WEEKEND WEDDING PLANNING: CHRISTMAS SPIRIT

Did someone just say Christmas? No way! Usually I am very strict about when we can start feeling festive in our household. Normally it’s the weekend after my birthday, but as we will be out of the country for much of December this year, I have relaxed the rules a little as I don’t want there to be a mad Christmas rush the week we come back from Sri Lanka. So this year for the first time ever, we will be putting up our Christmas tree in NOVEMBER!! Jess has already pipped me to the post as she put her Christmas tree up this week in preparation for our Christmas DIY’s which will be starting next month and sitting their eating lunch with her yesterday and I strangely felt myself feeling rather Christmassy. So when do you decorate for Christmas? Is November too early?

Talking of Christmas, here are some festive links, great if your putting the final touches to a December wedding…

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WEEKEND WEDDING PLANNING: CHANGE OF SEASONS

This week has been crazy busy! Nowadays, that is something I don’t often like to admit as I try to prioritize but it’s been hard to avoid with our Sri Lanka trip just 3 weeks away. I can’t wait to get our travels started, but anyone who is self employed will know, it can be…

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OUR FAVOURITE HALLOWEEN THEMED PARTY FOOD RECIPES!

Got yourself a sweet tooth? Then today’s post is for you! We’re sharing 14 of our favourite spook-tacular treats and desserts for Halloween! We’ve covered everything from┬ás’mores to cookies, cupcakes to donuts, candy apples and more! What’s more is that they’re all bursting with colour and will look show stopping at any party or event!

Also, if you’re vegan like myself and Emily then don’t feel like you have to miss out on these sugary treats! There are plenty of awesome vegan substitutes now when it comes to baking and cooking, a great replacement for eggs is using ‘aquafaba’ (the juice that chickpeas are in in a tin), there are vegan butter options out there and Co-op even do vegan doughnuts that you can grab and decorate up yourself with icing sugar and food colouring! Ok, so without further ado, here are our favourite Halloween themed recipes…

1.(Above) These spooky Halloween s’mores from Aww Sam are the perfect party pleaser!

2. We love the pop of colour in this Jack O Lantern cake from Best Friends For Frosting!

3. And how fun are these mini monster doughnut eye balls from Sugar and Cloth?!

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DIY RAINBOW UNICORN PUMPKIN

Eek I am so excited for today’s DIY you guys! We’ve got Kristen here from A Girl and Her Glitter showing us exactly what an easy and fun project it is to make this Autumn and we just know you guys are going to love her work! Be sure to check out her blog here and head on over to her instagram here where she shares tons of fun party projects! Right let’s get started shall we? All the unicorn vibes are waiting…

YOU WILL NEED:

White faux pumpkin // Craft Foam in muted bright colors // Gold glitter craft foam // Hot Glue gun/glue // The Cricut Maker // Rotary Blade // Cricut Glitter Vinyl //

STEP 1:

Gather your supplies and lay out the materials all of your magical goodies!

*Plug your glue gun in*

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