How to be a good house guest.

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Rules for being a stellar house guest. It seems that every time I am part of a wedding, I end up camping out at someone’s house. That could mean the bride’s mother, sister or aunt’s house because we…

Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup

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Serving up a classic favorite for a wedding shower During these cold, winter months, everyone craves the comfort that only a good plate of grilled cheese and tomato soup can cure. So when planning a wedding…

Bachelorette Activities that Rule

Bachelorette activities for when penis cakes just aren’t going to cut it. Bachelorette parties aren’t just about oddly shaped cakes, brides in skin tight white dresses and drunk bridesmaids screaming from trolley windows. I mean, those bachelorette parties are really fun, we aren’t going to…

Sausage, Fontina & Bell Pepper Strata Recipe

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The perfect egg strata recipe for a bridal shower. One of the greatest ways to enjoy an egg dish is with a casserole—even if you aren’t a big fan of eggs. The secret is all in…

Chloe + Isabel: Bridesmaid Gift Guide

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Bridesmaid Gift Guide of the Jeweled Variety The options for bridesmaids gifts are endless, yet there are few so practical—and beautiful—as something jeweled. Jewelry is a fantastic gift option for bridesmaids because of its versatility. Brides can hand…

Gatsby Shower Theme

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♫ ♫ A little party never killed nobody ♫ ♫ Don’t we all wish we were born in the Roaring 20s?! The feathered dresses. The crazy parties. Bedazzled headpieces. Strands of pearls. The. Endless. Champagne. Since we (sadly) can’t go back in time and…

Greek Chicken with Feta

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Amazing recipe for Greek chicken. Maybe my late Grandma Roush had something in mind when she sent this recipe for Greek Chicken my way, knowing that it would come in handy in my married life. (In…

The 100 Day Countdown to Wedding

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I’m getting married in 100 days.  Today marks 100 days until the wedding and—why beat around the bush—I am freaking out. I’ve loved the safety net the three digit buffer has afforded since our engagement. All…

Shower Games

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Our list of 5 amazingly fun, never awkward shower games.  The cookies are baked, the streamers are strung and the champagne is flowing. But after awhile the small talk comes to an end and it’s time…

Roasted Sweet Potato Risotto

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This recipe for roasted sweet potato risotto is the ultimate comfort food. Growing up in an Italian household, risotto was a specialty in my family’s kitchen. What began as plain rice would eventually turn into luscious, hearty, al-dente pieces…