christoper-nolan-photography Fruits & Veggies in Wedding Bouquets

Do you really, really love your greens?  If cabbage and kale and all of their veggie friends are some of your favorite things, why not include them in your wedding bouquet?  Brides looking for modern, slightly non-traditional bouquets are loving... Read More

Spirited-Alchemy 10 Delicious Gin Cocktails

Looking for a standout cocktail for your summer wedding? Consider gin. Not used as often as vodka or whiskey, gin cocktails are extremely versatile, from stiff and herbal to delightfully refreshing. These ten cocktails are definitely worth trying before the... Read More

strawberries stuffed with sweet cream cheese filling mywedding Recipe of the Week: Stuffed Strawberries

This crowd-pleaser sweet is incredibly simple to make for a bridal shower or luncheon! Thank you to allrecipes for sharing. Ingredients: 1 pint fresh strawberries 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar, or to taste 2... Read More

slice of strawberry shortcake with whipped cream mywedding Recipe of the Week: Strawberry Shortcake

This strawberry shortcake recipe is the perfect way to end summer. Thanks to allrecipes for sharing! Ingredients: 3 pints fresh strawberries 1/2 cup white sugar 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 4 teaspoons baking powder 2 tablespoons white sugar 1/4 teaspoon... Read More

applethyme copy Martini Cocktails

There are certain cocktails that are just more party-appropriate than others. As a scotch drinker, I know that perhaps my drink of choice is a bit too “moody” for a festive affair.  Same goes for the opposite end of the... Read More

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

wine 3 What to Pair With Pinot Noir

Maybe you are trying to nail down your wedding menu, or maybe you’ve just had a rough week and you need to sit down with a bottle of red. Either way, here are some suggestions on what to pair with... Read More

minted botanical copy Paper Goods Round-Up: Vintage Wedding Invitations

What makes a wedding invitation vintage? Here are a few gorgeous examples I found online, but generally speaking, these invites have an antique, romantic, feminine vibe. I’ve also noticed that a vintage invite will include at least one of the... 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

carosello Delicious Alcohol-Free Drinks

Maybe your venue doesn’t allow alcohol or maybe you just roll booze-free. But either way, we’ve got you covered with some absolutely delicious mocktail recipes. The Peach Queen (above) is a tasty concoction of orange juice, ginger ale, and peaches.... Read More

honey lime fruit salad served in a red dish mywedding Recipe of the Week: Honey Lime Fruit Salad

Here is a super quick and very easy salad to bring to summer gatherings! Thanks to AllRecipes for sharing!   Ingredients: 2 large bananas, sliced 1 (16 ounce) package fresh strawberries, hulled and sliced 1/2 pound fresh blueberries 2 tablespoons... Read More