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How to Plan a Wedding

Wedding planning is filled with excitement and expectations, but it can also be an extremely challenging and stressful time. You have to stay organized, stick to a budget, and start early enough to allow plenty of time to get everything done. That’s why we created this little planning guide to assist you with a few of the essentials for a successful wedding day: Read more

Irish Cream Cupcakes Recipe

Kiss Me I'm Irish CreamYou voted and now here it is. Our recipe for Irish Cream Cupcakes. Enjoy! Read more

Summer Food Safety 101

There’s nothing quite like summertime cookouts, picnics, and potlucks, with the inviting aroma of charcoal-grilled steaks, the laughter of children, and spirited conversation. We all know summer parties just aren’t complete without a little good food – make that a lot of good food. Unfortunately, there are more cases of food poisoning in the summer than in any other season, so during warmer weather it is especially crucial to practice safe handling of perishable foods like meat, poultry, seafood and egg products. Read more

Celebrate Summer – Midsummer that is

In America, our summers are filled with beach trips, boating, and tons of other activities on or near the water. It’s all about working hard during the week so that we can enjoy long summer weekends outdoors with our friends and family. However, the Swedes celebrate their warm weather season a bit differently. Read more

What’s His Story?

Father’s Day is June 21st. It is a day designated to celebrate all that dad means to us. Some of our dads are soldiers, some are blue collar workers, yet all of them give love like no other. As children Dad is a superhero that can do it all, as adults we understand the hard work and sacrifice our fathers made in order to give us a better life. Read more

Berry Yummy Treats for Summer

This summer, let the season’s sweetest treats – fresh berries – take the spotlight with delightful and delectable desserts. Freshly picked or purchased at the supermarket, they make for a refreshing respite on sweltering summer days. Berries rich in antioxidants – blueberries, blackberries, and raspberries – add a natural sweetness, as well as a healthy dose of nutrients, to your desserts. Here is some inspiration for fresh berry dessert options: Read more

2015 Summer Wedding Trends

From the simple, classic, and chic wartime weddings of the 1940’s, to the backcombed beehive and knee-length wedding dresses of the 1960’s, wedding trends are a distinct reflection of the times in which we live. Here are several trends that are proving to be popular for summer weddings in 2015: Read more

Mother’s Day Traditions and Treats

The second Sunday of May is fast-approaching, wherein we celebrate one of America’s most revered holidays. While celebrations of mothers can be traced back to the ancient Greeks and Romans, the American Mother’s Day has roots dating back to 1858. That’s when Ann Jarvis, mother of eleven, began forming Mothers’ Day Work Clubs to improve the health and wellness of children. Read more

6 Father’s Day Treats for your Pop

Dad. Daddy. Pops. Da-Da. Father. There are so many different names for the men in our lives. They are there for us, strong for us, and provide for us, yet many only get the recognition they deserve once a year. For many of us, picking the perfect dessert to celebrate dad is a difficult task. We want to get them something special, but what if dad doesn’t like sweets?  A frilly, over-the-top cake probably doesn’t fit his personality.  The following list will help you pick the perfect treat for the father that deserves more than just a single day of appreciation.  Read more

Sculpted Flowers for Spring Cake Designs

After a particularly harsh winter, we eagerly anticipate the warmth and vitality of spring. The cycle of life and growth begins anew as flowers bloom once again. Read more