August 20, 2014

12 Sweet Spring Recipes

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Spring Desserts are beautiful and yummy!   Using seasonal fruit is a great way to make your dessert stand out in a crowd at the next picnic or party.  I love the hint of fruit and the spring colors of these recipes.  You’ll need to take a drive to your local fruit stand once you see […]

Strawberry Cake Recipe

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Strawberry Cake has always been a favorite in my family!  Living in Florida it’s a tradition to take a day and pick strawberries until you have all available space in your car full.  Then there’s the Strawberry Jelly making, Strawberry Shortcake and of course, Strawberry Cake!  If you love strawberries, check out this beautiful Strawberry […]

20 DIY Wedding Table Numbers

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Why settle for boring table numbers when you can get creative and make your own fabulous numbers in any style you can imagine!  I love DIY projects that look great and help you save your entertaining budget for the food…we all know the food is super important! Ha! Many of these ideas can be changed […]

10 Sweet Lemon Recipes to Love

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When life gives you lemons, make one of these sweet lemon recipes!  These beautiful lemon treats are sweet with the zest of fresh citrus.  This collection of lemon recipes is perfect for those picnics and sunny days by the pool…well, I’m dreaming a bit now because it’s rather cold out today!  A girl can dream, […]

Easter Entertaining in Blue

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These marbleized eggs are simple to make and help create a fabulous Easter Table!  Keeping it all in shades of blue is just beautiful…and you can actually talk to everyone without trying to look around giant centerpieces. Gather up a few supplies from your kitchen cabinets and you are ready to get started. Get all […]

Tissue Paper Garland {DIY Party Decor}

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Looking for a simple and chic way to decorate for your next party?  You’ll love this DIY tissue paper tassel garland!  Make this and use it for any occasion…it’s just plain fun!  I could see it in shades of blue and green, or maybe all shades of pink.  Check out all the details from Ruffled!

7 Sangria Recipes to Savor

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You can go ahead and thank me now…yes, I am about to share 7 amazing Sangria recipes that will make you do a happy dance!  I happen to be a bit of a Sangria fan myself…we actually serve Sangria at Thanksgiving!  I do live in Florida where the palm trees sway and you need a […]

20 St. Patrick’s Day Dessert Recipes

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Yum!  These St. Patrick’s Day dessert recipes are perfect for all those holiday parties.  They’re so easy you’ll feel like you found gold at the end of the rainbow…well, just maybe. Enjoy these sweet treats for all ages… Jello Cream Cake – Food Librarian Leprechaun Hat Smores – Hostess With the Mostess Thin Mint Truffles […]

Homemade Strawberry Jam Recipe

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Strawberry Jam is one of life’s little pleasures.  We always have fresh strawberries around when they’re in season.  This is one of the best things in the world to do with strawberries…for real!  You won’t believe just how easy it is tom make your own Strawberry Jam.   Strawberry Jam 2 quarts fully ripe strawberries […]

Cupcake Liner Garland {7 DIY Party Ideas}

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There’s nothing like sweet cupcake liner garland to brighten up a party.  I love pretty cupcake liners in every color!  The polka dot ones always get me and I have a growing collection to use for something creative…besides yummy cupcakes. Cupcake liners are cheap and come in so many different styles.  They can easily be […]