Here’s a quick video that we made leading up to our mini dinner. Please keep in mind that my videographer is the mini age of six. It’s a mini bit shaky - if you are prone to motion sickness and have Dramamine on-hand you may want to take one, or two…
Saturday Maggie and I braved the morning drizzle to pick-up some fresh veggies at the Farmers’ market for our mini dinni…
The afternoon was full of cooking (my favorite way to spend an afternoon), cleaning (Ty’s least favorite way to spend an afternoon) and a little table setting…
Our guests arrived perfectly on-time - gotta love that! Not only did they bring fantastic mini appetizers and adorable yummy mini cupcakes, they also brought the sweetest hostess gifts.
A little for everyone…
pickles for Maggie, pink lemonade for Elle, and a little reading material for me and Ty! Just look at the sweet tags…love, love, love! Liesel, I hope you don’t mind but I am going to borrow your little ideas. I do promise to give you credit!
These were as yummy as they look: mini pitas and hummus, and caprese salad shooters! Delicious!
Elle on her way to the kids’ table.
Mini Dinner Menu
Caprese salad shooters
Hummus and pita chips
Homemade mini bread loaves served with honey butter
Cornish game hens (halved) wrapped in bacon and roasted with a blackberry balsamic glaze
Baby romaine heads with roasted beet and fresh tomato salad: recipe courtesy of Chef Poloa
Twice baked new potatoes
Mini cupcakes and champagne
Please share your entertaining gems! What do you do with your friends and family (big or small) that is fun and a little outside of the box?!