"Little Birdies" Baby Shower

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I’m excited to finally share the baby shower I designed for the Richmond “Dream Baby Shower” contest winner.  This is a locally sponsored contest (with $1500 worth of prizes) that is presented by RichmondMom.com and introduces expecting mothers (nominated by friends & family) to readers, who then vote for a deserving recipient. The winner of the contest […]

A Botanical Garden 1st Birthday Party

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I was so thrilled when I found this submission all the way from the Philippines, in my “in” box this week.  Anna hosted a 1st Birthday Party for her daughter Arie, that is so beautiful and elegant it would be wonderful for a baby shower as well.  The photos are from Karen Ilagan Photography, who captured all […]

Cupcake Fondue

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This is just about the cutest idea I’ve seen in a long time.  Cupcake Fondue, as seen on Pintsize Social by Amanda of Bake it Pretty.  All you need is mini cupcakes (unfrosted), powdered sugar, a liquid (juice or milk), light corn syrup, and some dry toppings. This would be a fun kids activity as […]

Valentine’s Play Date & Giveaway {Guest Blogger}

A Big Thank You to Kori of Paper & Pigtails for guest blogging for me while I’m at Blissdom: Hi everyone! I would love to start by saying I am SO EXCITED and   HONORED to be able to guest post on one of my favorite blogs! I began following Celebrations at Home and Chris […]

Your Ticket To Love – Bridal Shower

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  by contributor Kristi Delfino   With all the warmer weather we have been having this last week I am ready for Spring!  I bet you are too.  Well with Spring on my mind, I decide to put together a Pink and Green Spring photo shoot for you…all inspired by some tickets that I found at […]

Queen Of Hearts Valentine Shoot

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There is a lot to see here today, as I styled and photographed this Queen of Hearts Valentine’s Day shoot to help showcase the printable party collection by Paula of Frog Prince Paperie.  Paula created this very cool and modern set that would also work well for a bachelorette party, bridal shower, lingerie shower, or even engagement party – the LOVE […]

Owl Themed Baby Shower

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Tera of Party Designs in Bloom sent in this adorable Owl Themed Baby Shower with lots of cute details and ideas incorporating shabby-chic fabric, and rustic logs & branches.   Tera designed all the party printables for the party and her favorite (mine too) was the “words of wisdom” sign. Some of my other favorite touches […]

Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies

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  by contributor Lisa Thiele   Mmmm… soft, chewy, chocolatey and a hint of coconut, all in a single bite!   I find that bite size anything is almost more enjoyable. Less guilt and you can eat two for the “cost” of one. We all have our own justifications, right? These are the perfect little cookies […]

Eclectic And Whimsical Bridal Shower

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This bridal shower featured on The Wedding Chicks is pretty spectacular.  It is filled with so many interesting details, whimsical touches, and a colorful palette that would make any bride-to-be feel special.  This also has an “Alice in Wonderland” feel and would be perfect for a birthday celebration.   The table is topped by a […]

Build-Your-Own-Bloody-Mary Bar

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Brandy of Simply Creative Insanity sent me her Bloody Mary bar design, that has many cute details.  She began with the name, “Hail Mary”, to add some whimsy to the bar and used the argyle pattern as the prominent design feature.  She filled decorative bottles with vodka and served garnishes in small galvanized buckets.  One […]