Tiny Tot Thursdays: circus and carnival themes

I am so in love with vintage carnival and circus themed parties, showers and themed bedrooms. This one is so adorable and rustic with bales of hay, wooden crates, etc… I am a sucker for marquee lights and I think the flowers out of the popcorn boxes are genius for centerpieces. There are so many…

Caramel apple cocktail recipes plus a fall tablescape…

It’s October: a time for all things apple. Most people rave about pumpkin this and pumpkin that, pumpkin patches, pumpkin flavors, pumpkin seeds & pumpkin carving but I am all about the apples. From apple crisps to apple nachos, even apple picking. (Apple nachos are an easier version of caramel apples that I do annually…

The $100 Fleming’s Steakhouse giveaway winner is………….

Thank you for taking time to enter my giveaway. The winner of the Fleming’s Steakhouse $100 giftcard is…… *drumroll*… Chris Jackson!!! I will email you to get your info and mail it out tomorrow. I hope everyone has an amazing weekend. I’m off to kick it in my favorite city, Chicago!

Wedding Ceremony Backdrops…

A pretty backdrop for the exchange of rings and vows sets the tone for the rest of the wedding festivities. How beautiful are these venue designs? It’s always amazing how event planners can coordinate ideas with florist and photographers, linen rental companies and stylists to create memorable moments for a bride and groom. If you…

Giveaway!!! $100 Flemings Steakhouse gift card

It’s been a long time since I’ve had a giveaway for you all but today I have a good one. Any foodies out there? Fleming’s Steakhouse is offering one reader a $100 gift card. All you need to do is reply and let me know what you would order if you won. (Check their site…

Practical Wedding Favors Guests Will Actually Use…

Weddings are fun and recpetions are better but often bride and grooms overthink favors that guests end up throwing away. Careful planning and more attention to other details like reception entertainment and weather can keep guests comfortable and happy. This post has some favor ideas that will actually get used. I like the game station…

Happy Official Summer Kick Off Day!

Time to crank up the outdoor parties and get-to-gethers and enjoy the season. Our Spring came late but we’ve had some hot and humid days already so surprised that the first weekend of summer is blah. It’s gloomy, currently 60 and just not a warm welcome. Though it is suppose to warm up to the…

3 edible ways to stay cool this Memorial Day

1) sherbert champagne Most people drink on holidays so why not combine ice cream or sherbert to the mix… 2) candied frozen grapes This is a much healthier alternative to popsickles 3) fruit ice cubes Not only will they make your drink a little prettier but it can give some flavor to water… {Keep indulging….follow…

Happy Cinco De Mayo…

What a great way to kick the week off. Who’s drinking? {chicken tostada, chili lime popcorn, & berry salsa} {Keep indulging….follow me on instagram, twitter, & pinterest}