01-collage Citrus Cocktails

  This weekend I’ve decided to ignore the weather outside and make some cool, citrusy cocktails (of course, I might have to enjoy them by the fire) as I look forward to summer. Whether you prefer bourbon, vodka, rum, or... 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 when the caterer is running late. They also make terrific... 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 Stormy is a fun beverage for a Christmas party–chilly enough... 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 a cold October evening. For those wanting something delicious, but... Read More

eat love drink Cool Cocktails

Savor these last few days of summer with an icy, refreshing cocktail. From fruity concoctions with raspberries and oranges to more savory choices with basil, all of these will keep your party guests happy. Find the recipes linked below.  ... Read More

snippetandink-copy Green Bride Guide With 3 Great Holiday Cocktail Ideas

In the midst of the hubbub over food, sometimes special holiday wedding drinks get overlooked. Alcoholic beverages are a mainstay at many American tables during the holidays—from brandy and scotch to fancy mixed drinks and cocktails. Show your guests it’s... Read More

nelham_brace_keith_pitts_photography_120408nelhambracewedding0127_low A Few Simple Ways to Save

It’s happened: the love of your life dropped to one knee (or, you know, some variation of that) and slipped a ring on your finger and all of a sudden you have a date set, a dress to find and... Read More

smores Green Bride Guide: Sweet Sustainable Summer

Setting the Scene Take advantage of the warm weather and get married outside at a local beach, lake, vineyard, or garden! Nature’s stunning backdrop will create an ambience that sets the perfect scene for summer nuptials. This also cuts down... 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

groom-bowtie-white-flower-22501 Just Say “No” to Cash Bars

You may be tempted to have a cash bar for a variety of reasons, from cutting costs on your already swollen wedding budget to wanting to avoid having your guests overindulge before having to travel home from your wedding.  And... Read More