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Showing posts from August, 2011

August 30th is National Marshmallow Toasting Day

No one really knows who proclaimed it but today (August 30th) is National Marshmallow toasting day.  It's just another day to add to our calendars but it's a great day to celebrate with the kids, or even host your own Marshmallow toasting party - just because!  I used to love smores as a kid and it's been years since I've had one.  I discovered this inexpensive decadent treat at 6th grade overnight camp.  There is nothing like the taste of a gooey marshmallow roasted over an open flame.  Check out this great recipe for a twist on smores!  Smores Recipe Ingredients 1 cup butter, melted 1/3 cup white sugar 3 cups graham cracker crumbs 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips 3 cups miniature marshmallows Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Butter a 9x13 inch baking dish. In a medium bowl, combine butter, sugar and graham cracker crumbs until well coated. Press half of crumb mixture into the bottom of the prepared pan. Top with the chocolate chip

Quick Guide to Wedding Ceremony Songs

All About Songs Choosing your wedding music is a very important but often overlooked part of the wedding planning process.   Music creates the mood and sets the ambiance for the event.   Just like a movie with a great soundtrack tells you how to feel, your wedding music can stir up your guest’s emotions.   Not many brides know what different types of music is needed nor have an idea as to what type is appropriate.   Here is a quick guide on the different types you may need. Prelude Songs Prelude music is played prior to the ceremony as guests are being seated. These songs will set the tone for your ceremony, therefore classical or jazz music is commonly played.   Depending on your timeline, you will typically choose 5-6 songs to be played at this time. Processional Songs The Processional begins as the immediate family members are ready to be seated. Depending on your ceremony dynamics, you will choose a new song as your bridal party walks down the aisle. Bride Entrance Songs Th

Win a $25 Visa Gift Card

Are you following us on Facebook?  If not, here is one reason you should.  We are giving away a $25 Visa Gift Card to one lucky fan once we hit the 500 fan mark.  The sooner we reach 500 fans, the sooner we will have are giveaway and can post another, so tell all of your friends to like on Facebook.