Star-Spangled Mini Pies

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Dressing up food so it looks more elaborate than it really is, is one of my favorite entertaining “tricks.” That’s exactly what I did with these star-spangled mini pies as seen in the 4th of July dessert table I did here. To give these little pies a festive touch I filled store-bought mini pie crusts […]

Juice Pop Cocktails & Mocktails

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Guess what. Today is my birthday! I won’t disclose the number {I’ve officially stopped at 35}, but I will share a darling way to celebrate ANY birthday – with these festive and practical juice pops that flavor your drink and keep it cold at the same time. I think the idea originated from Martha Stewart […]

DIY Tea Party Favors

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Who doesn’t love a tea party with all of it’s lady-like charm and dainty accouterments. And of course it’s the little details that set any party apart from the rest, and these DIY tea bag favors are one of my favorite projects which does just that! I made these “tea bags” to hold tea cookies […]

How To Make Pie Pops

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Serving mini pies on a stick {aka Pie Pops} is one of my favorite dessert trends. They look adorable on display, you can make several flavors, kids and adults love them, and they are surprisingly easy to make. I made pie pops for the Little Cowboy party I did for Celebrations and displayed them in […]

Party Design Basics – Simple Ideas To Dress Up Food Presentation

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Today we’re back to our Party Design Basics Series and this time we’re talking about food presentation. You can’t have a party without food, right! So why not make it more appetizing by adding a few extra embellishments to the buffet display. It’s great to add some designer items to your selection, which are already beautifully […]

Rice Krispies Treat Cake

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{photography by Raezer Photography , for Jami’s on Sweet Street} Today’s little post has a Big idea! Jami’s on Sweet Street sent in this unique way to serve up a perennial favorite, rice krispies treats, by making it into a cake! She used 5 bags of marshmallows and 4 boxes of rice krispies to create […]

Make Your Own Dessert Skewers

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Sometimes the simplest ideas are the “sweetest” and that couldn’t be more true than with these DIY dessert skewers. There have been a lot of candy skewers featured, using fruity & jelly-style candies and marshmallows, but these here are geared more for adults {of course kids love ‘em too} and can be enjoyed with a cup […]