(This is the third in a series of blogs about planning your wedding by bride Shana Lloyd) When you’re planning your wedding day they tell you so many things that are normal experiences. People will be late, your vendors will get lost, you’ll forget a guest table on seating chart (I did that), it will go […]

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Bacon and Grits Scratch Events

I honestly had a hard time deciphering whether our tasting was in fact a tasting or a full on catered event. Chef Matt Hayden and the Scratch Events team cut no corners at our shabby chic wedding preview and tasting. It was impossible not to envision how successfully tasty our wedding is going to be! […]

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Coffee and wine DIY Country Chic Wedding Chalkboard

Pinterest has definitely changed the game when it comes to planning a wedding. For the crafty and DIY hopefuls like myself, there is a myriad of creative and fun country chic wedding ideas that I would likely never think of on my own.  It has its negatives though. For one, if you’re anything like me […]

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Canopy Creek Farm Catering

In our 20 years of catering, we have seen some venues…. It is safe to say, that we have catered events in every conceivable venue from laundry rooms and backyards to museums and  national parks.  Im here to tell you brother and sisters, THEY ARE NOT ALL CREATED EQUAL. Late last year, we heard that a […]

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  It never fails to  impart a warm fuzzy feeling when folks order up Southern Food, Soul Food, Cajun or Creole from me.  I suppose that Southern Fare, more so than other regions, demands a certain amount of love when preparing.  It seems to communicate the attitude of the cook directly to the guests…. In […]

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Brie and Meyer Lemon Puffs

Here I am again…. praising those gifted young individuals that have the courage to steer from the status quo in order to create a truly memorable menu for their special day. As it happens, this young couple celebrates life’s great and magical elixir – BEER. In collusion with these two brew fanatics, we fermented a powerful […]

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Kitchen

It is with great expectation that I bring to you my own personal culinary rant.  A midst all the cross talk regarding the current state of the economy; the occupy movement; public opinion bearing on our present commander in chief –  I gladly offer up subject matter that does not engage you from afar.  Food is something that […]

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