If you follow me on Instagram, then you know I escaped my house for a little antiquing a few weeks back and stumbled upon a pink bar cart that I didn’t know I needed. I stayed strong and left the bar cart at the store, but not before posting about my love for it on […]
For years, I’ve had the idea of a brown paper packages party in the back of my mind. I think it’s a combination of how much my girls loved the UPS truck when they were little — or, the “PS truck” as they called it — and knowing that nothing makes a kid happier than […]
Where will you start when it’s time to host your next birthday party? You probably start with a hint of idea, and then turn to Google or a favorite party blog. Pretty soon, you’re pinning ideas to your birthday party board on Pinterest. About 100 pins later, overwhelm sets in. Now what? Which ideas do […]
Half the fun of the dessert table is dressing it up. Once you choose your menu, serving pieces and arrangement, you can have fun with tablecloths, runners, banners and buntings. We talked about adding non-food items to your dessert table in Step 2: Arrange Your Treats, because extras like a framed party invitation can help […]
There are TWO dessert tables: the one in your mind, and the one in reality. They don’t always match. And there’s a really good reason for that: the way you arranged your treats just isn’t working. Maybe everything is too spaced out. Or maybe the arrangement lacks balance. Or, maybe you’ve over-styled and now it’s […]
A birthday party used to mean cake and ice cream. Now, the dessert table is the norm among party-loving moms. Feeling stumped about how to plan a dessert table? Or maybe you’ve tried to style one and it didn’t look quite right? Styling a dessert table does take some practice… so I’m going to show […]
My main inspiration was the candy thievery that occurs each Halloween after the kids go to bed and we (OK, mainly I) start raiding their Halloween buckets for Reese’s Cups. I thought we should all have a pumpkin to decorate and some candy to snag.
For the University of Georgia’s opening game, my sister-in-law hosted the family at her house. I volunteered to bring dessert, and it quickly turned into a dessert table, decked out in UGA’s red and black. Go Dawgs!