The moment you’ve been waiting for is here… finally moving out of your shoebox dorm room. Finally getting out of those… let’s say interesting communal showers. You survived freshman year and you’re moving into your sorority house aka what you’ve been looking forward to since you got your bid card. It will probably be the best year of your life and come May, you’ll be begging to stay another year. To help make your year in the house awesome, we at Epting Events have compiled our favorite tips for decorating your new home away from home!
The first blog in the PROJECTGREEK blog series is all about Bid Day. Bid Day is an integral part of Greek life in most Southern college towns. With members in the midst of planning recruitment, the Epting team wanted to share our secret formula – “hacks” so to speak – to Bid Day so that planning such a grand event goes even more smoothly. Enjoy y’all!
I am constantly looking for new DIY ideas that are affordable and can make my college home-away-from-home feel festive for the spring season! Mason jars are perfect for decorating—they are a Southern staple. I began searching for decorating tips that used these easy accents and was delighted to find ombré mason jars!
We love discovering new local gems and we have a new obsession—Mama Bird’s granola! This organic, naturally gluten free, locally produced granola is deliciously healthy. It does not contain any preservatives, dairy, or GMO ingredients, and it is completely unprocessed. How can something so nutritious still make your mouth water?
Imagine getting ready to walk down the aisle—it is sweet summertime in the south and all of your family and friends have gathered to watch you say “I do” in a beautiful outdoor space with every type of flower blooming around you. Sound like a fairytale wedding to you? Silverthorn Farm is our spotlight venue for April and might just be perfect for your wedding or other outdoor event!
Being four months into 2015, New Years resolutions probably seem like a thing of the past. You may have decided life without diets is more fun and flavorful, and that working out is not as fun as stopping by Sanford Stadium for the Spring G-Day game. No worries, we are here to provide you with the perfect recipe to show you that eating healthy can be quick, easy and delicious.
My sweet tooth is debilitating. Seriously. When I was five years old, I even asked my mom to point out which tooth was my sweet tooth in my mouth. This obsession has made me think I was brought to The Classic City for one reason – to try every restaurant, bakery, and eatery in Athens. You think this would be a simple task to complete in four years, but this small town is packed with some of the best places to eat, making it difficult to cross every place off my list but I’ve got a year and a half left and plan on making the most of it!
Have you ever been in a situation where you’ve been invited to a holiday party, housewarming event, or a much-needed girl’s night out and you wanted to bring a special gift to the host or hostess “just because?” We’ve all been there, right? So last year, I began stocking a pantry full of items that I could throw together with beautiful wrapping and an eye-catching ribbon – just to show my appreciation for having such wonderful friends.
The birthplace for some of Athens’ most notable bands, the Georgia Theatre is a unique venue that celebrates what makes Athens, Georgia so great. It has introduced the music industry to some of the most legendary bands, such as the B-52’s and REM. Conveniently located in the heart of Athens, the Georgia Theatre is just a walk away from some of the most unique restaurants, fashionable shops, and quality hotels. [Read more…]