding is in the bride’s hometown), but anyone can host one.  Particularly if it is a destination wedding or one with many... Read More