Ice Cream Dessert Bar

ice cream dessert bar

Let the summer celebrations begin! I can’t believe it’s that time already, but the weather is begging for us to plan those outdoor parties. If you’re planning a Memorial Day party or any party for the season, I’ve set up a fun little ice cream dessert bar idea to inspire your summer entertaining. The idea is […]

Ideas For Hosting A Garden Party

garden party ideas

I’m busy running around today for a project for SheKnows.com, but I still have some great party ideas for you.  Since this is the time  of year when flowers are beginning to bloom and the grass is nice and lush, why not host a Garden Party.  You don’t need a special occasion either, although Mother’s […]

Bird’s Party Spring-Summer Edition

Birds Party

  While you’re enjoying your coffee this morning I hope you’ll take a few moments to flip through the latest issue of Bird’s Party magazine.  This issue is filled with a diverse array of parties to inspire you.  From kids parties, to family gatherings, to adult soirees, there’s something for everyone. Just click on the […]

A Garden Wedding Shoot

back yard garden wedding ideas

I have a new project to share with you all.  Last month I designed a garden wedding shoot for SheKnows.com, with lots of pretty little details and tips for doing it on a budget.  It was for their special wedding section for April and I think it turned out so pretty.  I hope you’ll check […]

Peach Fizz Cocktail Or Mocktail

peach fizz

I’m so ready for Spring weather! This has been a very rainy and dreary winter, and just when it seems to be drying out, the wild winds are whirling about {very tough to get photo shoots done outside if you know what I mean}. But this yummy drink definitely gets me in the mood for […]

Inspired By This: New Flavor Combos For Hot Dogs

hot dog bar

Now that Easter is behind us I can’t help but think about Spring and Summer cookouts and all the entertaining opportunities ahead. As perfect timing would have it I came across these ideas from Noble Pig, for a hot dog bar with some delicious and unique sounding combinations. With flavors like Mexican charred corn, Asian-inspired […]

Cocktail Time – Limoncello Grapefruit Punch

lemoncello grapefruit cocktail

by Aleah and Nick Hello! We’re in full-on spring mode at Valley & Co. mixing up cocktails, sampling springtime menus, and knee-deep in planning festive and creative details for our upcoming client events. Did we mention mixing up cocktails? We’re lucky ducks as a big part of our job is taste-testing food and drinks {and […]