Entertaining Blogs: Apricot and Goat Cheese Appetizers and More

In today's Link Love, garden parties, plus a luxe candy station

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• A light appetizer for a warm night: apricot and goat cheese appetizers that are simple to make and known crowd-pleasers. [Reluctant Entertainer]

• Gumballs, rock candy, jelly beans, and artfully decorated cookies adorn the Wonderlandia candy station. [Hostess with the Mostest]

• The perfect spring party includes pastel cookies and gingham. [One Charming Party]

• A new way to display cake pops: place them as the center of a tissue-paper flower, a la this garden party. [Design Dazzle]

• Brides to be, you'll drool over this pastel-hued, twinkly-lighted dinner at the ultimate venue: The Foundary in New York City. [Snippet and Link]