Archives for June 28, 2011

Smidge & Pinch $50 Posh Party Supply Giveaway {Celebration Inspiration Giveaway No.4}

The Celebration Inspiration Party continues with the first of two giveaways today from Smidge & Pinch Smidge & Pinch is an online boutique stocked full of edible decorating and posh party supplies. Their cupcake liner line is simply amazing and one of the best I have ever seen. They have 70 different liners in stock in the cutest patterns and prettiest colors. Their prices are fantastic for such stylish party goods and shipping is a low $1.75 on all items [US] and only .25 more for any additional. Along with Continue reading

Clever Tips for Styling a Party {featuring Michelle Burt from Maddycakes Muse}

Clever Tips for Styling a Party {featuring Michelle Burt from Maddycakes Muse}

Please Welcome Michelle Burt from Maddycakes Muse In June 2009, Michelle retired from the United States Marine Corps with 21 years on Active Duty. She was proud to serve her country and also proud of her career having served 10 years as an Enlisted Marine and 11 years as an Officer. She always had a love for crafts and being creative. Over the years Michelle has done countless weddings, baby showers and over the top birthday parties for family and friends. After retirement, she opened a company named Maddycakes named after her daughter Continue reading

My Tuesday {Ten} – a roundup of ten appetizers & mini desserts

My Tuesday {Ten} – a roundup of ten appetizers & mini desserts

It's Tuesday and time for the Tuesday {Ten}.Since I'm in party mode I thought I would share 10 appetizer & mini dessert recipes this week, that have been in my inspiration folder waiting for just the right celebration. {keeping it short & sweet} The Tuesday {Ten} is all about sharing what's going on, things you love, recent purchases, cute photos...pretty much all the sweet tidbits that make up daily life that you'd like to share, bundled in to one post. It can be short and sweet or filled with pictures and details...anything goes Continue reading

MudPies & Marigolds Cake Banner Giveaway {Celebration Inspiration Party Giveaway No.3}

The Celebration Inspiration Party continues with a super cute giveaway from MudPies & Marigolds MudPies & Marigolds is an adorable Etsy shop stocking a variety of handmade items inspired by vintage living. The petite pennant banners are the cutest idea for cake toppers; so simple yet beautiful and unique. Each banner is handmade from natural burlap material which has been stamped then strung on natural cotton twine. They are available for any occasion, birthdays, wedding, babies and can even be personalized and Continue reading

Party Planning Tips {Featuring Courtney Dial from Pizzazzerie}

Party Planning Tips {Featuring Courtney Dial from Pizzazzerie}

Please Welcome Courtney Dial from Pizzazzerie With a love of entertaining, Courtney Dial is quickly becoming a well-known stylist in the field of party design and décor. Growing up in the South, she attended Vanderbilt University earning both a bachelors in Communications and masters in Organizational Leadership. Since March 2010, she has grown Pizzazzerie.com into a go-to source for all things entertaining. Regularly appearing on Nashville news broadcasts, Courtney has also been published in several print publications including Nashville Continue reading