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In honor of Dry January, I’m going to do something crazy and talk about NON-ALCOHOLIC drinks at weddings and events. I’m getting really wild, I know.  Gathering around good food and good drinks is one of the best and most special parts of any event. And it’s one of the biggest things your guests will […]

Parties & Entertaining, Weddings

January 29, 2021

How to Provide Drinks (for Those who Don’t Drink)

Non-alcoholic drink
raspberry shortcake


When it comes to events, I’m always about making sure that everyone is fed.  Have you ever gone to an event and been like, “Oh good, nothing to eat! Just what I was hoping for.” Ummm, my guess is no. Food is one of the BEST parts about any celebration.  Especially the dessert, which is […]

Events, Parties & Entertaining, Weddings

November 10, 2020

Where to Find Allergy-Friendly Wedding Cakes and Desserts around Seattle


As if the stress of rescheduling a wedding due to COVID-19 wasn’t enough (it was,) we can’t forget about finding a back-up plan for all those other pre-wedding festivities. (THANKS A LOT, COVID.) Bachelorette parties, for instance, have been another sad sacrifice in the name of social distancing and quarantining Of course in the scheme […]

Parties & Entertaining, Quarantine

May 12, 2020

9 Ideas for a Virtual Bachelorette Party


Because so much of our lives are conducted via video these days, I wanted to dedicate a post to sprucing up your virtual get togethers so they’re more enjoyable for guests. After social distancing for so long, Zoom parties are starting to feel a bit stale. But they’re probably going to be the reality for […]

Parties & Entertaining, Quarantine

April 30, 2020

How to Host a Virtual Get Together (Part Two)


It seems like a lot of us are conducting our whole lives via video platforms like Zoom these days. We use them for work, classes, meetings, AND connecting with our friends and families. Needless to say, we’re quickly getting Zoomed-out. While the idea was novel at first, the thought of attending a “social event” on […]

Parties & Entertaining, Quarantine

April 29, 2020

How to Host a Virtual Get Together (Part One)


Galentine’s Day is one unofficial holiday that I strongly advocate for. It’s the perfect excuse to host a party or get-together and you can be as creative (or uncreative!) as you want. It’s an unofficial holiday, remember? Anything goes as long as you get your besties together! In case you’re not familiar with Galentine’s Day […]

Parties & Entertaining

February 13, 2020

Happy Galentine’s Day!


Holiday parties are a staple of the holiday season. But with everything else going on around the holidays, they can end up causing more stress than “holly-jolliness,” especially if you’re hosting. So I’m here to share some of my go-to appetizer recipes to make your next holiday party a breeze! I’ve been hosting an annual […]

Parties & Entertaining

December 4, 2019

8 Easy Holiday Party Appetizers your Guests Will Love

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