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{Partying Pretty} Elegant Outdoor Couples Shower

Two weekends ago we were in Atlanta for my lovely cousin’s couples wedding shower.  I am lucky enough to be a bridesmaid in her wedding (coming up on 9/29) so I got to help a bit and partake in the celebrating.  It was so pretty, I just had to share some photos and details with […]

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Snazzy Spotlight: A Glass of Milk

Today I want to do something different.  I’m inspired to try new things lately, both blogging and general life activities.  So in the interest of this newfound mindset, I’m going to highlight a favorite blogger of mine. Having a blog, you find so many sources of inspiration, and other bloggers are a big one.  It […]

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My 2012 Summer Bucket List

It’s like Jennie read my mind today.  I’ve been thinking of this list and jotting down little notes to myself for the past two weeks of all the things I want to do this summer. So now, I’m going to pretend like everyone wants to know the contents of my summer list.  I like to […]

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{Where to Shop Wednesday} Shop Sweet Lulu

Today I want to share with you one of my favorite online places to find fabulous items to make your parties prettier…Shop Sweet Lulu. I mean, just take a second to look at the website.  Irresistible, right?  They offer great products at reasonable prices.  Their inventory is constantly changing and expanding, which is awesome.  My […]

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Good Eats: Conflict Kitchen – Iran

Conflict Kitchen is a take-out restaurant that only serves cuisine from countries with which the United States is in conflict. The food is served out of a take-out style storefront, which rotates countries every 6 months. Each iteration is augmented by events, performances, and discussions that seek to expand the engagement the public has with […]

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{Where to Shop Wednesday} Joss & Main

Totally had this ready for you all yesterday, and forgot to publish!  So here it is a day late… So this isn’t exactly a food themed where to shop post, but a fabulous one nonetheless.  Since I am in full fledged home decorator mode (I know, I know, I still haven’t shared photos of the […]

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Girl Scout Throwback: Thin Mint Cupcakes

Has anyone watched Unique Sweets on the Cooking Channel??  Talk about mouthwatering inspiration for anyone who loves to bake!  Sometimes, if you’re lucky, they feature a recipe on the website, either inspired by or actually from the bakery of the featured items on a given episode.  After seeing the pear and goat cheese cupcakes (sounds […]

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Good Eats: Penn Avenue Fish Market

During the summer of seafood at the Cheater Bites household – as Summer 2011 will now be known – I mentioned a couple of times (well, at least here) about how Penn Avenue Fish Company rocks my world.  The reason my love for this place is so intense is two-fold: you can eat a meal […]

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Wedding Shower Eats

Remember last week when I was baking for a wedding shower??  Well, good….it went off without a hitch last Saturday and I think that the bride felt very showered with love by her friends and family!  We had a great time planning it for sure.  It was everything a wedding shower should be – fun, girly, […]

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Parisian Macarons with Strawberry Buttercream

I have fallen in love with Meg Ray’s new cookbook “Miette” and all of the darling and delicious confections she presents within the pages.  Meg is a lover of all things pretty and sweet and happens to be a self-taught baker who owns a boutique bakery in San Francisco.  If I could have any life […]

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