Ahhh, the venues. Some were easy to find, others… quite the opposite. As I recapped in the first wedding post, we had a number of issues arise as we looked for venues. We tried looking through TheKnot.com, a couple of local bridal magazines and even word of mouth without much luck.… Read MoreRead More
The creative side occasionally oozes out of us all. With Pinterest, DIY Network and talented friends, we have to find things to prove our crafty, handy selves. Right? Well look no further - if we can do it, you most likely can too. Take our suggestions on how to make it work, and where to get the materials and you MIGHT be able to do it yourself. Have suggestions? Toss them our way and we can try to make them with you.
Now that we’ve covered the wedding jeweler, bridal gown shop and florist in the last post, on to the tastier things. The catering companies we used worked well with our schedules (after work hours and weekends) and had enough material for us that we could look over and customize on our own time.… Read MoreRead More
Oh, hey! Remember me? I’ve been on quite the hiatus over the past few months and for good reason(s). Between getting engaged, planning the wedding, finding out we’re EXPECTING (woohoo!) and big changes at work… we’ve been kind of busy over here in the Dalpiaz household.… Read MoreRead More
Canning can be a hot mess. And so time consuming. Not to mention the stigma – pulling a grandma. But, when you have a heap of vegetables that you’re not quite sure what to do with when they’re a day or two away from going bad, pickling them will keep ‘em good for weeks.… Read MoreRead More
Last week, Lisa shared our recent visit to the *new* Aladdin’s Eatery in North Canton. It bears mentioning again: a must-order is their hummus. Yes, humble ol’ hummus. Aladdin’s version, however, is anything but plain; it’s amazingly smooth, flavorful and creamy.… Read MoreRead More
I guess you could say the Two Amused Bouches are a ‘domestic goddess’ kick. First Lisa’s recipe for pudding shots, now mine for crispy chicken wings. (Both just happen to be great additions to your next gameday party.)
Funny about those wings though.… Read MoreRead More