Food + Beverage

DIYing Your Wedding Cake

Today we’ve got a guest post from Emily Mingledorff of Pie Crust and Pixie Dust! She recently baked a wedding cake and groom’s cake for fifty dollars each! If you are considering tackling your wedding cake yourself (or with the help of a trusted family member or

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Donut Day Deals!

This post is paid for by Keurig®. All opinions are our own! Happy National Donut Day, y’all!!! I don’t think I’ll ever get tired of this beautiful donut cake from this brunch wedding we featured last year!! Photo by Emily Sacra Photography. In terms of holidays,

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Food + Beverage

Wedding Cake Alternatives

Lets face it, you can’t exactly have your cake and eat it too, especially during a wedding. As our wedding gets closer, we are faced with the details. The small ones, the important ones, and the sweet ones. When we began meeting with bakeries for our

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Food + Beverage Vendors

Choosing our Desserts

As I mentioned in our budget post, dessert is among our top priorities, so we thoroughly enjoyed choosing our desserts for the wedding. TJ and I both love sweets and often spend our weekends exploring the many cake, cupcake, and dessert shops in the Triangle. When

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Food + Beverage

Tasty Decisions

Our wedding is going to be at 11 am on a Saturday morning. I hope all our guests can enjoy a warm and lazy summer Saturday while witnessing and celebrating with us. To that end, I didn’t want a fussy, sit down meal for our reception.

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DIY PROJECTS

Distressing Our Cupcake Stand

Consistently throughout our planning process, I tried to scour Craigslist on a regular basis. For the most part this didn’t work out for me too well, because I tend to exhaustively research to feel that I’ve found the “best deal.” By that time, typically the item

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