Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Week Before The Wedding

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So, in case you’ve forgotten, we’re self-catering our wedding. Next week. Specifically, Friday September 7th. Apparently I’m crazy and besides cooking for my own wedding I also decided to tackle a thousand DIY projects and details. A short list of the projects we’ve done: The invitations Menu window Cake topper Arrow signs Bunting signs for…
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Peach Crostata

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I’ve finally finished the recipe “magazine” I was writing to include in the USB drives as wedding favors on Wednesday evening. With the help of a couple of friends I also loaded them into all 70 drives – thankfully we don’t have hundreds of guests, otherwise it would’ve taken a lot longer than the hour…
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DIY Bridal Earrings

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I don’t think I’ve ever told you this, but years ago I used to make my own earrings, necklaces, bracelets… you name it. It was fun and I ended up with quite a collection – especially earrings, I had one in every color to match every piece of clothing in my closet. I never wore…
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Babaganoush

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Besides everything wedding-related (the big board with the escort cards is done!), we’ve also managed to rebuild the pallet seating area. I’m still in the process of staining everything, but hopefully it’ll be done in time for a big reveal on Monday. In the meantime, here’s another recipe from the wedding menu. Have a great…
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Running Errands

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There’s less than a month left for the wedding (September 7th!) and we still have quite a few things to do so we’ve been running around like crazy trying to finish things up this week. We’ve done quite a few… Finished the paperwork for the marriage license The wedding signs are done (there’s a ton…
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