Chips and dip are the ultimate party food, and we aren’t talking about chocolate fountains and fondue stations. The act of dipping is why thumbs were invented. Like the word deep, dip comes from a Germanic base—d(e)up, meaning ‘deep or hollow.’ In Old English, it meant quite specifically ‘immerse.’ No one has laid claim to the distinction of the dip, but French onion as a flavor is said to have emerged in the 17th century. Continue Reading Chip and Dip Stations for Your Next Event
One thing is constant at all events—the food. There are several decisions that go into the food choices at any event and many questions to be answered when it comes to catering options. Will it be buffet style or a seated dinner? Will desserts be plated or served in shot glasses? The event industry is ever changing, with each year rolling out a new set of food trends to sink our teeth into. To help your food conceptions be the best your guests have seen and tasted to date, here are our predictions for top catering trends this year.Continue Reading Event Catering Trends for 2015
Maybe you’re not a fan of cake. Or maybe you’re such a fan that choosing just one seems impossible. Whatever the reason, couples today are looking beyond the traditional wedding cake when it comes to selecting desserts for the reception.
If you’re having a rock and roll themed bar/bat mitzvah, your décor and party favors have to have your guests doing the boogity woogity. Want your rock and roll mitzvah to show up Woodstock? Follow these psychedelic ideas to make your party the jammy of the year.Continue Reading Rock ‘n’ Roll Bar/Bat Mitzvah Ideas
The practice of a groom’s cake dates back to the Victorian era in England, when in addition to the main wedding cake, there was also a smaller groom’s cake. Both cakes were cut simultaneously and served to the bridesmaids and groomsmen. Especially in the south, the custom of a groom’s cake has endured in the United States and brides often view it as a chance for the groom to get some recognition when the day is primarily focused around her. Continue Reading 10 Drunk and Fun Groom’s Cake Ideas
In honor of the day officially deemed as “National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day,” (even though it is everyday in our book), we’re giving you a dinner party your friends will never forget. We’re giving you a five-course meal worshiping the God of all butters that is the peanut.
Out with the old, in with the new! 2014 was filled with flares and trends that are well…so last year. A new year means a brand new batch of trends to take the industry by storm. That being said, we’re not saying we don’t find joy and beauty in these wedding ideas.Continue Reading Event Trends That Need To Die
A new year means more fun and funky trends. 2014 was a year of awesomeness for events, and 2015 is expected to be even more innovative and creative. We’re bringing you the biggest trends of 2015 in event planning from color schemes to food displays. Make this year filled with your best events. Continue Reading Event Trends for 2015