Lemonade Stand Playdate

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by Rebekah Dempsey Rebekah here from A Blissful Nest and today I wanted to share with you a special little play date we had for Lauren and some of her school friends. Giving a theme to your play date is so much fun for the kids. They get to have activities that are unique and […]

Entertaining Series: Hosting A 4th Of July Celebration

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Get ready to celebrate the 4th of July with these ideas for a festive dessert table with a vintage twist.  Be sure to check out our yummy “homemade” desserts, but don’t forget, these are delicious ANY time of year!  Just click on the photo to see the post. For everyday updates follow me on Twitter […]

Red, White, And Blue Trifle

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I have one more recipe from my 4th of July dessert table, to share with you. This is a show-stopping Red, White, & Blue Trifle that I first made about 8 years ago for a summer party we hosted. This is sort of a no-brainer for any patriotic holiday since the red and blue berries […]

4th Of July Party Ideas

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I have some 4th of July party inspiration for you today, filled with simple ideas and easy-going style. It all started with printables from Squared Party Printables that were printed on parchment paper to give it that aged, vintage look. From there I used items on hand to create a display that guests will love, but […]

Vintage Picnic Ideas {Guest Feature}

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This picnic photo shoot photographed by Simply Rosie Photography will have you ready to pack your basket and set up a table in the park or in your own back yard. Perfect for a casual family gathering or bridal shower, this picnic infuses vintage touches which add comfort and a desire to sit and linger […]

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 […]

Make A Watermelon Cake

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There’s nothing quite like Summer entertaining as it takes you outside on the patio, or by the pool, or on the beach.  Yummy food and drinks are a major component too, with pot lucks and theme parties being so prevalent.  This “watermelon cake” that I made for my latest contribution to Tablespoon is the perfect dessert […]