140th Run for the Roses!

north carolina interior designer and author kathryn crisp greeley presents derby days

north carolina interior designer and author kathryn crisp greeley presents derby daysCan you believe it is almost May and time for the 140th Run For The Roses!  The Kentucky Derby is, in my opinion,  one of the most elegant and “civilized” of all sporting events.  So this week at The Collected Room, I thought we would  to get everyone in the mood for your own Derby party and the Run for the Roses.

I found this incredible recipe at one of my new favorite food blogs!

“Kentucky Derby Mini Chocolate Pecan Cakes with Vanilla Bourbon Smash Ice Cream”

north carolina interior designer and author kathryn crisp greeley presents derby days

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Why don’t you go on over to www.halfbakedharvest.com and check out exactly how to make this yummy looking dessert for your Kentucky Derby party!  And while you are there, you might also look at these delicious looking Kentucky Derby Pie Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars.

north carolina interior designer and author kathryn crisp greeley presents derby days

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Stay tuned this week for creative ideas for your Kentucky Derby entertaining…food, fashion, recipes and more!

Enjoy!

north carolina interior designer and author kathryn crisp greeley presents derby days

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3 Responses to 140th Run for the Roses!

  1. Joan Waddell says:

    Love your Derby post, Kathryn! It’s “down to the post” this week getting my clients ready for the big day! But once everything is delivered and perfectly arranged, the party begins. And I have to say, it IS the best two minutes in sports. Check out my posts from last year. http://blog.jwaddellinteriors.com/2013/04/derby-fever-has-hit.html
    Happy Derby!
    Joan

  2. Kathryn says:

    Joan,
    Loved your post and your site is lovely! I truly think that The Derby is the most civilized sporting event of the year! We designers live by the “events” calendar, don’t we…”it must be finished for my party on….!

  3. franki says:

    We’re “OFF” and running!! franki

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