Now that you have the bachelorette weekend planned for the bride-to-be, it’s time to get the festivities started with welcome bags filled with fun goodies. First you’ll want to find some cute bags and name tags. Photo: A Little Slice of Swank I love filling bachelorette welcome bags with matching gear for the bridesmaids and bride to wear. If… Continue reading Welcome Bags for a Bachelorette Weekend
About a year ago, I had an incredible bachelorette weekend in Washington, D.C. with my my friends who traveled far (and locally) to come and celebrate with me. This had me thinking, a year later, about some fun bachelorette options in the District. Once you have a weekend booked and the number of guests and per person… Continue reading Bachelorette Party Ideas in Washington, D.C.
Guess what? You too can host a cookie decorating party anytime of the year for any age group. I recently hosted a Sunday afternoon cookie decorating party for adults. First, I cut a photo booth backdrop into placements (13 x 17 inches). You could use any decorative paper and make it into a table cloth or placements.… Continue reading Cookie Decorating Party Inspiration
One gift I love to give my pregnant friends is a Sophie the Giraffe (Sophie la Girafe). As you all know by now, I’m a francophile, and most kids in France own a Sophie the Giraffe. More Sophie toys are sold in France than babies born in a year. I’m trying to spread the popularity… Continue reading Baby Shower Gift: Sophie the Giraffe
I recently attended my cousin’s lovely baby shower. Mom and Dad to-be decided on a theme that matches their nursery: Twinkle Twinkle Little Star. The hosts of the baby shower thought through every little detail of the event, from the decorations to the desserts. Guests stopped by a table to sign a framed picture and… Continue reading Baby Shower Inspiration
This winter I attended a unique event: a salt tasting. This fun event was hosted by Bazaar Spices, which has two locations in Washington, D.C. You can either attend one of Bazaar Spices’ official events or you can host your own salt tasting at home. A pinch of salt can change a dish and, like wine, can be paired with… Continue reading A Salt Tasting Event
For the holidays, my husband received a gift card to Honeybaked Ham and I received a gift card to Giant. We decided to combine our gift cards and invited some friends over for a festive dinner. I was, of course, excited about the menu and decorating. I set the table before starting to prep dinner. My husband… Continue reading Holiday Table Setting