Monday, April 23, 2012

Tea Party Tuesday ~ Chocolate Bibles



Happy Tea Party Tuesday!
On April 15th, Sophia received her First Communion
and I thought I would share the fun! 




I kept the event very simple,
which was great and relaxing. 

My GREAT parents!


My parents drove up from Nebraska for the
weekend which was WONDERFUL!
My in-laws also made the day special!

My great in-laws!

After mass we came back to our house for 
some tea, lemonade and opened gifts. 
My Dad gave Sophia a Rosary from the Vatican, 
blessed by the Pope (or as Sophia would say...the real Pope!)






I made the little chocolate mini candy-bar
 bibles from an idea that was inspired  Here at Tip Junkie.

Then we went out to a lovely dinner & 
returned to our house for desserts.


Sophia requested the Ice Cream Cupcakes
from Coldstone Creamery!!!

So I was able to purchase those and adorn them
with a little bit of fondant flair. 

30 comments:

Paula said...

Aww. Sophia looks beautiful! What a lovely family gathering and a beautiful day. I love your chocolate bibles (such a cute idea) and your addition to the ice cream cupcakes was perfect.

Congratulations on making your First Communion Sophia.

Lark (SparkyLarky)@ Lark's Country Heart said...

Love the goodies you made.
Congrats Sophia!

kitty said...

Congratulations to Sophia on making her First Communion. One of my grandson's is making his on May 5th. I love seeing your pics and your pretty decorated bibles.

Shirley said...

Hi Trisha,
What a lovely day for Sophia! She is so beautiful and I love that photo of her as she held her hands in prayer. So sweet! Thanks for stopping by and I'm now following you. I think I came across your blog once before but I know if I did I would have joined as I love all things sweet! Well, I'm a follower now..and look forward to many visit's..

Beth said...

Hi Trish, Sophie is beautiful. I am happy for her and for your family. May you all be blessed!
Beth

Michele @ The Nest at Finch Rest said...

She looks just like an angel!

We went to our niece's Confirmation on Saturday- I would have loved to have made those adorable chocolate Bibles, how CLEVER!

God bless.

Two Cottages And Tea said...

Hi Trish,
Congratulations to your daughter. Such a cutie! Your cupcakes look so yummy and darling. The chocolate Bibles would look great at a Tea. Thanks for sharing.
Nancy

Lavender Cottage said...

Congratulations Sophia Rose on your First Communion and you look adorable in your dress.
The chocolate bibles are sweet Trish and you fancied up the cupcakes to make them even more special.
Nice photos of the parents.
Judith

Rosewalk Cottage said...

The chocolate bibles are a great idea and to have a rosary blessed by the Pope is so special. Something Sophia will treasure always. Thank you for stopping by and have a great weekend.
~Clara

Antiques And Teacups said...

Oh Trisha! What a wonderful, special celebration! And the little bibles are darling! So cute!
Ruth

Martha said...

How clever -- and what a nice party. I'm book marking for I may need to "steal" the chocolate bible idea!

Barbara F. said...

Sophia looks like a sweet Angel -so beautiful! Best wishes to all of you. Your bibles are very cute. xo

Dorothy @ Crazy for Crust said...

So beautiful! Congratulations!

Victoria Mische said...

Sophia looks like an angel! I am so happy about her First Communion. And also, I love everything on top of your table especially the bible chocolate. I might try this idea though not on any communion event but when we are going to celebrate any incoming special occasion. Thanks for sharing this things.

Congrats Sophia!

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Jocelyn said...

what a sweet day for you! Those Bible chocolates are adorable!!! Congratulations again!!!

Celia M. said...

Sophia, congratulations on your most special day! You looked absolutely lovely!! and to have both sets of grandparents truly wonderful.

Trisha, you are so creative and I admire the way you take the ordinary and with simplicity add so much wow factor!!! .. Our God Daughter will be doing her First Communion next year and I have printed out the chocolate bible idea .... it's fabulous!!

Many blessings to you, Sophia and your family in the celebration of this milestone ...xo Hugs, C. (HHL)

Johanna said...

Hi Trisha,
how charming your daughter looks. May good always bless her. That all look like a beautiful celebration, relaxed and peaceful. I must save this great idea with the chocolate bibles. And your Ice cream desert looks fantaastic. Thank you for sharing those precious moments.
Best greetings, Johanna

Festive Party Girl - Angie said...

Congratulations to your daughter. My daughter made her First Communion last year. It was a very special day for our family. Funny, my grandma gave my daughter a rosary that my grandfather brought back from Italy while stationed there during WWII. She thinks it was blessed but she isn't 100% sure. I loved reading that your daughter got her rosary from the real Pope. lol

Lisa said...

What a special weekend - I always think little girls dressed for first communion look like angels on earth (and I think they are!).
Lisa

Diann said...

Those chocolate Bibles are so sweet. What a lovely tea.

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Hi Trish,
Your Sophia looks so pretty in her lovely dress and the Bible chocolates are very cute. Thank you for joining me for tea and have a wonderful week.

Blessings and hugs,
Sandi

Notes from the Homestead said...

oh how precious are those photos! What a neat idea for the chocolate bibles , they are so sweet! Looks like you all had a joyous day!

Lisa @ Sweet 2 Eat Baking said...

Aww, congratulations Sofia. She's such a beauty. Love that photo of her and the one with her family. She looks so incredibly happy! Love what you did with the cupcakes too! Pretty.

-Lisa.
Sweet 2 Eat Baking

Angela McRae said...

Congratulations to your sweet girl, and kudos to you for even managing to include inspirational touches in the sweets! Every Vacation Bible School teacher I know needs to see those chocolate Bibles!

Angie@Echoes of Laughter said...

Congrats to your daughter! She looks so pretty! Looks like you had a wonderful celebration for her!Angie xo

Kathy A Delightsome Life said...

Hello Trisha,
What a sweet post - your daughter looks so lovely - a very special time for the family - I just love the chocolate Bibles - I had to Pin it! I appreciate you sharing with A Return to Loveliness,
Kathy

cupsbykim said...

Those little candy bar bibles are adorable. Congratulations Sophia on your First Communion. God Bless You!

Linda said...

Your daughter is so precious. So nice that grandparents could share in this special celebration... you did such a sweet job on the little bibles. Thanks for sharing.
Are you still doing a blog Tea party?
I wanted to link up, if so.
Blessings, L

Sue said...

Congratulations to Sophia! She looks so pretty! How wonderful that all of her grandparents could be there for her:) I love your chocolate bibles!

 
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