Tags archives: wedding-cake

Charming Deet #348: Toppers that take the Cake!

One of the most consistent parts of every wedding (in my opinion it is the best part) is the wedding cake. Layers upon layers of fluffy cake topped off with delicious frosting… YUM!!! Most guests love a good cake, but for some wedding cakes it is the topper that makes the cake special. Cake toppers didn’t become popular until around the 1950s. Couples used t[...]

Charming Deet #346: Mmm-Worthy Fall Flavors

With the passing of summer, it does not mean all of the delicious fruits and treats leave with it.  Autumn always seems to bring about those flavors that only taste the best that time of year.  Mixing in those special flavors into your menu can set the mood for the rest of the evening and warm the hearts of your guests. Just a few of the best to choose from[...]

Charming Deet #344: Yum S'mores!

S'mores are such a classic summertime treat, so why not have them at your summer wedding?  They are delicious and something everyone will enjoy. A bonfire can be a great way to end the night.  Have a few settings of s'mores roasting supplies and the chocolate and graham crackers someplace easily accessible yet out of the way of bugs. Would you even try a[...]

Charming Deet #320: Don't Forget About The Grooms Cake!

Ever wonder how you can make your groom feel just as special as you on the wedding day? Grooms cakes are a fun tradition that began in the Victorian era as an alternate cake that was denser, richer and made for “manly men.” Typically, grooms cakes were made out of dark chocolate or fruit while the bride’s cakes were made out of light flour. Today's trend all[...]

Charming Deet # 296: Eco-Friendly Inspiration

In a world where we are trying to keep our planet sustainable, people can do their part in every way they can, especially when you find another person who is just as passionate as you are.  That's why eco-friendly weddings are becoming more popular, and that doesn't mean asking your guests to go without.  It just means making a few changes and still keeping [...]

Mariners Museum Wedding Planner | Newport News, Virginia | Maria & Philip 6-6-2014

** Disclaimer** This blog post will be formatted differently. This will be a blog post of memories. Good memories. Inappropriate memories. Funny memories. Just plain, memories. When I first met Maria, it was a fun meeting to say the least! She is so vibrant and fun to be around. Always smiling, always happy and even with the stress of planning, she was sti[...]