Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Garden Party by Picture Proxy

The Spread

Your HostessesDecor
Flatbread Dough- My first time working with acitve yeast!

Orange Mint Sugar Snap Peas (smells so good)

Adding Vanilla to Rum Buttercream Frosting Before the chocolate (Barefoot Contessa)

Portabello Mushroom Flatbread & Crab Bites

Carolights made excellent tzatziki!

Chatter and Noshing

Crab Bites Up Close (Recipe Makes a TON)

Port., Carmelized Spanish Onions, Herbed Goat Cheese, Fresh Mozzarella, Olive Oil, Sea Salt

Beverage Station

Seating Arrangements... I want to sleep outside on that flocati at some point this summer!

Back to the Beginning.

A complete blast of a birthday party!


Alexa said...

im impressed and happy to know that you know what it means to entertain the right way.

my classy little blogger friend!

SeeLeigh said...

ummmmmmmm.... love it! fresh out of a magazinnnnne, girly.

Friday we're in Milwaukee for a wedding, heading to Chicago Saturday-Sunday... boy is going to show me around the city and then i think we're going to his brother's house to hang out... I'll let you know our whereabouts! And what pair will you be a 1/2 of this weekend?? :)

Cheryl said...

wow.. the apple i'm currently noshing suddenly seems so...blah.

I'm really impressed!

Your Ill-fitting Overcoat said...

Wowzers! Best party ever!

L Sass said...

Yum! What a divine party! Hope your actual birthday is just as fine.

Katrin said...

Fantastico! Makes me want to host something soon!!

Your Ill-fitting Overcoat said...

Before your next dinner party, you may wish to review.

Susie said...

Sooo very Martha know I love it!!

Annnnd now I'm starving. And craving some pretty peonies to brighten up my already too pink bedroom!

Molly McGuffin said...

Adorable!! Can't wait for round two! And I totally recognize those French plates ... :)

Nilsa S. said...

I want a garden like yours. And then I want a neighbor like you. And then we can have these parties all summer long and it'd be sweeeeeet! hahah. Happy birthday!

Gjelly said...

Jessi- your happiness in the last three posts has oozed out of my computer monitor. I like it. :-)

So@24 said...

It's just painful to read your blog sometimes.

I'm going to go order out now.


Anonymous said...

you are too adorable! and i am still jealous of your garden.

the next time you decide to get all outdoor party fabulous, give me a call and i will make the trek to your place....