How much booze do you really need? (answer: more than you think)


Hmmm, we think this calls for a taste test…

Calling all brides-to-be! Can you accurately guess the number of beers your future hubby’s frat-boy friends will toss back during your reception? How about your wino “book” club ladies? Try out this handy wedding wine, beer, and liquor calculator from Real Simple. There’s one difficult to-do list item checked off!




A Summer Cocktail Affair

A Summer Cocktail Affair

Summer is always the perfect excuse to entertain, be it a classic barbecue, a summer cocktail party, or a large starlit affair, who can deny their love for an outdoor affair. The key to hosting the perfect summer cocktail party is just the right amount of class and elegance, while keeping it casual and relaxed.

  1. Serve a drink that is colorful and fresh.
  2. Don’t be shy of color and pattern. Leave the LBD at home and let your summer colors shine!
  3. Add some extra flair with some fun sandals, and don’t forget the pedi ūüėČ
  4. Serve delightful finger foods. Keep it simple. Quality, fresh ingredients will make anything feel gourmet. 



Matthew Williamson indian dress

Antonio Marras silver cocktail dress