Spring Fever for Just a Basket Case

Well winter is over or winding down depending on where you are from. And leaves are gone and ocean breezes are breezing in! If you reside in Sunny Sarasota then that means weather that has a mind of its own, back n fourth traffic and hopefully the snow birds are almost long gone (except for […]

EVENT ALERT Miracle at Suncoast

The Education Foundation of Sarasota County is partnering with the Florida Occupational Therapy Association (FOTA) to provide a valuable and much needed sensory aid for special needs children in Sarasota County Schools. The Miracle Belt™ is a pediatric weighted therapy belt proven to promote self-calming, balance, and increased body awareness for children with autism, ADHD, […]

There Once was a Fugly Cake…and I KILLED IT!

There Once was a Fugly Cake…and I KILLED IT! Picking my 10 favorite ugly wedding cakes is like picking my favorite children. Being I only have 2 this was much easier and a lot more fun! 1.Let’s begin with Mt. Ribbon… sad truly. Not sure what happened. A child’s project gone bad perhaps. 2. Attack of […]

How to avoid a bad ceremony

Rules for both Weddings and Funerals… Lori Davis – yes, I am a BasketCase When was the last time you saw Uncle James or Cousin Bob Hatfield? Chances are it was probably a wedding or a funeral—for these are the only time people put aside personal triumphs and trials to publicly acknowledge life and death. After […]

Garters arent just sexy fabric!

Garters arent just sexy fabric waiting to be nibbled off the bride’s thigh! Or are they?? HHHmmmmmm… Throwing garters is considered to be the oldest surviving wedding tradition. Back in the Dark Ages it was customary for friends, relatives and guests to accompany the bridal couple to the marriage bed. At first this was to safely […]

23 is the magic number!

Woman with Sense of Humour Marries 23 Times Linda Wolfe, aged 68, who was first married at the age of 16, admits she became ‘addicted to the romance’ of getting hitched. Will and Guy note that grandmother, with 23 ex-husbands, has been recognised as the most married woman in the world. Mrs. Wolfe from Anderson, […]

Awful Wedding Advice

From the moment you get engaged, it seems everyone has some wedding know-how to share. A lot of these tips are helpful; some are borderline disastrous. For your sheer enjoyment I have compiled my list for the worst wedding advice ever! And these are from so called professional wedding/event planners. For this? I apologize on […]