smores Ultra Gourmet S’mores Inspiration Board

After an entire summer of craving them, I finally had s’mores last weekend. And they were delicious.  But s’mores can be so much more than graham crackers and Hershey bars. You can alternate different cookies and candy, and even different... Read More

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Rumor has it that Portlanders are quick to skimp on dessert: in fact, we’ve heard claims that the average local will pick a plate of bacon over a buttercream-laden cupcake any day.  Fortunately, despite these cautionary tales, Portland has collected... Read More

whimsy4 Wedding Desserts from Whimsy and Spice on Etsy

Not that I am proud of this, but last night I got sucked into The American Baking Competition. My confusion over why Jeff Foxworthy is hosting aside, this morning I woke up with some serious sugar cravings. Serious. So I... Read More

grand-island-mansion-drozian-photoworks-36 Alternatives to a Traditional Wedding Cake

Are five tiers of vanilla buttercream just not for you? There are plenty of other unforgettable dessert options to consider. What’s your favorite dessert? Do you and your honey love banana pudding? Chocolate eclairs? Churros with dipping sauce? You could... Read More

09-plant-stand-top-view Sweet Strawberry Dessert Table from Host-It Notes

I have a new rule: No editing Erin’s sweet table posts before lunch. Doesn’t this look so amazingly delicious? As summer is winding down, berries are the perfect inspiration for a dessert table.  The combo of cakes, cookies, and Italian... Read More

deliciousorganic-copy Gluten Free Dessert Table Ideas

A few months ago, I went gluten-free. I thought I would miss pasta. Nope. Quinoa noodles suit me just fine. What I truly crave are great, tasty, decadent desserts. And it is totally possible to get gluten free treats, you... Read More

Book of Love Inspiration Shoot by Host-It Notes

Whenever I begin planning a party, the first thing I do after brainstorming a theme is take an inventory of my house. What serveware and utensils are a good fit for this theme and color scheme? What decorative items can... Read More

whimsy-space-cookies-brownies-bars-marshmallows-wedding-favors Foodie Favors: Whimsy & Spice

Whimsy & Spice lives up to its name. Based out of Brooklyn, NY, and run by husband and wife team, Mark Sopchak (pastry chef extraordinaire) and Jenna Park (marketer, packaging and website designer, and fab photographer), each batch of deliciousness... Read More

bobbette-belle-toronto-canada-wedding-cake-cakes Bobbette & Belle

These glorious pastry wonders are from the minds, hands, and ovens of Bobbette & Belle, one of Toronto’s top wedding... Read More