It’s almost the weekend – and it’s a long one this time. Yes, the unofficial start to summer is finally here with Memorial Day! So, to get you through those last few hours until you’re free to run to the beach, barbecue with your friends, and drink a lot of rosé, we’ve brought you our favorite posts from the blogosphere to inspire your Memorial Day celebrations.
Grand Canyon Weekend Getaway
For those of you that use long weekends to explore, this post is for you. Because mastering the 72 hour trip is something we all are trying to accomplish, and seeing the amazing parts of the United States is so worth the trek, we loved World of Wanderlust’s amazing photos from the Grand Canyon.
A Delicious Berry Dessert
Hosting over Memorial Day weekend? This might just be the perfect desert for you to serve. When we think of raspberries, we immediately think of summer. This Raspberry Trifle Recipe we found on Camille Styles is just the right mixture of sweet and tart flavors in easy to grab cups your guests will love.
All White Everything
It’s finally time to take out your white pants and start wearing them again. With Memorial Day comes the barrage of white clothing, which is why we loved Refinery29’s post about how to pull off that all white outfit.
A Non-Barbecue Memorial Day Party
We love the traditional bbq – don’t get us wrong – but we also all about mixing it up a little bit. Apartment 34’s chic and sophisticated twist on the typical Memorial Day table got us so excited for dining outside – we just had to share.
A Decked Out Outdoor Kitchen
Why stop at just a simple stand-alone grill? These outdoor kitchens take cooking and eating on your deck or rooftop one step further. Browse Houzz’s outdoor kitchen styles and you will be inspired to spice up your outdoor cooking area for all the summer fun.
Images|| (1) World of Wanderlust | (2) Chelsea Fullerton via Camille Styles | (3) Jacqueline Harriet via Refinery29 | (4) To Wander & Seek photography via Apartment 34 | (5) Terra Firma Design via Houzz