19 May
2011

The Perfect Pair Bridal Shower

posted by ninahelleny in ENTERTAINING
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The bridal shower I’ve been planning for the last few months for one of my best friends finally took place last weekend. I’m so happy with how it all turned out and most importantly, Ann loved all the details! You can read the original post about prep for the shower here. Because our bride has [...]

4 May
2011
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Lack of posts is a complete understatement! And I don’t have a real reason why, other than I’ve been running around at about 100 miles per hour. By the time I sit down at night with thoughts of blogging, I can barely keep my eyes open. I blame the weather because today the sun is [...]

4 May
2011

French Chocolate Chip Cookies

posted by ninahelleny in CULINARY

Ingredients 10 oz. butter, softened 8 oz. granulated sugar 8 oz. brown sugar 1 1/2 tsp. salt **** 6 oz eggs 2 tsp. vanilla **** 1 lb. 4 oz. pastry flour (I use 1/2 All-purpose & 1/2 cake flour) 1 1/2 tsp. baking soda **** 1 lbs. 4 oz. chocolate chips 8 oz. chopped walnuts [...]