Brunch at the Barn

I’m kicking off season eight and my year of the horse with a fabulous brunch at the barn. My trainer Hannah is the absolute best and I wanted to treat her to brunch. Plus, nothing brings me more joy than drinking champagne with my horse! I packed up portable breakfast items for a fabulous pink…

Harry Potter Picnic

A backyard Harry Potter Picnic full of magical recipes that will transport you to Hogwarts! Last week my niece asked if I’ve ever thrown a Harry Potter party before on The Rose Table. I told her that I hosted a Harry Potter party in high school every time a new movie was released, which is…

Butterbeer

You should know something about me. I am passionate about butterbeer. Why? Because I adore Harry Potter and think butterscotch is possibly the most underrated flavor. Everything is caramel-this, caramel-that. Where is the love for butterscotch? This butterbeer recipe features a homemade butterscotch with apple cider vinegar that reacts with the carbonation in cream soda…

Harry Potter Cookies

Looking for Harry Potter Cookies? You found them! Inspired by Harry Potter’s scar, these lightning bolt sugar cookies celebrate our favorite boy wizard.  This is my favorite sugar cookie recipe. These cookies are super soft and have a pretty long shelf life. You could easily make them a couple of days before your party. You…

Magic Wands

Looking for an easy no-bake treat for your Harry Potter party? Make these chocolate Magic Wands! This recipe is easy enough for little wizards to help you with. Four ounces of chocolate yields about 12-15 wands but this recipe easily doubles. Just melt the chocolate and shortening, whisking until smooth and glossy, then set up…

Mickey Halloween Cupcakes

Could these cupcakes be ANY cuter?! I was going for a treat you might get at Disneyland during the Halloween season. It’s impossible not to smile eating an adorable Mickey Halloween Cupcake!  My Mickey Halloween Cupcakes are chocolate pumpkin cupcakes paired with vanilla frosting tinted orange with Halloween Oreos as Mickey ears.  Full of buttermilk…

Disney Dinners: Hocus Pocus

A witchy dinner fit for the Sanderson Sisters! Want to host a Hocus Pocus party? You’ve come to the right place! I have watched Hocus Pocus every single Halloween since I was a little girl so I could not be more ecstatic to share wtih you Disney Dinners: Hocus Pocus just in time to celebrate…

The Hocus Pocus

The Hocus Pocus, aka the perfect Halloween cocktail! All you need is stunning purple Empress Gin, lemonade, and dry ice for this magical cocktail that’s sure to put a spell on you. I came up with this beautiful drink for my Hocus Pocus party and it got rave reviews from my guests! It was inspired…

Edible Eyeballs

Inspired by Winifred Sanderson’s iconic spellbook, these edible eyeballs are perfect for Halloween. I specifically made these for my Witches Brew Stew at my Hocus Pocus party but you could really float them in any soup or top a pasta dish with them for instant Halloween fun. This recipe is just two ingredients: cream cheese…