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How To Host A Groovy ‘Mad Men’ Party

Of all the events we host, our annual ‘Mad Men’ party is James’ favorite. He’s a sucker for anything ’60s. Everyone dresses up in 1960s-inspired attire, which is the best part. James picked up a blazer from a local vintage store and I finally got to wear this gorgeous ball […]

Life, Travel

An Indianapolis Institution

It’s been a long week for journalists in Indiana. After working some crazy hours, escaping to Indy for an evening was the perfect way to unwind. We had tickets to see Shakey Graves at the Murat with some friends (he was even better live than on vinyl) and decided to head […]

Wedding Planning

Wedding Wednesday: Choosing A Venue

In about eight weeks, James and I will be standing in that very spot, saying “I do.” Is this the point in the wedding planning process when I panic? Or maybe just drink a lot of wine? Luckily, we have most of the details of our big day nailed down (the benefits […]

Wedding Planning

Wedding Wednesday: Planner vs. DIY

Two months. That’s how far away James and I are from getting married. It’s hard to believe because we’ve been planning our wedding for a year and a half. From the moment we got engaged, I knew I wanted a DIY wedding. I love hosting events and believe the little […]

Barbara Harrington

Back to blogging

After a two-year hiatus from blogging, I’ve decided to relaunch The Broadcasting Baker! My good friend Molly’s recent foray into the blogging world inspired me. I look forward to reading her posts on Life Treats every week and doing so reminded me of how much I enjoyed having a creative outlet outside […]