SUBMIT IMAGES
View Posts By:

categories

 

tags

 

The One Dessert that Beats Birthday Cake, Hands Down

Naomi of The Bakers Royale is our new hero. She took birthday cake and french macarons and combined them into one unbelievably good looking dessert. Behold the Cake Batter French Macaron perfect for that sprinkle fix or any and all birthday celebrations. Never ever will I settle for regular old cake again. Psst... check out more delicious...

Read more...

It’s Official: Rosé Cocktails are the New Rosé

Rosé season is upon us and this year we're thinking we need to step it up a notch. When regular old rosé just won't do, try a cocktail version of your favorite blushing sip. This Rosé Cooler includes a yummy mix of vodka, rose water, elderflower syrup and a dash of lemon. Quench your thirst with that...

Read more...

The One Cocktail Every Mommy Needs

I know for a fact there were plenty of things I did to make my mama want to pull her hair out over the years, including getting in cars with boys. Hence why she'd indulge in an extra Kahlua Sombrero on those days. If only she would have known about this concoction from The Effortless Chic and ...

Read more...

10 Salsa and Guac Recipes that Will Change Your Life

I'm pretty sure my body is 90% salsa. I eat it with almost every meal and with good reason. It's freaking delicious. Add guacamole to that line-up and you have yourself a...

Read more...

The One Cocktail We’d Wish for on a Stranded Desert Island

My stranded-on-a-desert-island cocktail? This is it. It's got the big juicy flavor of grapefruit and lime, the bite of blood orange soda, a touch of sea salt and of course the party starter, tequila! But thankfully, I'm not stranded on a desert island. Instead, I'll be indulging in this pretty—in the cutest ever glasses from...

Read more...

Channel Your Inner Julia Child with these Baking Tricks

I love a good baking session, topped only by eating the results of said baking. But somehow, my sweet treats never look as good as they taste. That's where Natalie of Jade Magnolia is coming to the rescue. A baker and stylist extraordinaire, she is divulging 10 need to know tips for baking like a pro. Peek inside her pretty kitchen captured by...

Read more...

16 Cocktails To Complete Your Weekend Cravings

Beam me up Scotty, I'm ready to be transported into all things weekend and that means finding a pretty cocktail to pair with this insanely gorgeous weather. From a tropical sweetie like this to a sassy margarita like this, here are...

Read more...

When Life Hands You Taxes, Wash Them Down with This Cocktail

You'll probably be drowning your sorrows or cheersing to a big return come Monday and either way this sip will come in handy. Crafted by H&H Weddings + Color Pop Events and photographed by Alexis June Weddings, it offers up a delicious blend of gin and citrus, perfect for closing out the most un-fun time...

Read more...

A Gelato Recipe That Will Have You Licking the Bowl Clean

I'm pretty sure this might be the most genius indulgence I've ever created. I'm not trying to pat myself on the back or anything, but when you marry two classics like gelato and popcorn (sea salt caramel from Ava's Popcorn to be exact)—magical things happen. The proof is in the pudding (er uh, gelato!). And you bet your bottom I'll be making another...

Read more...

Why You Should Never Drink a Regular Old Mimosa Again

I consider mimosas a brunch staple. But a simple champagne + orange juice combo will never be the same again now that I've caught wind of this dreamy concoction from Howerton+Wooten Events and Natarsha N. Wright Photography. The...

Read more...

Entertaining with Abby: DIY Ice Cream Sandwiches

When it comes time to feed a crowd, dessert is the way to their hearts. But we're not into average, ho hum desserts. Life's too short for that dears. Nope we're going fancy pants with these DIY Ice Cream Sandwiches. They're a wildly delicious mix of chocolate cookies and dulce de leche ice cream all wrapped up and ready to serve. Get the...

Read more...

Entertaining with Abby: BBQ Short Rib Pizza

This is the kind of pizza that grown-ups love, kids go crazy for and is 100% guaranteed to get devoured in about 10 seconds flat. A.K.A. it's a total recipe slam-dunk. And so easy. Meet the BBQ Short Rib Pizza with Potatoes and Smoked Gouda. Not only is it delicious and comfort food at its finest, but it is perfect for prepping ahead of time and popping in the oven when guests arrive.

Read more...

Our Current Cocktail Obsession: This Pretty Pink Sip

I am completely admitting to the fact that I judge cocktails and wine bottles by their looks. Do you have a fun, chic label? Wine, I'm yours! Are you a pretty pink sip? I'm all in! Luckily this Lemongrass and Grapefruit Sake Cocktail from the ladies of Beijos Events fits the above category to a T; making it pretty much a Springtime staple and most certainly...

Read more...

12 Steps To Mastering the Perfect Weekly Meal Plan

We've all had the days where 5pm rolls around and the question arises: "What are we going to eat for dinner tonight?" The fridge is empty and the belly rumbles set in, inducing further panic. And then you find yourself in the grocery store at 5:45pm, iPhone in hand searching for the perfect recipe. Say goodbye to those moments of stress and say hello to the ultimate meal planning guide that will make...

Read more...

The Secret to Making Gluten Free Cookies Out of this World

If gluten-free and sprinkles had a love child, this ricotta cookie would be it. And by the looks of them, they're delicious enough to pass for the real thing. A.K.A. even gluten connoisseurs will approve. Find the recipe from baker and gluten free maven Kait Hanson below and when in doubt, just know that...

Read more...

A Decadent Chocolate Cake to Add to Your Dessert Stockpile

Chocolate needs little introduction. It's delicious all on its own and when gussied up in decadent chocolate cake with raspberry sauce form... um, even better. This dessert spotted on Waiting On Martha from Kathryn McCrary and ...

Read more...

The Colorful ‘Ice’ Cocktail We Can’t Wait To Try for Easter

I have a little love affair with blood orange. From flavored bellinis to sparking sodas to sangria, it's a match made in heaven with cocktail varieties aplenty. But this one from Stir Bartending Co., might be my favorite yet. There's just something so fun about that big ol' ice cube and beefy rocks glass, and of course, you can't deny that gorgeous hue. The perfect...

Read more...

How To Make the Best Ever Cup of Coffee with a French Press

Oh, Mondays. It wouldn't be impossible to get through them without that almighty cup of coffee. My hubs and I have always loved our single-serve brewer, but we...

Read more...

Our Springtime Playbook: Essentials for the Ultimate Cheese Plate

We could blab on and on about the many virtues of cheese. So much so that we've devoted several posts to this beloved topic. (Proof: here, and here). Cheese boards are an...

Read more...

This Cocktail Proves Easter Candy and Champagne are a Killer Combo

Easter Candy + Champagne (and some other yummy accoutrements) = Speckled Egg Mimosas.  And that, my friends, is how you do candy as an adult. These pretty mimosas from The Effortless Chic are perfect for left overs from Easter baskets and pretty enough to take center stage for...

Read more...