Wedding contests and giveaways 2017

Wedding contests and giveaways 2017

Learn how to enter wedding contests and giveaways. 2017 wedding prizes include free honeymoons, bridal accessories, home decor and more. The most common wedding giveaways have prizes ranging from $100-$500. Some wedding contests last a week, others go on for 6 months. Enter early and often.Popular prizes include decor, bakeware, bridal party attire and honeymoons. But, before you get started, don’t forget to sign up for a second email address to make it easier to sort the prize emails.

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DIY Floral arrangement with pink peonies on a mirror centerpiece

DIY Floral arrangement with pink peonies on a mirror centerpiece

Dip your toes in the world of DIY flower arrangements. Not sure where to start? In this tutorial you’ll learn how to make a DIY Floral arrangement with pink peonies on a mirror centerpiece. This floral arrangement is perfect for beginners because it utilizes one of my favorite visual tricks to make DIY centerpieces look expensive.Learn how to pull off a small floral arrangement for your garden wedding with your free copy of the Garden Wedding Ideas guide.

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How to prevent a simple floral arrangement from looking cheap

How to prevent a simple floral arrangement from looking cheap

Afraid a simple floral arrangement might look cheap? A tiny flower budget can still furnish an impressive centerpiece. All you need is a couple tricks up your sleeve. Yes, even if your perfect centerpiece includes pricy flowers. Even if you aren’t Martha Stewart.this floral arrangement tutorial, I’ll dig a little deeper and share visual tricks utilized by pros.In this floral arrangement tutorial, I’ll dig a little deeper and share visual tricks utilized by pros. Anyone can tackle this project. The simple floral arrangement with pink peonies and

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Wedding Gift Idea: Personalized Wood Sign for Couples

Wedding Gift Idea: Personalized Wood Sign for Couples

Personalized wood sign for couplesLooking for a unique wedding gift idea? Something that’s not so cliche as a toaster or veggie peeler? A personalized wood sign for a bride and groom will surprise and impress them. Plus, it’s a non-registry wedding gift they can enjoy for life.Personalize a sign with: Family namesThe first names of the couple Established wedding dates.These personalized wood signs for couples cost $20. They are made to order on solid wood. You can choose to have them stained in ebony (black), espresso (dark brown – featured), and gun stock (light brown). Each signs measure 17″ x 3.5”.

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Monogrammed log coasters – a creative wedding gift idea

Monogrammed log coasters – a creative wedding gift idea

Monogrammed log coasters – a creative wedding gift idea for the bride and groom who has everything (except wood slice coasters).I have quite a few months to go before my big day (August). So in the meantime, I’m enjoying personalized gifts like these sliced wood coasters with my soon-to-be initial “P”. I feel lucky to have a fiancé that makes me coffee every morning (it’s the little things, right?). Our mugs (and sometimes wine / beer glasses) look cute on these coasters. Rumor has it, my fiancé is plotting to use them in his future Man Cave. We’ll see about that…

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Does it snow in Portland, Oregon in December?

Does it snow in Portland, Oregon in December?

An answer to the frequently-asked PDX travel question: “Does is snow in Portland, Oregon?” + tips to make a DIY mini snowman.This video is the first snow of the 2016 Winter season, captured on 12/8/16. Usually in December and January. Since the Portland flood videos I shared on YouTube last year were popular, I’ve been taking Winter photos of Portland, Oregon to share with you… It accumulated quickly! In less than two hours I was able to make a little tiny snowman on a balcony in the Pearl District, which is in the NW area of PDX. There was a ton of wind, and his Oregon wine cork tree tipped over when I went to check on him….

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Easy Red potato salad with dill, feta, and NO mayo!

Easy Red potato salad with dill, feta, and NO mayo!

A bold, but lighter side dish: Easy Red potato salad with dill, feta, and NO mayo!Pin this dish for later Similar to a traditional potato salad, you can assemble this side dish up to a day in advance, a few hours ahead, or right before serving. Similar to a traditional potato salad, you can assemble this side dish up to a day A bold, but lighter side dish: Easy Red potato salad with dil

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ROD wine glasses review 2017

ROD wine glasses review 2017

Tipsy quotes. The curse of breaking wine glasses. And a review of my new ROD wine and champagne glasses. After hearing about the numerous wine glass casualties, RÖD Wine Glasses stepped in to save the day. They make beautiful, sturdy glasses that come in a storage box. Just what I needed! If you need gift ideas for newlyweds and wine lovers, or if you are in the wine glass market yourself, this post is for you.

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Pineapple mimosa brunch cocktail

Pineapple mimosa brunch cocktail

Grab the champagne, but skip the OJ. Liven up your next brunch with this easy pineapple mimosa recipe.The mimosa… the brunch cocktail that made it socially acceptable to drink at 10:30am. But, let’s be honest. It’s stuck in a rut. The standard OJ and champagne cocktail has become mainstream and predictable. With the addition of pineapple juice, it’s easy to fall in love with this brunch cocktail again.

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