Spring has sprung! It’s a beautiful time of year full of flowers, freshness, and warmer temperatures. With the arrival of the season, people are ready to head outside to enjoy the welcome weather and lovely scenery. In the blog, we’ll be discussing some exciting and wonderful ways to entertain family and friends outdoors with ease and simplicity. Before you send out the invites for your party, be sure to browse our beautiful outdoor selection of planters, patio furniture, and decor. You’ll find amazing pieces to rejuvenate and refresh your deck or patio from CeCe and Me! Shop now!
Take advantage of sunny skies and warm temperatures by hosting a spring brunch. The casual and relaxed atmosphere will put your guests at ease and make planning and preparation a breeze! Serve a simple and make-ahead menu of yogurt, granola, fresh fruit, coffee, juice, and pastries, or surprise your guests with a make-your-own breakfast burrito bar! Find some spring-themed paper plates and cups to make cleanup a breeze while still adding a fun element, and enjoy spending a beautiful morning outside with your guests!
Nothing says fun like a weekend barbeque! Invite your friends and family over for a fun weekend shindig. If you’re a novice at working the grill, don’t worry! Order brisket, pulled pork, or other smoked meats from your favorite local joint ahead of time, and plan to make your own sides. If you’re planning for the party to be a potluck, be sure to assign specific dishes to your guests so you won’t have too many pans of baked beans or coleslaw! Be sure to save room for dessert and thrill your guests with ice cream sundaes and floats. Serve cold drinks on ice and easy finger foods for a relaxed party feel, and don’t forget your favorite country playlist to keep toes tapping all night! Bandanas optional.
Thrilled that old man winter is finally gone? Plan a celebration of the beautiful and exciting season ahead by have a spring-themed party! Create party favors for guests by planting freshly-bloomed tulips and paperwhites in take-home planters and place them at every place setting. Ask guests to wear pastel spring colors, and be sure to decorate with fresh flowers, moss, and other outdoor elements. If you’re able, serve local produce and fruit from your favorite farmer’s market, and be sure to savor those welcome flavors after the cold winter. If you’re not able to find local vegetables and fruit, keep the menu light by choosing a simple soup and salad pairing or a light fish course. Finish the celebration with gratitude by going around the table and speaking about what each guest is thankful for and the hopes for the season. Celebrating the advent of spring with those who are close to you will be sure to set your intentions for the beautiful season ahead.
After a long winter spent in coats, sweaters, and boots, warm weather and clear skies calls for celebration with your loved ones. Give your outdoor patio, porch, or deck a makeover with some new outdoor furniture or decor from CeCe and Me! With our unique and beautiful selection of pieces, you’ll love everything on our site! Take a peek today!