Archive for Tag: Mexico

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October 28, 2013

Day of the Dead Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
The Day of the Dead {Dia de Los Meurtos} holiday is celebrated this week and we’re loving our reader Katherine Veitschegger’s colorful party for this holiday. The holiday is observed in Mexico and families and friends get together to remember and honor loved ones who have passed away. A common tradition is to have sugar skulls at a Dia de los Muertos celebration so Katherine incorporated a sugar skull cake, as well as sugar skull…
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May 04, 2012

Mexican Fiesta Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Tomorrow is Cinco De Mayo and we love this Mexican Fiesta that was sent to us by Houston based photographer Lucie Eastwood from The Girls. Last year, we featured her son’s vintage nautical first birthday party. This year, she decided to combine her son and daughter’s birthday since they are only one month apart. Lucie and her family love Mexican food so she decided on a Mexican fiesta theme since the party was so close…
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March 09, 2012

Mexican Fiesta Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are loving the bright and festive colors of this birthday party from Anita & Ami of Eye Candy Events. It made us realize that Cinco de Mayo is less than two months away. After a family trip to Mexico, the birthday girl asked for a “Fiesta” for her party. Sweet Mexican treats included churros con chocolate, dulce le leche cupcakes and pinata sugar cookies. The fantastic ruffled cake is so festive and works perfectly…
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August 24, 2011

Mexican Margarita Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
After the scary tremors we felt in New York yesterday, this party is looking mighty fine. Linsey of Lux Events and Design sent us these great pictures from the “Keep Calm and Drink a Margarita” birthday party her family threw for her. The color palette for the event was a very tropical hot pink, lime green, and orange with a splash of yellow. In keeping with the theme, there were margarita machines dispensing strawberry and…