Monthly Archives January 2012

City Crush:: Seville, Spain

Ever been to Seville, Spain?  It’s the 4th largest city in Spain, rich with history and definitely on my bucket list.
This weeks City Crush is going to take an interesting twist.  One of our clients is going to be hosting a meeting in the Fall in Seville and we were tasked to find them the perfect venue for their annual meeting.
We’ve narrowed down the hotels to the final two, Sol Melià’s Gran…

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Event Styling {Neighborhood Seating}

I love taking inspiration from everyday life, weddings, heck even television shows and weaving them into corporate events.  Sometimes corporate events can be boring and one thing I try really hard not to be is boring.
I came across this wedding…yes, I said wedding and absolutely loved their seating concept.  They took famous spots in San Francisco, for example “The Great American Music Hall” to create…

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Sunday Coffee Sippin’

Hope everyone has had a great weekend.  It was quite around here which was a nice change of pace.  Next week it’s gonna get busy busy again.  This morning…peaceful sipping coffee and catching up on my favorite sites.  Take a peak at what’s striking my fancy.
These would be sweet Valentine’s to give to the ones you love.
Gorgeous flowers that make me want to head to the flower market…

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Suburban Baker:: Double Chocolate Fudge Cake

I saw this stunner of a cake on Sunday Suppers blog yesterday.  If you saw this cake, would you be able to stop thinking about it?  Me…nope.  I was thinking about it all day.  So I decided, I had to make it.  

In the spirit of keeping it real – I mean…I’m a suburban mom who likes to bake pretty things and I can only wish that my cake turned out like hers.  I thought it only…

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Pinhole Press: j’adore!!

While at the Altitude Design Summit, one of the sponsors was Pinhole Press?  Have you heard of them? They create photobooks, journals, scribblepads, notepads and so much more…using your photos.  I was über impressed with their paper quality (coming from a paper snob – I admit it).
Confession…they hosted a mini-party with the Girls With Glasses Show and I nabbed 3 of their notepads (I couldn’t stop…

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Color Crush:: Shades of Green

This weeks Color Crush is all about Shades of Green.  I was just at an event and their corporate colors are shades of green so thought I would put a different spin on this weeks crush.  The spin?  How to incorporate your corporate colors into your events to enhance the experience of the attendees and weave that branding throughout.
I present to you…fresh and crisp shades of green.

With this color…

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City Crush:: Dallas

Well Howdy ya’ll! 
This weeks City Crush is all about Dallas in the Lone Star State – Texas.  I love Dallas.  I love the Southern hospitality, the howdy’s and the ya’lls.  Sports are plentiful with the Dallas Cowboys, Texas Rangers, Dallas Mavericks – you name it, they have it.  

HotelsHotel Zaza is one of the hippest and stylish hotels in Uptown Dallas.Wanna maybe spot a rockstar? Well…

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Back to School {What I Learned at ALT}

(These were my fabulous roomies! Cake., A Lifestyle Craving by Modern Cupcake and me) {image credit: Uppercase}
The past few days were amazing.  It was like going back to school.  The first day of school, you are nervous because you’re meeting so many new people and then you realize that the majority of us are all in the same boat.  Fast track to the end of the year (AKA the end of the conference) and…

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Winter Wonderland at ALT

It’s late in Salt Lake City and I just got finished stuffing my suitcase with all the goodies that we got the ALT Design Summit.  This has been a magical few days.  I’ve met some amazing people, the talent was crazy and I learned so much.  I can’t wait to implement so many fun things to the blog.  
Today was Design Camp and this afternoon it started snowing – first time since I’ve been here….

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I’m at Altitude Design Summit

I’m spending the rest of the week in Salt Lake City learning and meeting some amazing bloggers at the Altitude Design Summit.  I can’t wait to share all the morsels of goodies that I learn.

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