Archive for June, 2011

Tea sandwiches with Flair and Flavor

Tea Sandwiches: Too fancy? Too difficult to make? Not when the team at Live Pretty gets involved and serves them up for our bride-to-be.

A Live Pretty Bridal Shower – Homage through flowers for the Bride-to-be.

Flowers set the stage at the bridal shower for our Bride-to-be. A combination of something old, something borrowed and something new add a bit of elegance. Read how we did it.

Bridal Shower Details: Antique Plates and Place Cards

The little bridal shower details make this an event to remember. Check out our techniques that add to the perfect day.

Bridal Shower Planning Tips

It's my best friend's wedding and I was in charge of the bridal shower. Check out how we made it Live Pretty worthy.

Announcing Bridal Shower Week AND Our Custom Invite Giveaway!

It's a Live Pretty Bridal Shower Week. Join us as we share all we did for one bride-to-be. And, we're giving away a custom designed invitation to a lucky reader (see details).

A Father, His Daughter and Patience: A Tradition

Our dad is a great dad … a really great Dad. Recognizing his loving patience and kindness this Father's Day.

Roasted Salmon & Asparagus with Creamy Herb Sauce

As I endeavor to cook more healthy, I am developing smarter, more balanced recipes with lower calories. Introducing Roasted Salmon & Asparagus with Creamy Herb Sauce.

Saturday Morning Scones: A Recipe

A recipe for a truly wonderful Saturday morning. Cream Scones made with lots of love. Check out this recipe that I've used for years! It's a hit, and creates the perfect Saturday morning.

Ideas Worth Spreading:

If you have just one site to visit, make it It's not new. But it supplies a never-ending supply of 'go.'

McGyver in the Kitchen: Mac and Cheese on The Grill…

Needed another side dish and I had to get creative (with the items I had and without turning on the oven)....Just when I thought the grill coudn't get any comes Mac and Cheese. Easy, oven-type...