Let Them Eat Candy Cake

Candy Bar Cake

Candy Bar Cake

9 Fun Ideas for Candy Cakes

With all the sophisticated sweets that typically make an appearance at a wedding or bar/bat mitzvah, sometimes…Nothing compares to good, old-fashioned candy!

If candy is what you really want, don’t fight the urge. Candy cakes are fun and easy to make – not to mention delicious  They’re also pretty budget friendly, whether you make it yourself (family fun day!) or decide to order one. If you are not particularly crafty, try these easy instructions from Monica of the blog Lick the Bowl. Kosher candy can be used for a kosher candy cake.

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Sweet Southern Jewish Wedding – Charleston, SC

This Jewish wedding was the perfect blend of old-school sweet southern charm and modern flair.  Elana Navon and Ben Wells tied the knot at the Reform Jewish Congregation of Charleston, South Carolina – Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim.  Photography by Reese More Weddings.

Jewish Bride and Groom

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Winter Wedding & Mitzvah Trend: Soup Shooters

Fall is here, meaning cool and brisk winter weather is right around the corner. The best way to mourn the loss of summer is with a nice delicious cup of soup!  But not just any cup of soup!  Soup Shooters are an elegant twist on cocktail hour that solves a few problems.  They eliminate the soup course that often ends up being wasted.  Instead, your wedding & mitzvah guests can sip them while they mingle without the need for a table or a spoon.  The perfect soup shooter is a combination of novelty in presentation and convenient party food.

Chilled Pea Soup Shooters

Chilled Pea Soup Shooters

At first glance, you think some interesting adult cocktail is being passed around.  They’re bright, colorful, perhaps they look fruity.  But you couldn’t be more wrong.  These Chilled Pea Soup Shooters from Klee Brasserie Restaurant are garnished with a perfect sliver of cheese. READ MORE ......

New Lounge & Club Party Venue at The Sands at Atlantic Beach

A beach club is a perfect location for an exciting event, but the reality of travel can stop that plan in its tracks.  It’s hard enough to get some people to leave their home state.   Forget about anything involving jet engines and luggage… not to mention travel fare.

The Sands at Atlantic Beach is one of the few northern stateside spots that seamlessly marry an exotic beach location with practical travel, making it a go-to for Long Island weddings, bat & bar mitzvahs, and parties for the past 55 years.

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City-Chic Jewish Wedding – Harold Pratt House, NY

From the dress and shoes to the ‘pop of color’ decor, we are in love with everything about Lara and David’s NY Jewish Wedding.  Modern, sleek and city-chic, the wedding was held at the Harold Pratt House in NYC, and the bride got ready at the Trump SoHo Hotel. The gorgeous photos were captured by Farnaz K Studio.

Jewish Wedding Dress & Shoes

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Alice In Wonderland Bat Mitzvah Guests Fall Down the Rabbit Hole

Are you ready to Fall Down the Rabbit Hole too?

Written by Dana Haugh

Bat Mitzvah Entertainement

Step into Temple Israel of Lawrence and fall head over heels into an Alice in Wonderland themed adventure! Morrell Caterers teamed up with Nikoletta Events to give Jessica a Bat Mitzvah sure to drive all of her friends and family mad with excitement! From the tiny bottled cocktails labeled ‘Drink Me’, to the massive exotic plants shimmering in a supernatural light, to the iron gates laden with vines and flowers that flanked the dining room, you are sure to lose yourself to the imagery and truly believe you’ve been transported to Wonderland. READ MORE ......

{Yes You Can} Donate Your Leftover Food!

Anyone who has been to a Jewish wedding, bat or bar mitzvah, or kosher event knows that there is usually WAY too much food!  A common questions is – What do we with all the leftovers?!?

Donating Leftovers to Food Banks

Many venues, caterers, and hosts are under the MISCONCEPTION that donating uneaten food would incur civil and possibly criminal liability should the food spoil before people eat it. However, this is not the case. READ MORE ......

Bar & Bat Mitzvah Showcase, Lucky Strike NYC – September 30

Planning a Bar or Bat Mitzvah, Wedding, Sweet 16 or Event?

Join us for a Bar & Bat Mitzvah and Party Planning Showcase September 30 at Lucky Strike NYC READ MORE ......

Party Trend – Dessert Skewers & Candy Kebobs

It’s no secret – guests love food served on a stick!  Teriyaki chicken skewers, vegetable kebobs, cake pops – there’s just something fun and whimsical about eating off a stick.  So it should be no surprise that the latest bat & bar mitzvah and party trend is Dessert on a Stick!  We’re talking Dessert Kebobs, Cake Skewers & Candy Kebobs – Your guests’ favorite desserts skewered together for a mouth-watering crowd pleaser!

Party Cake Skewers

Dessert Kebobs

Almost any type of dessert or cake can be skewered together for a fun and unique kosher dessert. This cute idea from eighteen25 stacks a rice krispie treat, mini strawberry cupcake, mini powdered donut, mini chocolate cupcake and another rice krispie treat. READ MORE ......