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Día de los Muertos

SDB day of the dead dinner_cookie centerpiece with Mr Bones
Day of the Dead is one of the holidays I look forward to come Fall…

The only way I can keep myself from being totally depressed when summer is over is to look ahead to the Holidays. Halloween comes first, followed quickly by another favorite of mine, Día de los Muertos or Day of the Dead. Since I love the romantic and beautiful idea of this holiday, last year I decided to make us a special dinner to celebrate and I used my Mr. Bones cookie cutter to make cookies and a fun centerpiece.

SDB day of the dead dinner_cookie bride and groom
I have always loved Day of the Dead Bride & Groom images and sculptures so I was very excited to make us as cookie bride and groom. I would totally go in this dress and headpiece direction if we ever renew our vows!

For dinner we are making margaritas & guacamole boats and KF’s favorite green sauce enchiladas (recipe from Mad Hungry). We will reflect on those we have lost and miss dearly and enjoy a meal together.

SDB day of the dead dinner_table KFs seat
Mi Amour’s seat at the table

Up next… Giving Thanks and, before we know it, Santa will be on the way! (I can hardly wait!)  Xo Dani

 

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DFiori

DFiori

Sweet Dani B is my small business and my mantra is Life Is Sweet! Both my business and life center around celebrating life’s occasions and making those occasions amazing. We design one-of-a-kind cookies, invitations, paper goods and pull them all together to deliver fabulous parties and events.

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  • I love this holiday too… A chance to remember all the souls that went before us and to give thanks to those we love who are now resting in God’s perfect peace.

    Happy Autumn, Dani!

    xo