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Recipe: Strawberry Pie

Happy first day of June! I’m celebrating with this super simple – super yummy pie. This is a great go-to for an easy summer dessert, plus it’s fruit so that makes it healthy…right? I also did a variation using peaches & peach Jello (mine were a little under-ripe so  ...

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Project Nursery: Finished

So I’ve been a little MIA recently, but mostly it’s because I’ve been trying to get everything ready for the baby (see? I have a good excuse). Anyway to make up for my absence I give you – photos of the nursery! So happy it’s actually livable now. I wanted it to be  ...

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Cake Balls = Perfect Party Treats

Have you heard of cake balls? Cake balls = bit sized cake = totally awesome deliciousness. Seriously this is like sliced bread/inventing the wheel great (maybe even better than the wheel because it wasn’t filled with frosting). I found my recipe on Bakerella for cake balls. They’re  ...

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DIY: Bunting

Bunting has been a huge party trend in the past couple of years. It’s fun and festive and can really add some color to an event. It can be made of paper but using fabric for it really makes it seem a lot nicer. I mentioned that I made the bunting for my baby shower, so here’s a step  ...

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Recipe: Mini Fruit Tarts

I recently made these for our company holiday meal. They’re cream cheese filled mini fruit tarts. I got the recipe from my mother-in-law when she made them for my bridal shower. They’re easy to make and were a huge hit, and any recipe that’s easy and adorable is a keeper.  ...

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Home: Apothecary Jars

For our wedding I ended up collecting a bunch of apothecary jars for our candy buffet. I had planned on selling them after the wedding but have found multiple uses for them. Needless to say I’ve gotten my money’s worth out of them. One is on our counter with fake apples, another has  ...

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DIY: Candy Buffet

For our wedding I fell in love with the idea of doing a candy buffet in addition to our cake, because they looked so fun and added something more interesting than just putting favors on the tables for guests. Seemed easy enough right? Just put some candy in some cute jars and slap some labels  ...

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DIY: Wedding Sign

Remember that awesome font from last week? Well I’ve put it to good use. This is a pretty basic DIY but it’s a cute idea to add some personalized signage to an event. These would be great for birthday parties, weddings and baby showers. I used ours for a candy buffet but think it  ...

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