Category Archives: Everyday Celebrations

Ice Cream Cake

I made this ice cream cake for my friend’s grandmother who was turning 70. In the middle of summer a fun, refreshing cake seemed like the perfect way to celebrate!

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Chocolate Dough (and a Sweet 16 Party!)

Recently I had the opportunity to help one of my best friends throw an epic Sweet 16 party for her daughter. Tricia is lovably goofy, loves to write and marches to her own beat. She is one of the sweetest teenagers I know … Continue reading

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Ruby Old Fashioned

In April my husband and I took a trip to Louisville, KY and spent a long weekend enjoying everything it has to offer, including its pride of bourbon. We packed a ton of activities into just a few days, including … Continue reading

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Sprinkle Baby Shower

Wow I cannot believe it has been almost three weeks since my last post! A lot has been going on in my little world and I just haven’t been able to sit down and write during the chaos. We spent … Continue reading

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Cosmic Brownie Cake

I am wondering who else has home movie VHS tapes collecting dust somewhere in your house? The other day I sent off a collection of VHS tapes and a handful of old pictures to get digitalized. The process of sorting … Continue reading

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Joys & Frustrations of 2015

Happy New Year everyone! Today marks the second Blogiversary of The Ruby Kitchen. The past few days I have spent in reflection of 2015 and setting goals for 2016. Typically I like to wrap up the year sharing the joys and frustrations that … Continue reading

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Fathers Day Tribute (and Carrot Cake)

I am getting personal on the blog today. There are no food pictures and no funny stories of my latest kitchen disaster. Today I would like to express my feelings for someone who has made an incredible impact on my … Continue reading

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5 Gifts for Mother’s Day

Mom deserves the best so today I am sharing five things to spoil any food-loving mom. They can also arrive before the big day so if you waited until the last minute (I am guilty too!) have no fear. Click … Continue reading

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Joys & Frustrations of 2014

The holidays are winding down and I do not know about you, but I am having a difficult time getting back into my routine. In January I will begin creating new recipes again but until then I believe some review … Continue reading

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Cupcake Smash!

The birthday party for a one year old really has become quite the affair over that past several years. The planning, guest list and games – it has become similar to planning a baby or bridal shower. All of that … Continue reading

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