Diet Break

French toast and bacon cupcakes. Ummm…can you say "dee-licious"?! I'm absolutely floored by this combination from lifewithcake.com. There's nothing that's not better with bacon, right? What You’ll Need: 3/4 cup unsalted butter (1 1/2 sticks), at room temperature 1 cup sugar 1 1/2 cups cake flour, sifted 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon fine salt 1/2 cup milk, at room temperature 1 ½  teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon fresh grated nutmeg 1 teaspoon cinnamon 3 large eggs, at room temperature, separated Maple Buttercream Frosting, recipe follows Crisp Bacon Equipment: A six cup jumbo muffin pan or 12 cup regular muffin pa For full instructions head over to lifewithcake.com So what do you think? Give me your comments and feedback below. And, oh, by the way, don't forget to tell […]

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Conveyor Belt Sushi At Home

Ummm, how cool is this?! Thanks to fancy.com, you don't have to take the trek to Chinatown in order to have conveyor belt sushi. Though I can see myself using this any night of the week, how fun would this be on a girl's night? So what do you think? Give me your comments and feedback below. And, oh, by the way, don't forget to tell a friend if you like what you see! xo    

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Everything You Must Have in Your Party Goddess Toolkit

There are so many things you need to make your event planning business run smoothly each day, it’s challenging to know what to keep at arm’s length and what to put in your back pocket. A successful Party Goddess knows the difference. Some of this might seem obvious, but take it from a veteran. Many an event planner has been caught without the proper tools in her belt. Not a good look. So here are the must haves for an event planner’s toolkit that will help you be the Party Goddess you’re born to be: Notebook and pens You will constantly need to be able to jot down notes throughout the day. And, trust me, you don’t want to look like a waste paper basket exploded in your hands. Avoid […]

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Time to Kick-Up The Party!

Football season is the perfect excuse to get together with friends and family! By adding details to your tailgate party, you are sure to kickoff the season right. It’s all about showing your pride for your team in a creative way. Let others know that you are a true fan and that you know how to have fun. Become the tailgating pro with these great ideas! * Forget the paper. Send an inflatable football to your guests with the party details written on it with a marker instead of the usual flat invite. Invitees have to inflate the football to get the who, where and when! * Show your spirit! Have guests come in their favorite team’s jerseys or colors. It’ll add to the décor, fun and spirit! Adding a […]

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The Party Goddess!

Here are some fabulous photos from one of our summer outdoor parties… from a fab photographer Jen O’Sullivan.  

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LA Times "Something Wild"

Article featured in the May 22, 2011 LA Times “Together” Section Having pets at your wedding isn’t all that unusual. Most of us have seen at least one furry, four-legged ring bearer at a dog-lover’s wedding. However, some couples are cranking it up a notch by including animals of a more exotic nature. Take singer Katy Perry and comedian/actor Russell Brand. When they wed in India last October at the Aman-e-Khas resort outside the Ranthambhore Tiger Sanctuary, their nuptials featured camels, elephants, horses and — according to Indian press — at least one tiger. Brand’s reported gift to his bride? A Bengal tiger named Machli. But what kind of bride wants a wild animal at her wedding? “A self-confident bride,” said Marley Majcher, owner of The Party Goddess, an eventplanning company in Los Angeles. […]

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