Happy Birthday, Christmas Baby!

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Do you know what Sir Isaac Newton, Sissy Spacek, Humphrey Bogart and Jimmy Buffett all have in common? They were all born on December 25. They are part of a special group of people who know what it’s like to […]

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Care to Exchange?

Tis the season for exchanges. No, silly, not exchanging gifts you don’t want. We’re talking about Cookie Exchange and Ornament Exchange parties!! Christmas Cookie Exchange Party   Love Christmas cookies but don’t want to do all that baking? Then host a cookie swap. The rules are simple: bake a half dozen or full dozen of […]

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Whoooo Loves Owls?

Have you noticed — owls are suddenly everywhere? Owl hats, sweaters, purses, shoes, Christmas tree ornaments — no matter where you look, you’ll see two big owl eyes smiling back at you. It’s also a great party theme. Here are some of our favorite owl cookies, cakes and cupcakes to inspire you. Owl Cookies: 1. […]

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Thanksgiving Cookies For Kids

Got lots of candy corn left over after Halloween? Yeah, neither do we. But if you do, fear not. Let your candy corn live to see another holiday with these fun Thanksgiving cookies.   Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies (from IngredientsInc.net) Prep: 20 minutes Cook: 12 minutes Yield: Makes 16 cookies Ingredients 1 (16.5 ounce) package Pillsbury® refrigerated sugar cookies 1 (16 […]

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Looks like Cookies!

Every once in a while during our trips around the internet we run across cookies that remind us of some of our designs. Today we’ve pulled a few together just for fun. (And any time you want to make some cookies and send them to us to try out, we won’t say no!) The “Pretty […]

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Thoughts and Reflections on Thanksgiving

The Pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts.  No Americans have been more impoverished than these who, nevertheless, set aside a day of thanksgiving.  ~H.U. Westermayer If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, “thank you,” that would suffice.  ~Meister Eckhart On Thanksgiving Day we acknowledge our dependence.  ~William Jennings Bryan […]

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Giving Thanks, Receiving Thanks

I want to talk about thanks and Thanksgiving today. You’ll have to excuse me since it’s still October and weeks away from Thanksgiving. At Amy Adele, we always end up working six to eight weeks ahead of every holiday as people are ordering their invitations and stationery for holiday events. So even though the rest […]

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Enter to Win a Set of 40 Personalized Christmas Photo Cards with Personalized Envelopes

Enter to win a set of 40 personalized Christmas photo cards with personalized envelopes. Follow the steps below earn as many entry points as possible until the entry period ends on 10/30/11. (Note: the contest app sometimes takes a while to load. You may need to refresh your page to make it appear). You need […]

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Ideas for Wording on Your Personalized Christmas and Holiday Cards

Just the other day, some Amy Adele staffers were talking about how much we love to create our own Christmas and holiday cards, but sometimes we’re just not clever enough to think of just the perfect thing to say in our cards. So this year, we’ve collected some of our favorite messages and quotes as possible […]

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What is a wedding shower?

“What is a wedding shower?” Google gets asked this question thousands of time each month. Here in the South, where we pride ourselves on tradition, ritual and ceremony, it’s hard to believe anyone wouldn’t know what a wedding shower is, but I guess everyone has to learn sometime. Wedding showers, also known as bridal showers, are […]

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