Mood Board Monday: April Wedding Joy

Happy April Fool’s Day!!! I cannot believe that it’s April and the first day of the second quarter already! Can you say “cray-cray”?! Well in keeping the the joyous month, I wanted to do a perfectly suited Mood Board for … Continue reading

Wildcard Wednesdays: Bows, Beaux & Cuties

Happy Wildcard Wednesday!

I stumbled across THE CUTEST photography collection that I had to share with you all.

If you love tikes in ties and babies in bows, than this is for YOU!

The Fellas

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The Ladies

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See the original post at Style Me Pretty.

Photographed by Amy of The Belle and the Beau

Christmas 101: Hanukkah Treats

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Today, we’re still dedicating some time in our Christmas 101 Prep posts to celebrate our Jewish brother and sisters’ Festival of Lights a.k.a Hanukkah a.k.a. Chanukah feast! Hey, who doesn’t love Hanukkah??

Our focus today is tasty Hanukkah treats for all 9 fun-filled feast nights! Enjoy!

Chocolate Marshmallow Dreidels (As featured on MarthaStewart.com!)

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Soofganiot (Jelly-Filled Doughnuts)

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Latkes (Potato Pancakes) 

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Apricot-Walnut Rugelach (Pastries) (As featured on MarthaStewart.com!)

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Fig Newton Dreidels

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Hanukkah Cake Truffles (Non-Traditional)

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Lemon Olive Oil Cookies (Healthy Choice)

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Dizzy Dreidel Cookies

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Bonus: Edible Color Markers

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Christmas 101: Hanukkah Menorah Ideas

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During our Christian Christmas celebrations, the Catholic Advent celebrations, our Jewish brothers and sisters also have a wonderful tradition of their own celebrating Hanukkah!  In light of these beautiful festivities, we’re going to show you some FABULOUS menorah ideas for the 9 days of Hanukkah!

HAPPY HANUKKAH ALL! xx #GodBlessIsrael #IsraelisForever

DIY Branch Menorah

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Branch Candelabra Menorah

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Pomegranet Menorah

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Tree of Life Menorah

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DIY Votives & Beads Menorah

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DIY Bottled Menorah

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DIY Wooden Block Menorah

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DIY Gilded (Tiny) Votive Menorah

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Glass Block Menorah

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Dachshund Menorah

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Metallic Menorah

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Children of Hope Menorah

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DIY Bookish Menorah

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Bonus:

Menorah Cookies

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Menorah Kiddie Painting

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Winter Blues

Blue is a lovely, rich colour that, to me, is perfect for Winter weddings. So I’ve created this lovely Winter Blues wedding theme for you all! I scouted out the majority of these pictures on Loverly–GREAT for wedding planning–so feel free to look up the sources (see below) and discover some other fabulous inspirations!

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Enjoy Winter Blues!

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Christmas 101: Tanenbaum Colour Combos

I absolutely LOVE Christmas!! It’s my favourite time of year, “the most wonderful time of year!” And to kick off the season, we’ll be starting our Christmas 101 Week-end posts with tonight’s Christmas tree colour combinations! White Christmas Tree White Christmas … Continue reading

Happy Veteran’s Day!!

In honour of America’s Veteran’s Day which was yesterday (11/11), I want to give a huge THANK YOU to war veterans like my dad who willingly fought in Operation Iraqi freedom, my late Papa who fought in the Korean War, … Continue reading

Starry Glamour

Unfortunately, there have been more technical difficulties, yet it would seem we’re back in action for good this time! *whew*  Today I want to give you all a lovely approaching-Winter wedding theme: Starry Glamour.  Will you be using Starry Glamour … Continue reading

Of Technical Difficulties, Vacations, and, Of Course, Wedding Themes!

Dearest DA Weddings followers, I am SO SORRY to have been kept from you all for so long!  I was suffering some technical difficulties starting Thursday, September 27th (in other words, my computer crashed! ) and over the past extended … Continue reading

Happy Labor Day!

Wishing you all a very merry Labor Day!  Get some rest, some good food, and some fun! Previous Post: “Gilded Treasures, Part II“