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Flash From the Past: Too Cute Pumpkin Shaped Rolls…because your table needs cuteness!

Here’s a flash from the past…two Thanksgivings ago…   The inspiration for these pumpkin rolls originally came from Beyond Kimchee’s gorgeous pumpkin dinner rolls {from scratch} recipe. Hers are made with the real deal pumpkin, and though gorgeous, they take a bit more time. Has anyone more time this week? This week…not so much!  It’s… Continue reading Flash From the Past: Too Cute Pumpkin Shaped Rolls…because your table needs cuteness!

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What to Do With Your Bridal Bouquet Once the Wedding is Over…

  Fresh flowers are gorgeous, aren’t they? I’ve never met a flower I didn’t like! Claude Monet was right when he said, “I must have flowers, always and always.” Flowers give the finishing touch to weddings and add so much beauty to the day. With so much selection, most brides spend countless hours deciding on… Continue reading What to Do With Your Bridal Bouquet Once the Wedding is Over…

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Hurricane Harvey and Wedding Wednesday Post~Take 2

Here is the post that should have been posted yesterday, but somehow it disappeared in Cyberville (that terrible, lonely place of  missing posts, texts, and all social media) swirling around never to be found again. Poor thing! ~ Take 2… As you know, it’s been a crazy week of rain for those in the Gulf… Continue reading Hurricane Harvey and Wedding Wednesday Post~Take 2

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Saving Money on the Wedding Cake and More…

One thing I have noticed over the years helping couples plan their wedding, is that anything attached with the word “wedding” raises the cost of anything needed for a wedding exponentially. It seems as though, you can enter a bakery, find the most beautiful cake on their glass shelves, order that same cake for a… Continue reading Saving Money on the Wedding Cake and More…

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Super Easy Wedding Arrows

The phone rang and it was my Sweet Pea shopping on the wedding aisle at Hobby Lobby. We did most of our Mama/Daughter wedding brainstorming/shopping via text and phone calls since she was in another state. Thank goodness for unlimited service! Like a Mama, I heard the excitement in her voice. She said she saw… Continue reading Super Easy Wedding Arrows

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Reviving a Swing Memory

I spent the last week at our little cabin in the big woods, which we have finally settled on a name that we all like after two and a half years! Do you name your home and inanimate objects, like your cars, or are we the only strange ones? Mmmmhmmm… Our cabin is officially now… Continue reading Reviving a Swing Memory

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A Bridal Bouquet Toss Alternative

Tossing the bridal bouquet has been a wedding tradition for a long, long time. Apparently, it originated in England with the tradition of single ladies trying to grab a piece of the bride’s dress or bouquet in hopes to gain some of her good fortune. In her protection, the bride would flee and toss her… Continue reading A Bridal Bouquet Toss Alternative