Summer Desserts: Creative, Refreshing, and Delicious!

When it comes to dessert, does it really get any better than cake and ice cream? Or cake and ices? Or cake and sorbet? At a summer wedding, there are lots of creative ways to serve sweet and refreshing desserts. These creations are as pretty as they are delicious... I'm feeling a sugar craving come on just looking at all these lovey pictures! All photos and recipes from Martha Stewart Weddings. Meringue-Heart Ice Cream Sandwiches: Aren't they just sweet, adorable, and elegant all at the … [Read more...]

Wedding Dessert… in a Jar!

Mini-desserts are cute, but mini desserts served in mini jars are  just too cute not to share with you! They'd look great on a dessert buffet, and even better as take-home wedding favors! If you're a do-it-yourself bride, these look deliciously easy to put together, and the best part is how simple they'd be to stack in a box and transport to your wedding venue (no worries about smashing the cake on the way!). You can buy jars such as these from Amazon (found via Our Best Bites): Slap … [Read more...]

Wedding Desserts Beyond Your Wildest Dreams

Wedding desserts... it's not just about cake anymore! Brides, grooms, and their caterers are stretching their imaginations to the limit when thinking up new, creative, decadent, delectable desserts for their guests. (And they've been good guests... they deserve a special treat, don't you think?!) Think of anything you'd like-- candy bars, ice cream sundaes, even rice crispy treats-- and then take it to the next level! Here are some ideas that your sweet tooth (and your inner child) are sure … [Read more...]

Bride and Groom Cut the Cheese

As an alternative to a traditional wedding cake, I've heard that some people like to use cupcakes.  That is still be too conventional for some folks, and I've heard of people using rice crispy treats or ice cream cake. Maybe even cheese cake. But here's a new thought: Cheese cake. Or rather, just cheese. Cheese in the shape of a lovely, decorated cake. Well, my sweet tooth will have none of this cheese instead of cake business. But there are people out there who have a "real passion for … [Read more...]