Usually, I am not a soup person. In fact, I am a very picky soup eater. I am also a flavor snob. Most everything I eat (or even drink) must be full of flavor. I even put 5 grains of sea salt in my coffee grounds in my French press! That explanation though, is best left for another time… Back to soups! Growing up, soups were served at least once a week, all year round. Yep, even on hot, humid, New England [...]
I love you to the moon but further.
I know there are many, many chocolate lovers out there. I myself have been known to indulge in a tiny bit of chocolate here and there. But my first true love, if I’m being honest, and I always want to be honest, is vanilla. Vanilla anything, really. I love vanilla. So does my husband. And Alexandra too. We are just a vanilla loving family. That being said, I was looking around for a mousse recipe, for Christmas actually, something easy, when [...]
Yesterday, we shared some fabulous winter/spring wedding ideas and inspiration, including tips from Kat Schmoyer of Dear Sweetheart Events . Today, we’re back with some equally beautiful summer/fall wedding ideas! Our summer inspiration board includes bright colors, and even a little nod to Pantone’s color of the year, Radiant Orchid, a chalkboard-like Save the Date (my favorite!), a fabulous bow tie for the groom, and stunning shoes for the bride. And don’t forget that you’re going to want to keep your guests cool and comfortable during those sizzling hot summer days. Looking for a cute little DIY to [...]
Today, we are so excited to be sharing some great inspiration boards for winter/spring wedding ideas, as well as some wonderful, seasonally specific tips from Kat Schmoyer of Dear Sweetheart Events . You’re going to love her tips! And our inspiration boards for that matter! ;) Our winter inspiration board is filled with gorgeous reds and greens, an easy DIY centerpiece, yummy goodness for a wedding guest favor, sparkly framed table numbers , and a beautiful couple with a bride decked out in fur. And don’t forget to keep your guests warm too! [...]
Can I get a woo-hoo for the weekend? Woo-hoo!! I don’t know about you, but when I’m ending a busy, exhausting week, couple of weeks if I can be honest, all I want to do on the weekend is chill. Included in the chillin‘ is keeping things simple for weekend meals. When I do my meal planning the weekend before, I keep in mind that I want quick, simple meals for Saturday and Sunday. These meals might include leftovers from [...]