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alyssa

Hi, I’m Alyssa, the newest team member here at Hostess with the Mostess, where I get to stretch my creative muscles as an Editorial & Design Assistant. I’ve been having a blast exploring all the creativity and talent in the world of parties & events! Here are a few fun facts to get to know me…

– I judge menus by their font choice

– Scrabble is my game

– If my TV is on, I’m probably watching Iron Chef America

– I love to craft and do yoga, but not at the same time

I’m so thrilled to see all the amazing stuff that runs through HWTM. Check out my Party of 5 post every Friday for a fun mix of my creative party albums from our social site!

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Here we go with the latest round of Friday Party of 5 picks from our HWTM.com members! Just click on a party title or collage to check out the full album & details from the following creative events: – Grouchy Twos – Americana BBQ Rehearsal Dinner – Big Top Circus First Birthday – Space Cadet […]

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Red gingham, yellow stripes and lots of burlap brought the party in this Fresh & FUN Farm Inspired Birthday by Danielle Ellis of Gemini Celebrations. From the baby chick cake balls and peach cookies to the caramel corn and moo moo milk, my mouth is watering for all adorable, local and homemade treats in this darling, sunflower dotted 2nd birthday […]

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Fresh, bright, light and PINK! This beautiful Pastel, Pink & Ombre Dessert Table styled and dreamed up by Melissa Johnson of Best Friends For Frosting is a wonderland of pretty!  From the ombre layer cake to the peach swirl cupcakes, all the gorgeous desserts by Sweet Cakes by Rebecca have me in a sweet & girly bliss. :) PARTY HIGHLIGHTS to look out for: […]

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Good friends and feel-good (healthy!) food on a beautiful backyard afternoon was a perfect way to celebrate Nick & Vani’s baby on the way! Close friend, Marla Hudnall of Fujiko’s Flowers, put together this {Mint & Pink} Owl Inspired Baby Shower with a mouthwatering Paleo menu, Crossfit inspired activities and a heart-stoppingly-gorgeous tablescape, adorable diaper cake and more beautifully […]

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Are you ready to DANCE!? Emily of Smarty Parties brought out the disco balls and styled a dessert table full of clever named snacks at Dean’s Creative Disco Dance Party! Celebrating her son’s 2nd birthday with a splash of silver & dance inspired food, it looks like Emily had all the right moves! (P.S. How cute are those “Cha […]

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Wow! I used to LOVE this show as a kid, so I can’t imagine how happy Kathleen of Rock Paper Sugar Events made her son by planning this amazing Bananas in Pajamas Party for his 2nd birthday! A beautiful dessert spread, playful sundae bar and mind blowing balloon sculpture centerpieces made this a pajama-rific party! PARTY HIGHLIGHTS, to […]

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