DECOR LOVE: CLASSIC WHITES

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Hi all, I have to start today’s post with a huge thank you.  I was completely overwhelmed by the outpouring of support I received in the Martha Stewart “Martha Madness” competition.  Each time my cake pops moved up a level, I was in such awe over the people who shared the posts on social media, liked, commented, reposted, etc.  So to my family, friends, clients, friends of friends, friends of family, friends of clients, and Sweets & Celebrations supporters, a {Read More}

TASTINGS: ONE POT MEALS

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Happy Monday!  Hope you all had a great weekend.  I spent mine planning a few parties, catching up on chores around the house, and attending a friend’s wedding.  Lately, even weekends where I don’t have an event seem super hectic.  I thrive on orderliness, schedules, and timelines and I’ve felt a bit out of control over the past few weeks.  I haven’t been cooking as much, which I don’t like.  Cooking is so much healthier than going out to eat {Read More}

SWEETS & CELEBRATIONS AND MARTHA STEWART

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Hi friends, happy Tuesday!  Last week, I saw Martha Stewart’s “Martha Madness Sweetest Sixteen” competition on Instagram so I entered a photo of my sports cake pops.  After all, Martha Madness is my kind of March Madness  To my excitement, I found out yesterday that I’m a finalist!  This is great publicity for Sweets & Celebrations and I’m so honored that my cake pops were selected.  Please take a moment to vote for #12.  Voting for this round ends on {Read More}

TOAST WITH: CHAMPAGNE COCKTAILS

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I adore champagne cocktails.  There’s just something so elegant and festive about them.  Of course champagne on its own is great for toasting but adding a few ingredients to create a bubbly cocktail takes it to the next level.  There are the classics which you’re probably familiar with: a mimosa (orange juice and champagne,) a bellini (peach juice and champagne,) and the actual “classic” which is champagne poured over a sugar cube that has been soaked in bitters.  But there {Read More}

TASTINGS: MINI FRUIT & SUGAR COOKIE PIZZAS

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I love mini desserts so when I spotted a fruit pizza on Pinterest, I knew I had to make a mini version.  As the season is changing and it’s starting to warm up, I’ve been craving lots of colorful fresh fruit.  And, let’s face it– I’m always craving dessert so put the two together and you have the perfect combination.  This recipe calls for a batch of your favorite sugar cookies, a simple mascarpone frosting, and cut up fresh fruit {Read More}