A Couples Wedding Shower


Joyful hosting

It was our pleasure to host a couples wedding shower in honor of our nephew Brandon and his bride-to-be, Lauren. Our nephew grew up and graduated high school in MN but has since moved out-of-state. Lauren had never come to MN with Brandon to see where he spent his childhood, nor had she met some of his family and […]

July 12, 2015

A Couple’s Wedding Shower: A Make-Ahead, Crowd-Pleasing Brunch


Joyful hosting

One of they keys to hosting a stress-free brunch is to make as much of the food the day before as possible. With the early start time, make-ahead recipes earn their value in precious sleep for the host. Do the work the day before and be well rested and at your best the day of the event.

July 5, 2015

A Laid-back Open House Couples Shower


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Together with my mother-in-law and sister-in-law, I was privileged to host a couples wedding shower over Easter weekend.  The shower was for my niece, Brittni, and her fiancé, Justin – such a fun couple! It was our pleasure to celebrate with them as they prepare for their big day! Justin had never met most of Brittni’s MN family […]

May 23, 2014