French-Inspired Crafty Mother’s Day Luncheon

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I originally featured this party in Nashville Lifestyles Magazine in May 2011 and is making a reappearance on the blog to help get your creative energy flowing for your upcoming Mother’s Day brunch!!! “When it comes to party planning, I say it’s better to make it than to buy it.  Digging into your own creativity allows [...]

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Derby Day Mint Julep

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It’s Derby Day!!! From the looks of things here in Nashville, I’m pretty content to not be at the races, but that doesn’t mean we still can’t celebrate with a Kentucky Derby classic the Mint Julep!!!! My aunt and uncle come rain, shine, weddings, or floods have a derby party every year and if the [...]

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Happy 1-year Blogiversary to High Heels to Hot Wheels!!!

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I absolutely can’t believe that we are here at the 1-year mark of High Heels to Hot Wheels!!  Not only does it seem impossible that an entire year has gone by, I am also completely blown away with the growth of the blog from all the love and support from my family, friends, and readers. [...]

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Easter Crafts & Cocktails

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  So I had this great idea a couple years back to have an “Easter Crafts and Cocktails” party, but as life would have it, the invitations were made, but never sent due to – you know – life getting in the way and it not working out; however, I haven’t let go of the [...]

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“Life is Just a Bowl of Cherries” – Cherry Cocktails with my new “frog” Bibi

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“When I sound the fairy call, gather here in silent meeiing, Chin to knee on the orchard wall, cooled with dew and cherries eating. Merry, merry, take a cherry, mine are sounder, mine are rounder, Mine are sweeter for the eater, when the dews fall, and you’ll be fairies all.” – Emily Dickinson I have [...]

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