Recently, my dear friend hosted a rehearsal dinner. This was a COVID wedding and as a result the number of people invited was limited to close friends of the Bride and Groom and immediate family. My friend ordered viewfinders and 8 different discs – all with pics of the Bride and Groom and their bridalContinue reading “View Finder Table Numbers”
Ronald McDonald House HamburGala 2018: All You Need is Love For the All You Need is Love Hamburgala, our committee decided to create centerpieces using folded books. Book folding involves folding pages of a hardcover book — sometimes combined with cutting the paper — within the book’s own binding while following a pattern. Since our theme was love, we decided onContinue reading “Folded Book Centerpieces”
Benefiting Maryland’s Ronald McDonald House, Four Seasons Hotel, Harbor East, Baltimore As co-chair of the decorating committee, it’s always great fun to work with the Women’s Committee to decorate the lobby, cocktail space and the tables in the ball room. The theme for 2019 was “It’s All About the Kids”. Every year, guests have toContinue reading “Hamburgala 2019: It’s All About The Kids”
Have you ever been to Graffiti Alley in Baltimore City? It’s such a cool spot and changes all the time. A friend asked me to make a photobooth backdrop for her son’s Bar Mitzvah using a picture that she took there back in 2013. I got a refrigerator box (super hard to find now) andContinue reading “Graffiti Alley Backdrop”
A while back, I had the pleasure of helping with a Reptile Birthday Party for a 5 year old boy who loves all things King Cobra. His mom is one of the best party planners I have ever met–every last detail was thought of! The plan (note to self, always have a Plan B!) wasContinue reading “Reptile Birthday Party”
The answer is…pretty far! From time to time, you will see me put a bizarre request on facebook and almost always, someone comes through. I am on the planning committee for my High School Reunion and we decided that we wanted to have a photo booth at our 30th Reunion. Our high school was brandContinue reading “How Far Are You Willing To Go For A Prop?”
Planning a baby shower during a global pandemic isn’t easy. We want to be with our loved ones and celebrate this new life, but we have to keep everyone safe. For Payton, we made sure her family and friends could enjoy a COVID-safe afternoon in “Paris”. The theme of the party was Paris to matchContinue reading “I’Meagher to Meet You: Payton’s Socially-Distant Baby Shower”
Every year, the Ronald McDonald House hosts the Hamburgala. The Women’s Committee of the RMHC is responsible for decorating for the annual event and has done some really creative things over the years. This year, in light of the pandemic, they hosted the Homeburgala.