Two things happened when someone explained shrubs to me: I couldn’t get “Scrub” by TLC out of my head for the rest of the day, and I immediately wanted to make one in every possible flavor. For those who like to get a little DIY kitchen creative, you are about to make new plans for … [Read more…]
There is a general onslaught that hits women after New Year’s. Everything from morning talk shows to glossy magazine covers start insisting that we all need to lose 10 pounds. And while that may be true for some of us (I indulged in a few too many cookies this year), we don’t agree that the … [Read more…]
As much as I love sugar cookies and apple cider and mincemeat pie (yes, I am one of those crazies), all of that indulging has me feeling a little sluggish. And although I am not yet a huge green smoothie fan (it’s a goal for next year), I do love those like the purple sunrise … [Read more…]
Salads are a great way to feel better after a whole lot of junk food this holiday season. These kicks of green veggies and protein will have you feeling energetic and ready to take on the new year! Oh, and thankfully these salads also taste amazing, making it that much easier to put down the … [Read more…]
Believe it or not there are people out there who don’t like cake. Maybe it reminds them of that birthday party where the clown scared them, but for some brides a bunch of buttercream just isn’t their dream come true. Enter these delish desserts. From croquembouche to the mighty Baked Alaska, if you can’t find … [Read more…]
When planning your autumn wedding, one way to add an extra dose of fall charm are cider-based cocktails. For example, we love this simple Sazerac cider for warming up on a cold October evening.
Now that’s it’s finally October, we can all settle into the fact that fall is officially here (I know, pumpkin spice lattes have been around for a confusingly long amount of time already, but October has always been the real start of fall in my book). Which means a couple of things. One, fall weddings! … [Read more…]
We’re sure you’re familiar with Pantone’s selection of emerald as Color of the Year. However, the color also happens to be especially pretty in the midst of a fall wedding palette, from cake decor to elegant place settings (those green goblets? To die for.). Non-traditional brides out there take note – the bejeweled Jenny Packham … [Read more…]