I love parties. And party food. And, obviously, I love the company. But what I really love? The little touches that make a soiree special. I’m the girl who geeks out over party playlists and handmade invitations and vintage milk glass. Today, two of my friends posted about recent (fabulous!) bashes they’ve hosted, and I have to […]Read More how to throw a fabulous party
It’s pretty tough to believe that Asher James is already a year old. (It seems like I just wrote this.) To celebrate, we had a circus first birthday party with a few friends and family. Asher loves to give us his ROAR, so we went with a tiger as inspiration for his first birthday bash. Our life […]Read More first birthday circus theme party
That’s a lemon cake cookie. (Ohmyword YUM.) When my kitchen counters are glistening, I have this inexplicable desire to bake. Kind of counter-intuitive (pun!) but I chose a really easy recipe that left me with only a handful of dirty utensils — and stellar results. If you haven’t tried cake cookies before, you are seriously […]Read More super easy spring lemon cookies (from a cake mix!)
I heard a Frank Sinatra Christmas song today (I know—but it was SNOWING) and I was instantly transported to my twelfth birthday party. I was taken back to the day when, glitter-gold Gelly Roll pen in hand, I scrawled ‘Dress to impress!!!!’ inside the invite. My dad and younger brother donned black suits and greeted […]Read More Frank Sinatra takes me back.