Hot Chocolate Truffles #lastminutegift »

These little hot chocolate truffle spoons come together in 5 minutes! And they're a fun gift to pass out! You could even give them with some Susty Party cups! Boom! Hot chocolate kit!     Hot Chocolate TrufflesRecipe adapted from Hungry Girl Por Vida Ingredients: 4 oz. heavy cream 8 oz. semi sweet chocolate chunks or chips Directions: Place the chopped chocolate in a medium bowl. Meanwhile, heat the cream in a saucepan until just before it boils. There will be small bubbles around the edge. Remove from heat and pour over chocolate. Allow to sit for 3 minutes. Whisk until... »

Pass out cookies with Susty style! »

I hope you're stocked up on a rainbow of our plates for passing out some holiday goodness! These plates make packaging a breeze! One of my favorite cookie recipes is this oatmeal one from Betty Crocker! I like to make them super tiny and sandwich them with Nutella and sea salt! They also make pretty dreamy ice cream sandwiches. »

Gluten Free Baked Black Rice Bites »

  These Gluten Free Baked Black Rice Bites are perfect for a quick lunch! They're savory and awesome. I find it hard to find savory snacks, and this one is just that! Find the recipe over on The Healthy Apple! »

EVENT // SUSTY STRAW WREATH WORKSHOP »

Another week, another Susty straw wreath workshop! Check out these cute pics from our festive holiday event at Whole Foods Market Woburn. If you're itching to make your own Susty straw wreath just in time for Christmas, head over to our epic DIY post by Ryan Harrison of Whole Foods Market Greensboro. Can you tell we love Whole Foods? »

EVENT // Conscious Holiday Parties »

We sponsored a conscious holiday party last week for Cultures of Love and Eva Shaw Designs. Cultures of Love is an awesome ecommerce boutique that sells products that: support charities, are made in the USA, are cruelty free, eco-friendly, and support women empowerment. Eva Shaw Designs is a New York City-based globally conscious jewelry designer. As you can tell, our party crowns, straws, and tattoos were quite the hit! We also sponsored the New York Social Good Holiday Party for Be Social Change. The event brought together hundreds of New Yorkers fighting the good fight! Check out the other amazing organizations that were... »

End of the Year Sale »

Shop the End of the Year Sale to get in on some party-time goodness for next year! Make a resolution to be the most responsible partier! »

Red & Green »

Bay Leaf Wreath // a gift that keeps on giving! It will naturally dry and you can use the bay leaves in soup and such! Ban.do Mini Heart // I wear my Ban.do heart always! It brightens up any and every outfit. Susty Straws // Sip with style! Seahorse Baggu Bag // Bring your own grocery bag to avoid waste! »

Gingerbread Men »

I used to think gingerbread cookies were overrated. I was so wrong! You see, I thought this until I tried the recipe from the Hummingbird Bakery Cookbook. They are perfectly spiced and super soft. Now I make gingerbread every year! Sometimes penguins, sometimes to sandwich s'mores, and sometimes super-smiley fellas. I think these cookies look especially festive on our Susty plates! All the shades of green please! So give these a shot! Let me know what you think! Gingerbread Men {makes about 24}Recipe from The Hummingbird Bakery Cookbook Ingredients: cookies - 3 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 t baking soda 2 t ground... »

Have a sparkly holiday! »

  Get starry this holiday! With healthy treats, fun food toppers, straw toppers, and repurposed paper bag garlands. Cinnamon Hazelnut Cookies via The Secret Squirrel Wishing Star Food Toppers via Anthropologie Star Susty Straw Toppers via Etsy Straw Garland via Etsy »

DIY // Gold Straw Ornament »

Check out this cool straw ornament DIY over on Etsy! You could even leave it un-painted if you used our awesome red and white striped straws!  »