Aaah, coffee—one of life’s simple pleasures. Nothing like an espresso in the morning to jumpstart your day, or a frothy cappuccino after a delicious lunch. And you don’t have to go to a café to get a good cup of…Read More How to make the perfect cup of coffee
If you’re hosting a party and you want to ride the leading edge of the greening trend, there are a number of ways you can make your celebration “green,” or more ecologically-sound. From the ingredients you choose to the farms…Read More How to have eco friendly catering at your wedding
“It takes a village,” they say. “No man is an island.” But if you dare to send guests invitations to a potluck wedding, they’ll soon be saying a lot worse. How do you find ways to involve your guests and…Read More How to have a Potluck wedding
Sure, you love your fiancé. But why not give a shout-out to your other lifelong love? As far as wedding themes go, you could do a lot worse than chocolate. Serve decadent treats or just pay homage to your favorite…Read More A chocoholics wedding
How did one regular guy with a normal kitchen manage to cater a 157-person wedding for $501? (And yes, that price includes ingredients, serving trays, and even his cab fare to and from the store, although not dessert or drinks.)…Read More DIY Wedding Catering: Is it Possible with a Regular Kitchen?
To really get an outdoor celebration going, few activities beat firing up the ol’ grill. You know this in your heart, but are you feeling torn between enjoying a summer barbecue and making sure your wedding day stays special? You’re…Read More Why not have a BBQ Wedding Party?
Green chiles are a delicious staple ingredient of New Mexican cuisine, well-beloved for their inclusion in burritos, burgers, nachos, salsas, and other savory dishes. But did you know that green chiles are enjoying a new limelight in sweet recipes as…Read More The Mexican green Chile in sweet wedding food
If a traditional wedding cake isn’t exciting enough for you, take your wedding to the next level with a custom-designed sugar sculpture. While the artistic attention the sculpting process demands does get expensive, the end result is well worth it.…Read More Sugar Sculptures Make Sweet Wedding Art
With summer just around the corner, it’s no ice–no dice! From poolside parties to sparkling soirees, hosts and hostesses around the country are breaking out the ice trays to serve perfect chilled beverages. The way you accessorize yours will make…Read More Go mad with your Wedding Iced Drinks
For an old-fashioned, classic wedding favor, treat your guests to the sweet taste of homemade hard candy. Brightly-colored and visually appealing, these tasty treats are easy to make and can be flavored any way you like. You can customize shapes…Read More How to Make Your Own Hard Candy: The Perfect Wedding Favors
If you’re planning a daytime celebration, there’s an easy way to add a level of elegance and festivity. Turn your reception into a tea party! Like weddings themselves, tea parties can be interpreted in a number of different ways. Go…Read More Why not have an afternoon tea wedding party
For the offbeat wedding menu, few things can cause as much of a stir as a dessert table in masquerade. If you’re looking to delight (and yes, probably confuse) your wedding reception guests, roll out a spread of cupcakes that…Read More Cupcakes in disguise