New Year’s Eve sort of sneaks up on us, doesn’t it? We’re up to our necks in Christmas and by the time it’s over, there are only a handful of days left to prep for one of my favorite celebrations of the year! NEW YEAR’S EVE! These tips and ideas won’t take forever to recreate, and they’re my favorite ideas for jazzing up your New Year’s Eve party!
While I’m usually at no loss for a fabulous holiday dessert, appetizers can be a bit trickier. I always like to serve something a bit heartier than a veggie tray which is why I love these coconut shrimp lettuce wraps! They’re topped with diced peppers for a festive touch of red and green! Plus, they’re “mini” for easy pick-up and eating. You’ll find me quick little
Hi friends! Can you believe Christmas is NEXT week?! Our house is still on the market so I’m a bit out of sorts with getting all the things ready for Christmas this year. I can’t wait to surprise Blakely with fun Christmas toys under the tree this year, she’s going to be so excited! Also on the list to get done this week? Another batch of
Friends! Y’all are in for a treat today as I’m sharing a gorgeous Nutcracker Ballet Inspired Party submitted by Cristina of Via Blossom! From the darling place settings to the matching cookies and cupcakes, no detail was left out! The shimmering gold treats and coordinating table details created a celebration these sweet little girls will remember forever! Cristina is just the sweetest and oh so
Only a couple of weeks left to pick up the perfect gifts, y’all! Can you believe we’re already headed into the middle of December? It’s crazy. So let’s just embrace the wildness and take a look at my top picks for the fabulous gals in your life, shall we? I’m talking best friends, Moms, Aunts, and every other galpal in between! All of these items
Making Oyster Christmas Trees As a little itty bitty Pizzazzerie, I grew up in Charleston, SC where my Mom would often take me and my big brother to the beach to “collect treasures” like oyster shells for craft projects. One of these craft projects was a Christmas Oyster Tree and today we’re sharing this simple yet elegant coastal holiday decoration with you! It’s really easy
One of my favorite holiday traditions is snuggling up in bed with a cup of hot cocoa or coffee to watch my favorite holiday movies! Now that I have a daughter, I’m so excited to share this tradition with her this year. Add in some apple cinnamon pancakes and It’s A Wonderful Life, and we will be one happy family! Gifting to the “person who
Today’s post has a bit of a uniting theme, chocolate! As many of you know, I’m an ambassador for Lindt Chocolate (sweetest job ever, literally), and I designed up a chocolate Christmas tablescape and a few other holiday decorating ideas with sweet chocolate just for you! Tis the season, right? So grab some truffles and set the table in style. Trust me, your family will
Happy FRIYAY! If you’re looking to spice your hot chocolate for a pre-girl’s night out festivity or other holiday occasion, set up a boozy hot cocoa bar! You can absolutely serve this up sans alcohol and use flavored syrups instead, if you prefer. However, I like a little splash of spirits in my hot cocoa so I’m excited to share my setup with you today!
Did you catch the Mad About Plaid and Holiday Carol Karaoke themes I shared over the last couple of weeks? I’m back with the last of the trio that I designed for Chex™! Teaming up with Allie & George from the Cooking Channel and Ali of Gimme Some Oven, we designed this festive Mistletoe and Margaritas occasion to inspire you to invite your friends and family over and entertain
HOORAY! I’ve been sneaking pics of this tablescape over on Instagram because I’ve been SO excited to share it with y’all and today’s the day! I have a strong affinity for all things monogrammed and vivid holiday hues so it was a delight to dream up this pink and red monogram Christmas tablescape! Not just any old monogram though, a vintage monogram from 1870! Read
Are we all enjoying our spandex waistbands, friends? Did we all indulge in perhaps 15 pieces of pie? Only me? ;) No matter how many times you went back for “seconds”, we all end up with a few containers of Thanksgiving leftovers. It’s inevitable. If you’re like me, you’re looking to lighten it up post-turkey day in order to get ready for all those holiday