Category: Desserts

Wedding Trends vs. Traditions (And Trends That Are Traditions, Oh, and Vice Versa!)

In the wonderful world of weddings we see trends and traditions that ebb and flow as they cycle in and out of style over the years. Some traditions are timeless like lush white bouquets and champagne toasts and others come and go such as large head tables (which are totally IN right now!), floral crowns

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Peach Cobbler Recipe: Wonderful Wife Tip Revisited

I shared this peach cobbler recipe last year on my blog and since peaches have been fantastic this year it’s time to share it with anyone who missed it! I grew up with my mom making this peach cobbler as a special breakfast treat.  My husband still cannot believe we used to eat this for breakfast, but

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Alison’s Favorite Things: Bequet Caramel

Sweet Clover Market in Essex, VT is the source for my new addiction and hence today’s favorite thing.  Bequet Gourmet Caramel is oh-so-good.  Sweet Clover has a nice display on the counter filled with these babies and I simply cannot resist once I reach the register.  It is hands down the best caramel I’ve ever tasted.  They are soft, sweet and soul

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Alison’s Favorite Things (vol. 20)

Cupcakes came onto the wedding scene several years ago and I’ve heard suggestions that they have “had their day”, but I personally cannot imagine cupcakes ever going out of style.  My Little Cupcake specializes in “yummy little cupcakes for every occasion” and they have been a guilty pleasure of mine for a while now.  These

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Alison’s favorite things (vol. 18)

I consider myself a macaroon connoisseur.  I am head over heels for just about anything coconut, but add a little chocolate to it and you’ve got me for sure.  There is a fine balance in the macaroon world of taste, texture and overall goodness.  I don’t want one that’s too sweet.  I also don’t want

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In love with cupcakes on Style Me Pretty

I love these cupcakes!  Style Me Pretty posts some of the most unique and beautiful weddings with fabulous details and this one is no exception.  There is something just so darn cute about cupcakes in vintage teacups that I can’t get over it.  If not for a wedding, then I think this would be fabulous for a bridal shower,

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