02-collage 10 Tasty Desserts for Bridal Showers

I’m going to tell you a not-so-well-kept secret: the real reason your friends attend a bridal shower is for the sweets.  So you had better be armed with some pretty delicious desserts, or they might riot.  We have gathered 10... Read More

red wine copy What to Pair with a Cabernet Sauvignon

One of the biggest and richest red wines, cabernet sauvignon is a bold wine that pairs well with bold foods. Here are a few pairing suggestions: Appetizers:  Charcuterie plates (especially salami), beef or duck potstickers, olive tapenade, and short ribs... Read More

the bomb fried pies Food Truck Fun in Dallas

Somewhere in the middle of your wedding celebration, probably after the dancing has begun but before the bar runs out of white wine (joking. We know this won’t happen to you.), you’re going to come to a very important event:... 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

easter-collage Easter Sweet Table Inspiration

An Easter wedding is the perfect excuse to have a sweet table full of sugary deliciousness! Take advantage of the season’s candy bounty and come up with a playful favor for them to take home. You could use little jars... Read More

snack-food-board-2 Favorite Sack Lunch Treats Sweet Table

Looking for a sweet table that’s nostalgic without being too complicated? Go for gourmet versions of your favorite childhood treats! Admittedly, this was a really dangerous search on Pinterest (seriously, I would pretty much sign away my firstborn for an... Read More

cream-gloves-red-felt-heart-etsy-yastikizi Sharing the Love for Valentine’s Day

Handful of Heart Gloves from Yastikizi. Needless to say, we here at mywedding love Valentine’s Day. I mean, it’s all about the love, right? And, what’s not to love about love? It’s lovely! In fact, we’re such smitten kittens over... 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

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 a cake vendor needs to know how big of a... 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 by themselves), while the cake served to guest is pre-cut... Read More

orange-yellow-cream-wedding-color-board What is a Cake-Cutting Fee?

Many reception venues charge cake cutting fees, often at an average of about $2 per slice.  Although that doesn’t sound like much, for larger weddings this can add hundreds of dollars to an already stretched budget.  Commonly, cake cutting fees... 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 various superstitions, the most popular being that single women who... Read More

engagement-couple-farm-40306 Wedding 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, while others have one in addition to the traditional wedding... Read More

lace-romance-wedding-inspiration-board Pre-cut Sheet Cakes for Your Wedding

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 wedding budget spectrum. For couples planning elaborate weddings, with the... Read More