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Apr 04, 2013

Owl Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This whimsical dessert table was styled by Toni of Sweet Sugar Treats for a wedding in Australia. How cute are the owls on the wedding cake? Sweet treats on the dessert table included sugar cookies, cupcakes, chocolate raspberry tarts, caramel apples, chocolate covered strawberries and a macaron tower.  So cute.  Scroll down for the vendor credits. VENDOR CREDITS: Food, Cake and Styling: Sweet Sugar Treats Stationary & Photography: Nomie Boutique Stationary Macarons: The Macaron Tree…
Jan 30, 2013

Ad-Bowl Scorecard Game for 2015 SuperBowl

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, DIY and Templates
Yesterday, we showed our version of the ANTI-SUPERBOWL party. For many, the Superbowl is ALL about the commercial breaks. We loved the Honda Matthew “Bueller” Broderick ad last year. What will the winner ad be this year? So we came up with a fun AdBowl activity for you all to do with your guests… Here is a fun activity for those who are looking forward to the commercial breaks. Add this AdBowl game to your…
Jan 29, 2013

SuperBowl Soiree…The Chic Way

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds
1) Coasters 2) Crab Cakes 3) Chocolate 4) Bowl 5) Pitcher  6) Ikat Chipper Pillow 7) Yellow Throw 8) Orange Candle 9) Beer Float Popsicles The Superbowl is this Sunday. Yes, my husband and sons will be yelling for Ray Rice or Frank Gore to run for touchdowns, but like always during the Superbowl, I’ll be focused on the commercials and the food. C’mon, I know I’m not alone in this. This year, instead of…
Jan 08, 2013

Little Owl Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We love this Owl party that was styled by Julia from Festa com Gosto in Brazil for a birthday party. Felt and colorful ribbon and paper were main ingredients for the styling of the party. The birthday girl’s mom loves bunting so Julia liberally placed bunting on the cake, backdrop, and signage. Sweet treats on the dessert table included owl cookies hanging on branches, cake pops, brigadieros, and cupcakes. So pretty. Scroll down for the…
Aug 02, 2012

Owl Birthday Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We know that birds are a big trend right now in fashion but it seems like owls have made their way into the dessert table world. This is the third fantastic owl post that we posted this week. This one was styled by Amber of Party On Designs for a birthday girl who loves owls and bright colors. Amber wanted it to be sweet and rustic and achieved that by adding simple touches like wooden…
Aug 01, 2012

Owl Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We have another owl party up today. Deliene at Belo Papel in Brazil styled this party for a little girl’s 4th birthday and the baby shower for a little boy. Deliene did a pink and blue theme for both the boy and girl. How cute are the crafty owl boxes? We love them! Sweet treats on the dessert table included chocolate covered apples, cakepops, chocolate bars, brigadeiros, and pudding pots. Each guest received milk cartons…
Jul 30, 2012

Amy Atlas Moment: Owl Party

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Daniella and Graciella from  Perfect Party who styled this party for a little girl’s 7th birthday and sent it to us as an Amy Atlas Moment. How fun is the owl cake above?  We fell in love with that ‘lil guy and all of the colors. Sweet treats on the dessert table included owl cookies, cupcakes, and popcorn. The girls made themed necklaces which they took home as a favor. Scroll down for the vendor…
Feb 03, 2012

WINNER! FIRST ANNUAL SWEETERBOWL

By: Amy Atlas, in Swag, Sweet Origins
The Pats pulled it out in the fourth quarter to tie it up in our SweeterBowl. After tallying up all the votes in overtime…the winner of the first annual Sweeterbowl is…………… THE NEW YORK GIANTS! The winner of the football cake tin and these football baking cups from Wilton is: Katy.  Please check your inbox for our email. Thank you everyone for playing.  Look for more fun stuff like this on the blog soon……
Feb 02, 2012

Halftime: Superbowl Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We’re going into halftime with the Giants up by 14. During halftime, we all have to eat, right?  Here is a fun football spread that would be perfect for the Superbowl. This post came to us from Debi at A Perfect Event. We love the  DIY football field holding up the cookies. Both teams were represented with savory treats. Manhattan Clam and New England Chowder (perfect!), Burger Shack’s famous Klondike Beer Shakes, NY Deli minis,…
Feb 02, 2012

First Annual Amy Atlas Sweeterbowl!

By: Amy Atlas, in Swag, Sweet Origins
We have not written a “Sweet Origins” in a while and since Superbowl XLVI is Sunday, we thought it would be fun to play a game where we learn about the sweet origins of the desserts from the Superbowl team areas and pit them against each other! A Superbowl of Sweets so to speak or “Sweeterbowl.” So today, we are pitting some traditional New York/New Jersey sweets against some New England favorites. Since the Giants…
Oct 11, 2011

Bowling Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
My kids are starting to be invited to a lot of bowling parties.  We have some great bowling allies in NYC and we frequent the bowling alley at Chelsea Piers often. I have a feeling my ‘lil one is going to want a bowling party soon and this party would be perfect for it.  This feature came from Suzanna at Mon Tresor who styled this party for her son, Maddox. We love that cake, the…
Oct 03, 2011

Owls and Raccoons Guest Feature Part III

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We were here this morning and lunchtime with the cutest owl posts from Courtney Portner.  We just had to share these last few pics.  How clever are the owl and raccoon mason jar drinks?  All you need is felt, feathers, googly eyes, and mason jars!  We also love the signage from Spaceship & Laser Beams above and the personal owl posters to find the owl pillows for all of the kids.  What a fun party!…
Oct 03, 2011

Owl and Raccoons Guest Feature Part II

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This morning, we featured this fabulous owls and raccoons party from Courtney Portner.  Now we’re back with part II featuring the dessert table. Honestly, can this be any cuter?  We’re loving the fondant owls and raccoons on the cupcakes, the cookies, and the HOOT lollipops. Other fun treats included “hoot” cake pops, bubblegum flowers and “marsh” mellows.  Courtney used a lot of felt in the party decor and she tied it into the dessert table…
Oct 03, 2011

Owls and Raccoons Guest Feature Part I

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
With the crisp autumn air rolling in, Courtney Portner gathered her children and their friends to celebrate the beginning of fall. And what a celebration it was!  The party theme was feisty owls and punky raccoons. Courtney made the color palette more youthful by adding celadon and light blue to the traditional orange and brown autumnal colors. Simple felt figured largely in this party – -on the capes, those fantastic owl eye masks, the…
Feb 04, 2011

Sweet Super Bowl Sunday

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds, Recipes
Super Bowl Sunday is approaching quickly.  Okay, I’ll admit it, I am not a huge football fan but the rest of my family is. I do, however, always love a reason to entertain.  We found these adorable football inspired desserts that are easy to make and will make any party a touchdown!!  Enjoy your Superbowl entertaining…. Football brownies from Bakerella. Football Whoopie Pies from Make Merry Events Football Oreo Truffle Balls from Papery and Cakery…
Jan 22, 2010

Spiked Sweets for Superbowl

By: Amy Atlas, in Recipes
Spiked sweets are definitely becoming a trend, especially with Superbowl season just around the corner. This chocolate beer cupcake with salted caramel icing {yum!} would be great to serve to your Superbowl guests. These cupcakes are from Brooklyn Kitchen {via the Kitchn}. I’ve included the recipe below! Looking for more spiked sweet recipes? Try the amazing David Lebovitz’s guinness milk chocolate ice cream, these chocolate whiskey and beer cupcakes, or modify a Bacardi rum cake…
Nov 21, 2013

Recipe: Roasted Pumpkin Ice Cream

By: Amy Atlas, in Recipes
We cannot believe how Thanksgiving {our favorite holiday!} just crept up on us this year! If you are looking for a little  inspiration, feel free to look here. In the meantime, our dear friend Aran of Cannelle-Vanille is here today to share her roasted pumpkin ice cream recipe. Who says ice cream is just for the warmer months? This lovely recipe is from Aran’s book, Small Plates & Sweet Treats.We’ve talked about Aran here, but…
Nov 20, 2013

Gingerbread House Party Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We showed you a sneak peek yesterday of this adorable gingerbread party from Erin of Strawberry Mommycakes. We’re back now with the whole party so you may want to grab a hot cocoa and settle in for a toasty post. We love all of Erin’s colorful Gingerbread House Party Printables. All of the paper items from the trees to the gable boxes were custom made by Erin. How cute are those custom gable boxes?! Cute…
Nov 12, 2013

Carnival Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
The darling Linda of Frog prince cake & cookie design sent us this playful confetti and carnival party that she made for her daughter Kati’s birthday and we think it is so sweet. We first met Linda and Kati here at King of Prussia and it has been lovely to see Kati grow. We love how Linda embellished her unique treats with pretty decor and confetti. Sweet treats on the dessert table included chalkboard cookies,…
Oct 23, 2013

Chilling Halloween Party

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Bird of Bird’s party sent us this creative Halloween chili buffet and there are so many great ideas! This is a great way to give your little ghouls a little protein before they go out trick or treat. A bubbling witch’s cauldron of hot chili was accompanied by witch’s finger bread sticks, gruesome guacamole served in adorable crafty Frankenstein cups, creepy crudités in Jack ‘O Lantern carved oranges, and homemade ghost and bat tortilla chips.…