Jo Ann M. Grant of Apropos Creations received the CPCE Designation

Jo Ann M. Grant of Apropos Creations received the CPCE Designation

JO ANN M. GRANT RECEIVED THE CPCE DESIGNATION FROM THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR CATERING AND EVENTS The CPCE designation is the most prestigious and widely respected in the catering and events industry Chandler, AZ – August 1, 2019 – Jo Ann M. Grant received the...
Real Weddings: Yvette and Philemon @ Tempe Mission Palms

Real Weddings: Yvette and Philemon @ Tempe Mission Palms

One sunny December 22, 2018, Yvette and Philemon said “I do” on the pool terrace of the Tempe Mission Palms. What a beautiful day it was for one very happy couple at a gorgeous destination hotel for an Arizona wedding. The venue was set with all white chairs and a...
Paper Flowers: Stunning Wedding Flower Alternatives

Paper Flowers: Stunning Wedding Flower Alternatives

When it comes to flowers, some people forget paper can be just as exquisite as fresh flowers. Not only can they keep for years to come, paper flowers are handmade items that can serve as something new on the day you say “I do”. Use them for bridal bouquets,...
Let Them Eat Cake: The History of Wedding Dessert

Let Them Eat Cake: The History of Wedding Dessert

The History of Wedding Cake The wedding cake is an age-old tradition dating all the way back to Roman times. The cake was literally smashed over the bride’s head and while that seems a bit cruel, it was meant to bring the happy couple good luck. From the time it...
In the Limelight…Vendor Spotlight…Piece of Cake Desserts

In the Limelight…Vendor Spotlight…Piece of Cake Desserts

Piece of Cake, an Arizona bakery for weddings and events   •  Tell us about your company… We opened the company in 2002 making mostly party cakes and cookies for a Banner Health contract, but in 2004 we really dedicated ourselves to being wedding cake specialists....
The Story Behind the Veil

The Story Behind the Veil

We all love how beautiful wedding veils can be! You probably grew up dreaming of the moment your groom lifted your veil and sealed your wedding vows with a kiss. But where did the veil come from? Have brides always worn veils? Or is the veil a modern tradition? When...