Events A to Z: I is for an Exotic “Indian” Themed Event

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I’m super excited about today’s A to Z theme because it is really so versatile. In case you were wondering, we’re going to be giving you some ideas for an “Indian” or “Bollywood” themed event, particularly some excellent candy that would look stunning on a buffet table at a wedding, birthday party, shower or other type of event with this theme. This theme is so darn cool because you don’t.

Recipe of the Week: Tropical Chunk Cookies from @Chef_n_Training

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Who is still on their New Year’s Diet? Anyone out their participating in “Drynuary?” (aka: Dry in January)? How is it going? Are you detoxing from all the holiday boozing? I’ll tell you what, I’m trying hard to do this Drynuary thing, but with two little kids, I just really need that glass of red wine at the end of the day. And you know what else I really need?.

Back By Popular Demand – Crispy M&Ms!

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Remember Crispy M&Ms from the late 90s? Weren’t you so sad when they were discontinued a few years later? I sure was. And now, the wishes of millions and millions of M&M enthusiasts have been answers and Mars has not only brought back Crispy M&Ms, but they are officially part of the company’s “permanent lineup” and won’t be discontinued again any time soon. Hooray! If you want to stock up.

Event of the Week: Super Bowl Party Ideas!

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Now that the Super Bowl opponents have been decided, it’s time to start planning your Super Bowl Party! In case you live under a rock, here’s the match up: Tom Brady vs. The World, err, I mean New England Patriots vs. Seattle Seahawks on Sunday Feb. 1, 2015  If you’re a super-fan of either of these teams, you can easily build a candy buffet in the teams colors. The Pats,.

Turn Your Party into a Hipster Party in These 10 Easy Steps!

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(AKA: Events A to Z: H is for Hipster Parties) I saw this awesome “Are You At a Hipster Wedding?” infographic on Refinery29 and I just knew I had my “H” theme for A to Z today. Everyone loves to rag on hipsters (me included) but they all know the secret – hipsters are still cooler than you. That’s why hipster parties are awesome, and people should deliberately try to.

DIY Valentine Treat to Make With Kids!

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Oh, how I love this fun little Hershey Kiss “Bling Ring” from MomOnTimeOut.com. How cute is this? All you need are your Valentine’s Day themed Hershey Kisses (Buy them here!) and some pipe cleaners. So easy and so much fun to do with your kids. Get the full “How To” tutorial here: http://www.momontimeout.com/2012/01/bring-on-bling-valentine-ring-craft/ Wouldn’t these also be fun party favors at a bridal shower, engagement party or bachelorette party?  

Recipe of the Week: Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookie Bars!

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Oh boy, do these babies look rich! These yummy bars from LoveAndOliveOil.com are crazy delicious. Jam-packed with oats, chocolate chips, peanut butter chips, mini peanut butter cups and so many more delicious things! First things first, if you’re an avid baker, you should consider buying some of these “main ingredients” in bulk. You’ll save money on our wholesale prices and you’ll run out far less often. Here are links to.

Event of the Week: 2015 TREND ALERT Pink and Gold!

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People, we are nary two weeks deep into 2015 and we’re already seeing a trend – Pink and Gold! Screw that “marsala” mauve color that Pantone says is the color of the year. Barf, amiright? Pink and gold is not only trending on the party circuit, but it’s trending on runways and red carpets too. We study* these things so trust us. *By “study” we mean spend countless hours every.

Events A to Z: G is for Golf Themed Parties!

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We’ve been on a bit of a hiatus from our regular Friday A to Z posts, but now that the holidays are over and we’re emerging from our New Years fog, it’s time to get back into the old routines. So let’s get started – today we’re talking about Golf Themed Parties. With spring rapidly approaching (hopefully), people are going to start getting their clubs out and taking practice swings.

Get Ready For Valentine’s Day With These Sweet Treats!

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Five weeks to go until Valentine’s Day! What do you do to celebrate? We’re getting pretty excited around here because Valentine’s Day candy is just so much fun and seeing shipment after shipment go out to spread the love on Feb. 14 makes us oh-so-happy. Let’s take a poll: What is your favorite Valentine’s Day treat? Conversation Hearts Heart-Shaped Chocolate Boxes Valentine’s Lollipops Chocolate Roses Other? Guess what? No matter.