I know a few things about first birthday parties, having hosted one and gone to a bunch more. A few weeks ago, we hosted Q’s first birthday in our apartment. It was better than I could have ever planned. We kept the guest list small, made our own cake and kept the munchies minimal. We […]
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February 18, 2015 / 3,102 Comments
Wedding Wednesday: How to Save $1,000 on Your Wedding
I’m just four months away from my wedding, and things are starting to add up. Venue, menu, DJ, decor….and the costs for all of those things. Before writing a check, I found one way to save $1,000 on our big night.
November 20, 2014 / 1,522 Comments
Thanksgiving Tablescape Inspiration
I’m going to set up my Thanksgiving tablescape this weekend. I’m obsessed with painted gourds for some reason, and want to incorporate black and gold shellacked pumpkins on my table to give dinner some shine. Metallic paint will also sparkle against candelight, too. I’m going to find some black and gold spray paint and some […]
December 12, 2013 / 1,027 Comments
The 300 Sandwiches Easy Guide to Tablescaping
Sandwiches are more fun to eat at a table with a festive tablescape.