Mini French Bread Loaf-12057

Mini French Bread Loaf

Searching for timeless winter party decor?  Then look no further than today’s gorgeous stylized affair.  A palette of green, gold, and white set the scene for the nights’ festivities and rustic leaf accents bring the forest indoors.  In particular we are digging on the place setting and the ingenious bread-favor place card.  Use our inspired mini French bread recipe to bring a bit of this lovely affair into your next holiday party. MINI FRENCH BREAD LOAF INGREDIENTS 8 cups of flour 3 cups of water 4 tablespoons of honey 4 tablespoons of olive oil 2 teaspoons of salt 2 tablespoons of …

Baked Maple Apple Donuts-11761

Baked Maple Apple Donuts

Today’s gorgeous wedding proves that love truly conquers all.  Megan and Jason were high school sweethearts that lost each other and ended up marrying other people.  Years later each found themselves single again and thinking of one another.  They reconnected only to find that their love had endured all those years.  Marrying in beautifully rustic style in the wilderness of Michigan, this is their lovely wedding.  So revel in the gorgeousness of their romantic day and grab our inspired baked maple apple donuts recipe for yourself… you’ll want a batch to munch on while you reminisce about your high school sweetie! …

Sunflower Biscotti-10235

Sunflower Biscotti

[yumprint-recipe id=’45’]I’ve recently received some emails from brides-to-be who are concerned with the use of flowers for autumn-themed weddings.  In short, they feel that their only options are to use fall leaves as floral arrangements.  Although I’m certainly a sucker for the oranges and reds of the season, why not try sunflowers?  The end of their peak season is in October and they carry with them that overall feel of Autumn decadence.  Don’t believe me?  Then check out this gorgeously styled California bridal shoot and warm up with a crunchy plate of our Chocolate Hazelnut Biscotti that was inspired by …

Rosemary Lavender Cake-10711

Rosemary Lavender Cake

We rarely get a glimpse into the minds of professional photographers.  Usually all we see are other peoples’ events through the lens.  However, today we get to witness a dream shoot put together by the talent behind Aldabella Photography.  Wanting to create an affair that perfectly captured their business brand, they set their plan in motion amongst the Colorado Rockies.  With a mix of whimsy and rustic wonder, every detail is something special to behold.  Inspired by their simple naked cake, we’ve included a delicious Rosemary Lavender Cake recipe for you to enjoy.  So get your baking pans ready, scroll through …

Limoncello takes the Cake!-10290

Limoncello takes the Cake!

As summer comes to a close, we want to celebrate the last few moments of bright colors and warm weather.  And what better way to do that than with vibrant Massachusetts nuptials.  High School sweethearts Kelsey and David’s got married at Quonquont farm in rustic style. From the centerpieces to the invitations every thoughtful detail was beautifully handcrafted by the bride and groom. With a wonderfully vivacious yellow palette, we couldn’t help but think of a cool glass of Limoncello in the hot summer sun.  So to commemorate the festivities, we’ve created a gluten free Limoncello cake recipe and hope it gets …

A Barren Spring

  Although Spring is in full bloom, for most of the country the trees are still a bit bare.  So if you were planning a flower-filled outdoor Spring wedding, this might not be the atmosphere you envisioned.  But stress not!  Turn those colorful nuptials into a woodland fairytale.  Created by a talented group of vendors in Massachusetts, this majestic styled shoot serves as gorgeous inspiration for the Spring wedding that has yet to bloom… Photographer:  Callan Photo // Jewelry: A.V. Max // DIY or Handmade Goods Designer: Antea Amoroso Design // Dress Designer: Claire Pettibone // Model: Dynasty Models & Talent // …

Outlander Week: The Knickerbocker of Naples

  As a 31-year-old educated, career driven, and devoted wife to a dreamy husband, there is something I’m a bit ashamed to admit.  I have a teenage-like obsession with Outlander.  Okay, more specifically with a certain red-haired, hunky fictional character in Outlander.  Ah, Jamie Fraser how you do my imagination right!  The romantic Scottish Highlands, the time-traveling adventure, the witty heroine, the calves (and I’m not talking about cows!)… it’s enough to make a lass swoon!  In all seriousness, this high quality, intricate historical fiction is truly one of the best book series and television shows out there.  If you …