Pick-Your-Potato Bar

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This Spud Bar makes me so happy - 1) I never met a potato I didn’t love, and 2) the reference to the 1950′s “sputnik” is just so genius and creative!  Designed by Botanica Florals, this potato bar includes everything: mashed potatoes, french fries, tater tots, potato wedges, potato skins, baked potatoes, and of course all […]

Pink Crabby Birthday

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What better way to kick off summer than this Pink Crabby birthday party by Jessica of Party Box Design.  Full of outdoor fun, a crab boil, and a pink crab motif everywhere, this is a great lesson in how to personalize a theme.  Read on for all the details told by Jess… “My daughter Charli loves crabs, we […]

Pink & Yellow Spring Brunch

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Kate of Studio LIME Design sent me these pics of a pretty brunch she hosted for mother’s day.  The simple modern design would work perfectly for any ladies get-together and has some ideas that are easy to re-create.  I particularly like the pink and yellow color combo, and the recycled cans painted, tied with ribbon, and filled […]

Join Me On Savvy Living

Happy Memorial Day weekend! I hope you’ve found plenty to inspire your celebratory cookout this weekend. If you would like to see some favorite pot luck dishes from others, or share your own, join the conversation on the Ebates Savvy Living community. Cheers!

Simple Fabric Flower DIY

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Today I’m sharing one of the easiest DIY crafts you can possible do, but one that has so many possibilities.  These are easy to make fabric ‘flowers’ that I used on my backyard bbq dessert table.  This simple embellishment can be used to dress up almost anything.  Here’s what you need: Strips of fabric cut to size […]

Designer Kids Tables For Weddings & Birthdays

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Ever think about the fact that during most weddings the kids of your guests are all but forgotten?  I came across this innovative business called Petite Fete in Toronto in which Azie, the owner, provides child care during the event, and does it in high style.  Genius, Right!!  Azie provides a gorgeous party setting and includes […]

"All American" Backyard Picnic-Style Shoot

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I have more summer party inspiration to share with you!  This backyard picnic shoot from Tiny Water Photography is loaded with amazing ideas that you can incorporate for 4th of July weekend or all summer long.  Vintage suitcases, cute paper details, and a fabulous cookies & cream dessert table make this design special. Some of my favorite ideas […]