Parties, Review

Hot Dog Bar Toppings and Ideas for Your Next Party

This post has been sponsored by Kraft Foods. All thoughts and opinions are my own. It's Hot Dog Bar Toppings and Ideas for Your Next Party! Words cannot express how badly I have wanted to style a party at my parents farm, and last week... that dream came true, styling my, “Franks & Friends” Hot Dog Bar. "Franks & Friends" Hot Dog Bar Now, if I had to guess, my parents will look at these photos and say something along the lines of, "Oh Jess, we should have mowed the grass before you did this." But me? I see those yellow and purple wild...

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Halloween Party Ideas for kids - Fantabulosity.com
Halloween, Holiday, Parties

A Wicked Play Date for Kids – Halloween Party Tablescape

A Wicked Play Date for Kids - Halloween Party Tablescape: An easy after school Halloween party for the kids to enjoy tricks and treats with their friends! A Wicked Play Date - Halloween Party Tablescape My boys are at the age where just about ANYTHING is fun, or can be turned in to a lot of fun.  So each time a holiday rolls around, they get extremely excited and love to get in to the theme. Halloween is probably one of their favorites. They dress up in costumes all year long, so when they're "supposed" to wear costumes to Halloween parties and...

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Yogurt and Pudding Bar Ideas
Parties, Review

Yogurt and Pudding Bar

This post has been sponsored by Wholesome. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Yogurt and Pudding Bar: A fun and easy way to style a food bar at any event or party.  Such a great option for adults AND kids! Yogurt and Pudding Bar Each year when a birthday rolls around for one of my kiddos, I LOVE thinking outside of the box.  Now, with blogging, I get to style a lot of parties all year long. So to mix it up a bit, and to keep things exciting, I love asking my littles what kind of birthday party they want...

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Hooray! A Summer Soiree! Loving the coral, navy and gold together in this outdoor party
Parties, Review

Hooray! It’s a Summer Soiree!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Columbus Craft Meats. All opinions are 100% mine. Hooray a Summer Soiree! An outdoor party that can be easily recreated, and it's full of easy tips and tricks for decorations and recipes.  Hooray a Summer Soiree! If you saw my sneak peek of this summer soiree the other day, then you saw my biggest party styling secret EVER: What I actually use for a backdrop for almost every single one of my parties. I also filled you in on a quick and easy party appetizer recipe that I created using pre-made ingredients....

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Summer Soiree Party Appetizer Idea
Parties, Recipes

“Hooray It’s a Summer Soiree” Sneak Peek

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Columbus Craft Meats. All opinions are 100% mine. Summer Soiree Sneak Peek: Hosting a summer soiree doesn't have to be as complicated as it sounds. Creating easy appetizers and serving guest pleasing drinks is key! Friends, I have been wanting to style a soiree for some time now, and it's finally here! The vision of navy, coral, and gold together sounded like a heavenly mix of colors, and I can't wait to see it all together.  "Hooray It's a Summer Soiree" Sneak Peek Today, I'm showing you a sneak peek at what...

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Parties, Review

Summer Backyard Bash for the Girls

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, INC. and The Coca-Cola Company, all opinions are mine alone. #IceColdSummerMoments #CollectiveBias Backyard BBQ Party Ideas: An evening spent outside with your closest gal pals, eating delicious food, and soaking up good-times, may be exactly what you've been looking for! Summer Backyard Bash for the Girls Ahhh, I can feel it! The air is breezy and the temperatures are warming up. It's my favorite time of the year for impromptu gatherings at our home on the weekends, and for grilling and spending time with family and friends.  For a gal who loves to...

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Parties, Review

A Sweet Confetti Fiesta Theme Party

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Conagra Brands. All opinions are mine alone. #31DaysWithRotel #CollectiveBias A Sweet Confetti Fiesta Theme Party: A cheery fiesta, featuring pastels and adorable accents to style, design, and inspire your own party! A Sweet Confetti Fiesta Theme Party One of my favorite party styling characteristics, is to design a popular theme, using colors, patterns, and other decor that's "out of the box."  So when I started to plan the details of this fiesta party, I immediately gravitated towards some of my favorite colors! Corals, pinks, pastels, and all the pretty things made an appearance in...

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Blogging questions: for a beginner and those who have been blogging a while.
Organization, Parties

A List of my Favorite Websites for Party Supplies

 List of my Favorite Party Supplies Websites: A list websites that are always a "go-to," any time that I'm planning a party, or styling a party for a brand. I'm a "routine," lovin' gal. So when it comes to shopping for party supplies for either my own parties, or when styling parties for a brand, I have my "go-to," online party supplies stores that I frequent.  I'm never disappointed, and ALWAYS find something at these, that I love. Favorite Party Supplies Websites 1. Shop Sweet Lulu Weather it's balloons, favor bags, or cute food containers, I'm a sucker for Shop Sweet Lulu products.  When...

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Chocolate Fountain Bar Ideas: A Modern, Rustic, Pink Party Display
Parties

Chocolate Fountain Bar Ideas + Rustic Pink & Red Party

Chocolate Fountain Bar Ideas: A Modern, Rustic, Pink Party Display - A dessert bar that's easy to style with pre-made desserts and a "help yourself," serving station. Chocolate Fountain Bar Ideas Welcome to part TWO of the "Our Love is Sizzlin' and Too Hot to Handle" Dinner Party feature!  If you missed part one of the actual dinner party and how we used cast iron skillets EVERYWHERE for dinner that night, then you may want to head over there now and take a look: Cast Iron Dinner Party But as I mentioned in that blog post, there was just too much of...

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So pretty! Pink, coral, red tablescape! Party Theme for Adults- Our Love is Sizzlin' Dinner Party & Dirty Cupid Game
Parties

Party Theme for Adults: Our Love is Sizzlin’ Dinner Party & Dirty Cupid Game

Party Theme for Adults: Our Love is Sizzlin' Dinner Party & Dirty Cupid Game: A romantic and fun party idea for adults! Party Theme for Adults: Our Love is Sizzlin' Dinner Party If you caught my Facebook "LIVE," video the night before we hosted, then you were able to see a lot of the behind the scenes of what the party consisted of.  But there's WAY too much fun to squeeze all of this Our Love is Sizzlin' party, in to one blog post.  So here, you get to see the "out of the box," dinner party idea details, AND I'll...

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Ice Cream Party Ideas: Pastel Colors, ice cream cookies, cones with sprinkles,
Parties, Review

Ice Cream Party Decorations, Treats & Theme Ideas

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Hershey Company. All opinions are 100% mine.  Ice Cream Party Decorations, Treats & Theme Ideas: A birthday party for ANY time of the year, that's MORE than just serving ice cream! Words cannot describe how excited I am, to share a party with you that we styled for Hershey's!  Hershey's has been a lifelong friend in our home, and it's an absolute honor to create a birthday party idea, using their new birthday products. Easy Party Decorating Tip: When styling a party, I'm always on the hunt for color/theme coordinating candies to include...

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Brunch Ideas for a Brunch Party that can easily be recreated!
Parties, Review

Host an Elegant Brunch Party with Starbucks®

This post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. This post was sponsored by Starbucks® as part of an Influencer Activation. I received compensation and complimentary products to facilitate my review #StarbucksCaffeLatte #MyStarbucksatHome #CollectiveBias Hosting a brunch has been on my party "wish list," for some time now.  So when Starbucks® came out with the new Starbucks® Caffe Latte K-Cup® pods, I envisioned a beautiful green tablescape, BEGGING to be styled for a brunch party with the gals.  I can't wait to show you how we styled the table and place settings,...

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A Dip Bar! Such a fun way to style snacks for a party.
Parties, Review

Dip Dip Hooray!!! How to Style a Dip Bar

This post brought to you by Chobani. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Fantabulosity. "Dip Dip Hooray!" Dip Bar: A creative and fun way to serve bite-size snacks and dips at any party.  Labor Day is RIGHT around the corner, and I've styled a quick and easy way to serve dips and bite size snacks for the holiday! As a hostess, I'm always looking for simple ways to serve food to our guests, and setting up a decorated-designated "spot," for the event, is something that guests LOVE!  It's inviting, and if your guests our like ours... they tend to...

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Chocolate Party and chocolate bar with Godiva Chocolate! OMG this sounds amazing. Would LOVE to go to a party like this! How easy too! fantabulosity
Parties, Review

Chic Chocolate Party: Godiva Bar

Thank you so much to Godiva, and CJ Affiliate's VIP Content Service, for sponsoring this post.   Godiva was so kind to send me this delicious assortment of goodies, but all opinions and ideas are of my own.  Chocolate is my favorite meal of the day. That's ok, right? Since chocolate plays a daily part of my life, I couldn't wait to style a chocolate party, that could be inspiration for ANY type of party that you may want to host. Godiva has an INCREDIBLE selection of chocolate to choose from, so I knew that Godiva.com was my first stop when planning what...

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Whimsical Purple Passion Tablescape, Fantabulosity
Parties, Review

Whimsical Purple Passion Tablescape

This post brought to you by IZZE. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Fantabulosity. Whimsical Purple Passion Party Tablescape: A gorgeous way to close out Summer, and introduce the Fall colors for any party you style this season! As you probably saw over on Instagram and Facebook this week, I gave you a little sneak peek of this Whimsical Purple Passion Tablescape that I styled this week.  I've been wanting to style a party using IZZE Sparkling Water for so long.  The bright colors, and the classy look of the bottle, make styling any party so much easier! I decided to use the IZZE bottles as...

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Bagel Bar Cart! So cute for an outdoor, back yard, brunch or breakfast.
House + Home, Parties

Bagel Bar Cart: For Brunch Houseguests

Bagel Bar Cart: An adorable way to serve breakfast for house guests, or for a brunch/breakfast party. So easy too! You know how every Saturday morning around the Burgess household usually involves houseguests, casual business meetings, and BIG breakfast shindigs. Well recently for an extremely busy weekend here, I thought creating a bagel bar cart would be scrumptious, super easy, and pretty darn cute. Bagel Bar Cart For Brunch Houseguests Bagel Bar Cart Ideas: If you have a cart to use like this one from Target... ...you can load the top with the cutesy items, and then fill the bottom with a toaster, Keurig,...

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nautical party ideas
Parties

5 Tidbits You Must Know Before Planning A Party

5 Tidbits You Must Know Before Planning a Party: The steps that I take to host and plan parties multiple times each year!  Jess, how in the world do you find the time to host parties like this? | My sons Nautical Birthday Party | For so long, I thought everyone asking me this question meant, "How do you make parties look like this?"  Until it hit me recently during a round table discussion, that you all really meant, "How do I find the time to throw parties like this?" Duh... why didn't someone just tell me this!? | Behind the Blog & more fun photos | It was at...

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Favorite Things Party Ideas
Parties

Favorite Things Party: “In Bloom”

Favorite Things Party: "In Bloom" | The ULTIMATE girls night party you have to host this year. It's come and gone, and the Favorite Things Party for 2016 is in the books.  With a month of preparation, color coordinating, drink experimenting, and other pretty little details... the party turned out exactly like I had hoped. Favorite Things Party "In Bloom" The Invitation: It all started with the "wow," factor that I wanted to create this year.  The invitation.  If you missed the post highlighting how and what I hand-delivered to my guests this year, you can see all the pretty details here! The party was...

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