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Congrats to Suzy and Todd!

November 24, 2014

Congratulations! 110 Person Wedding! Appetizers: Vegetable Crudite and Poached Salmon and Cucumber Scales. Dinner: Beef Slider Bar with Hawaiian Rolls, Mac N Cheese, Kale Salad, and Fruit Platter.            

Congrats to Bill and Fariba!

November 24, 2014

Intimate 30 Person Wedding. Appetizers: Coconut Shrimp with Orange Marmalade Dipping Sauce, Spanakopita, and Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce. Dinner: Filet Mignon, Cajan Salmon, Asparagus Tips, Rosemary Roasted Potatoes, and Mixed Green Salad with Pecans. Book your wedding today with Abbey Road!                          

After Happily Ever After

October 22, 2013

Although everyone has their own faith and religious beliefs one of the classic poems/sonnets/quotes about love comes from the Bible- 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, […]

Throwing things at the Newlyweds!

October 14, 2013

Since ancient Rome it has been a tradition to throw grain, traditionally wheat, at a wedding ceremony. Grains, wheat, rice, etc. have played a significant part in the wedding ceremony for thousands of years as a symbol of fertility and prosperity. This derives from a time when wealth was measured by how much food you […]

Something old, Something New

October 14, 2013

“Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, and a silver sixpence in her shoe.” This old rhyme from England has been around for thousands of years, beginning as a Puritan Marriage Custom and originating sometime in the 1870’s as part of an old poem. One particular reference to this rhyme comes from a compilation […]

The Celtic Claddagh Wedding/Engagement Ring

October 3, 2013

The Claddagh, a traditional ring from Ireland comes with a varied history. Perhaps the most popular legend about the origin of the Claddagh ring comes from Galway around the 1700’s. It is said that Richard Joyce, a silversmith, was captured on his way to the West Indies where he was sold into slavery to a […]

Signature Cocktail – All Spiced Up and Ready for Fall

October 19, 2011

Wow your guests at your wedding or holiday party with a signature drink.  Choose a drink to match your color scheme. Signature drinks are not only pretty to serve , but they can usually be a less expensive option compared to having an open bar. A great way to kick off cocktail hour! What you’ll […]

Fall Wedding Inspiration

October 17, 2011

It’s hard to believe it’s already the month of October. For those of you planning your wedding this time of year, here are some great Fall inspired ideas. I love Fall weddings… 1. Pumpkin Table Assignments 2. Autumn Bouquet 3. Rustic Centerpiece 4. Hanging Name Cards 5. Mini Pies 6. Signature Cocktail