Lady & Pups copy 15 Festive Appetizers & Snacks for Entertaining

If you’re anything like us, you could pretty much live off of appetizers (okay, and desserts).  Party foods are a blast no matter how big your crowd is.  Whether you are throwing your own shindig or attending a never-ending list... Read More

The Charming Press copy Bridal Shower Thank You Notes

While the focus on thank you notes for brides generally revolves around wedding gifts, bridal shower thank you cards are just as important. Yes, even though these women are presumably your closest friends and you did thank them in person,... Read More

A Beautiful Mess copy Tips for Creating a Tasty Cheese Plate

Cheese plates are supposed to be one of the simplest ways to feed a crowd at a shower or cocktail party, so why are you standing at the cheese case completely befuddled?  Here are a few of the most popular... Read More

Clementine-Weddings 20 Easy Wedding Favor Ideas

Sometimes you’re the peaceful bride whose wedding planning has gone off without a single hitch, and sometimes you’re the chaotic bride running down the aisle of Michael’s looking for favors 2 days before your wedding.  Because seriously, how can you... Read More

erin-johnson 3 Fun Bridal Shower Themes

Planning a bridal shower can be so much fun. It’s a chance for you to show off your own decor skills and delight your friend with a party just for her.  Of course, you really don’t need a theme. Good... Read More

hostess Delicious Cupcakes for Bridal Showers

Looking for a simple, but fun dessert for the bridal shower you are hosting?  Cupcakes, which surged in popularity several years ago, have been a classic bridal shower dessert for decades. Easy to serve and eat while standing in a... Read More

traditional Cuban sandwich with ham and pickles mywedding Recipe of the Week: Cuban Sandwiches

A delicious sandwich to serve on a cold day! Thanks to allrecipes for sharing. Ingredients: 4 sandwich rolls 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1/4 cup prepared mustard 1 pound thinly sliced cooked ham 1 pound thinly sliced fully cooked pork 1 pound... Read More

glitter-love 5 Bridal Shower Theme Ideas

You’ve agreed to host your friend’s bridal shower, but now what?  Pick a theme!  From kitchen bridal showers to ideas to throw the ultimate girly girl bash, we have 5 popular bridal shower themes to inspire you. Kitchen:  These showers... 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

Creamy Dill Toasties2 copy mywedding Recipe of the Week: Creamy Dill Toasties

This easy appetizer is great for last-minute company! Thank you to allrecipes for sharing. 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1 (.7 ounce) package dry Italian-style salad dressing mix 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1 French baguette, cut into 1/2 inch... Read More