Archive for Tag: Mardi Gras

May 02, 2013

Mardi Gras Bridal Shower Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This Mardi Gras party was styled by Seri from Little Miss Party Planner for her friend’s bridal shower. Her friend is getting married in New Orleans so Mardi Gras was a perfect theme. Guests dined on mac -N- cheese croquettes, oyster po-boy’s, grilled shrimp, mini chicken and waffles and gumbo tumblers.¬† Sweet treats on the dessert table included mini king cakes, masquerade shaped sugar cookies, candy beads, chocolate ganache bites and donuts. We love the…
February 05, 2013

Mardi Gras Must Haves

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds
Mardi Gras is next Tuesday and we are dreaming of beignets and jazz music. Mardi Gras is the last hurrah of eating richer foods before the Lent season.¬†Traditions for Mardi Gras include wearing masks and costumes, dancing and throwing plastic beads and doubloon coins from parade floats. Of course, we can’t forget the signature colorful and cinnamon-filled Mardi Gras King Cake. How will you be celebrating for Mardi Gras? 1. Cookies 2. Picks 3.…