Posts tagged ‘tea party’

July 23rd, 2013

Lauren’s Tea Party Bridal Shower & Lemon Vanilla Cupcakes

by Chrissy

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Cupcakes!

Beautiful mini bridal shower cupcakes, made especially for my best pal, Lauren.

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For this shower, the girls of the LYK stepped into the roles of Bride-to-be and Maid of Honor. It was nice to have someone else do all the cooking, and most of the baking.

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I said, most. I still had to bake my other half some zesty cupcakes for the grand celebration!

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Her wedding colors are yellow, silver, and neutrals. These lemon cupcakes fit the role, perfectly.… Read more...

April 1st, 2013

Quinoa Salad and a Baby Shower

by Chrissy

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This past weekend I had the great honor of hosting my older sister’s baby shower. If you haven’t guessed it already, the LYK catered the food. It was pretty much the one requirement I was given when planning the shower. Everything else was free-reign.

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For two days, my momma’s kitchen was turned into a massive food prep zone. It probably should have been taped off as a “caution-zone”, while food filled every nook and cranny and knives were flying to … Read more...

February 11th, 2013

Strawberry Goat Cheese Tea Sandwich {with balsamic dipping sauce}

by Lauren

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I made these on a whim the other day because Chris purchased an extra large package of goat cheese for a pizza we made, and I was a little worried we wouldn’t get through it all before it spoils.

Normally devouring cheese isn’t an issue in the LYK, but this log of goat cheese is a bit oversized even for us. I suppose he was just trying to be thorough when he was sent to the store though.

Conveniently, our … Read more...

March 21st, 2011

Lemon Cheesecake Phyllo Cups

by Lauren

This post today is part of the Electrolux Top 9 Tea Party Takeover. For each tea party recipe submission by a Featured Publisher, Foodbuzz is donating $50 to support the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund whose mission is to fund research to find a method of early detection and ultimately a cure for Ovarian Cancer. Check out the Kelly Confidential website for more information or to donate today!

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We had a tea party this weekend and as any good neighbor would … Read more...