One Week Till Party: Seven Day Countdown!

The day is almost here! Time flies when planning and anticipating! If you have followed Martha’s Party Planning Guide, you’re in great shape! And for those that have procrastinate till the last week, there’s hope you can still throw a fun bash! Here are the last seven days broken down: Continue reading


Planning a Party: Martha’s Checklist

Hosting a Sangria party in a couple weeks! My guest count is around 15-18 guests.

Planning for family and friends can be stressful, but keeping a list and prepping ahead of time will bring you a peace of mind. Staying organized is key to enjoying your party and being a great host!

This checklist is for a small scaled event such as a house warming or dinner party. The great Martha Stewart has created a Party-Planning Checklist which I will walk you through. Also check out the additional posts where I go into more details. Continue reading

Wilton Level One Course-Fourth Lesson: Grand Finale

For the last lesson we had to come prepared with three colored icings, a cake single or double layered covered with icing. Before class I purchased a cake storage container, my second biggest cake supply purchase!

First lesson was learning how to write with piping bags. Since the weekend before class I spent time pipe icing crabs on cupcakes, my writing didn’t look so bad. Continue reading