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Cocktail Friday: Brunch Mimosa Bar

Category: Cocktail Fridays

Happy Friday! We’re coming up on Easter and we thought we’d share a great idea for an Easter brunch gathering. It’s finally feeling a little warmer out there, and it’s time to shift gears from the heavier fall and winter flavor profiles to the fresh and light flavors of spring and summer. Pretty your brunch, and wow your friends and …

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The Menu: Martha Stewart Real Weddings Feature

Category: The Menu

For this week’s edition of The Menu, we have a perfect match to share with you. We’ve been patiently (well not really patiently) waiting almost a year to share this “winner” of a wedding!! The bride and groom’s “match made in heaven” story was really the starting point for this tennis inspired reception. Every detail, from the tournament bracket seating …

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The Menu: New Orleans Edition

The Menu: New Orleans Edition

Category: The Menu

In honor of Mardi Gras weekend and an ode to our down river friends in New Orleans, we’re featuring a menu from a whimsically, elegant wedding we got to have a little fun with – think 1920’s glitz with a splash of  jazzy, Southern flavor! The bride was lucky enough to transform her historic family home into the reception space, …

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Cocktail Friday: Ruby Slipper

Category: Cocktail Fridays

Snow has pretty much been everyone’s topic of conversation around here lately. And it looks like it’s not letting up anytime soon. So while you’re all snowed in and watched every TV show season and movie in your Netflix queue, why not break out a classic, like say, The Wizard of Oz? It recently became one of our favorites while …

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Cocktail Friday – Chocolate Peppermint Martini

Category: Cocktail Fridays

It’s about time that we make our Friday Cocktail posts regular. Did you know that a signature cocktail is secretly one of our favorite things to concoct? We have come up with quite a few for events at Ces & Judy’s and would like to share with you! After all, who couldn’t use a drink  to sit back and relax …

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The Menu: Spring Fever in August

Category: Wedding

We’ve caught a mild (VERY mild) case of Spring Fever from this unbelievable weather, atypical for a St. Louis summer. We’re taking you back to the beautiful wedding of Nehley and Dustin held on a perfect blue sky day in May. The bride’s parents’ waterside home set the perfect backdrop for the ceremony and reception, leaving guests with the nostalgic …

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Lad or Lass: A Royal Shower

Category: Themed Party

The day has finally come and Kate and William’s little bundle of royalty is on its way! Word is that Kate wants to be a normal, “modern mum” and had a historic, first ever Royal Baby Shower herself. We couldn’t help but daydream about the chance to put on a shower for Kate if Pippa rang us from across the …

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The Menu: Neon Edition

Category: The Menu

And we’re finally back with our Thursday series, “The Menu!” Today we have an oldie, that’s too good not to revisit. Ces & Judy’s was invited to create a one-of-a-kind menu for “neon-themed” Market Mixer, put on by The Knot Wedding Network. The 2013 event was held at the Soulard Preservation Hall to host the very best of the St. …

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Silver Spoon Award

Shipwrecked at Sea with MPI St. Louis

Category: Awards

This past Friday night, the Ces & Judy’s team had the pleasure of being “shipwrecked” at the Palladium St. Louis for the 2013 MPI St. Louis Awards Banquet. By pleasure, I’m referring to the fabulous underwater atmosphere created by Exclusive Events, Inc. for an evening honoring and recognizing corporate meeting planners of St. Louis. The space was transformed into a …

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Burn the Steak on Purpose! (Father’s Day Contest)

Category: Uncategorized

We’re all about fun here at Ces & Judy’s Catering, but we’re also about love! We see oodles and oodles of love at birthdays, anniversary parties and especially at weddings through the eyes of a father giving his daughter away on her wedding day. Time and time again I see the conflicted emotions of letting go and realizing she’s now …

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