{Giveaway} $500 Cash & Items For Your Best Summer Yet!

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Enter to win $500 cash & items for your best summer ever!

Hi, Y'all! I know, Monday is back around again! Let's add a little PIZZAZZ to your Monday by getting you entered to win $500 cash (hello summer of manis & pedis) and ALL the items you see above! Talk about your BEST SUMMER YET. I've teamed up with some of my favorite bloggers to bring this exciting giveaway to you. Just enter to win below! YOU COULD WIN... $500 CASH! 2015 Day Designer by … { read more }

“Oh So Delicious” Strawberry Shortcake Bites

Mini Strawberry Shortcake Bites! Easy and addictively delicious!!
Mini Strawberry Shortcake Bites! Easy and addictively delicious!!
Mini Strawberry Shortcake Bites! Easy and addictively delicious!!

This recipe is one of my family favorites! It's absolutely addictive so just a warning there! It's perfect for topping with fresh fruit, ice cream, whipped topping, etc for a refreshing little dessert. My brother and his wife are coming down to meet Blakely in a couple of weeks and these are on the menu! They're SO good. I kind of can't believe I haven't already shared this recipe with you … { read more }

Date Night In & Lay’s Kettle Cooked Giveaway!

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Date Night with Hubs! #LaysKettleCooked
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Hi, Y’all! I’m sure as many of you know, I had a baby just 6 weeks ago. AAH I can’t even believe it has already been 6 weeks. Needless to say, the past month and a half has been filled with total chaos from diaper runs to all-nighters and everything in between. One thing my husband and I have not had time for is date night so we’ve gotten a little creative by enjoying some “at home date nights” … { read more }

15 Recipes for the Perfect Girl’s Night In!

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The Perfect Recipe Collection for a Girl's Night In!

GIRL'S NIGHT! I want to scream it from the rooftops because now that even two-seconds to myself is a total commodity, a GIRL'S NIGHT is just as exciting as Christmas! I'm so ecstatic to be planning a fun girl's night in for some chit-chat, mom advice, and of course - enjoying some delicious sips and snacks. You might have seen me write about Foodie.com before but that is the easiest place to house … { read more }

Strawberry Poppyseed Spinach Salad

Strawberry Poppyseed Spinach Salad with the most AMAZING Raspberry Orange dressing!
Strawberry Poppyseed Spinach Salad with the most AMAZING Raspberry Orange dressing!

After all the desserts and a holiday weekend of indulging, let's get back on the boat with a delicious salad recipe, shall we? Don't worry, a killer dessert is coming your way this week. Meanwhile, what I love about this salad is how gosh darn PRETTY it is. Yes, a salad. Pretty! Which of course makes it perfect for entertaining. I used small glass dessert bowls for the salads and served them up … { read more }

Delicious Mini Ice Cream Pies

Mini Ice Cream Pies - SO EASY
Mini Ice Cream Pies - SO EASY
Mini Ice Cream Pies - SO EASY

Now that the warmer weather has arrived, it’s time to share a simple yet cute dessert that you can create for parties, special occasions, or just a delicious dessert for friends and family! These mini pies are made with Blue Bunny’s Bunny Tracks Ice Cream and loaded with tasty flavors like chocolate and peanuts! I love how easy these are to make and how tasty they are! Everyone loves an … { read more }

6 Week Baby Update + Blog News!

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6 Weeks. What? Can't be. I was totally just telling the lady at hospital registration that I was "for sure not going into labor and she would see me walk out in 2 seconds as soon as they confirmed it was a false alarm". Yep, Blakely is 6 weeks! I wanted to give a little update on how she's doing, how I'm doing, and some blog news. Let's start with the news. When I started Pizzazzerie.com I was … { read more }

Party Planning for Outdoor Summer Parties!

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Guess what, y'all!? I'm finally back to work after having #BabyPizzazzerie. Let me say that while I totally loved these 6 weeks, my creative self has been itching to get back to party planning. Pier 1 asked me to collaborate on an Outdoor Summer Party so of course - I jumped up and down and said YES! I'm thrilled to share my initial thoughts for the outdoor party with you - AND the awesome … { read more }

How to Make Easy + Colorful Melon Skewers!

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Melon skewers: Simple and Cute!

I'm declaring this the summer of skewers, y'all! Whether you toss them in a drink (a la drink stirrer) or simply serve them up as bite-size treats, skewers are just oh so fun. You can even embellish them like I did with ribbon here. Any excuse to visit the ribbon aisle in the craft store is a GO for me. Right? Right. So be on the lookout for lots of sweet and savory skewer ideas from yours truly … { read more }

Red, White & Blue Memorial Day Party Ideas!

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Red, White & Blue Memorial Day Tablescape

It's RED, WHITE, & BLUE season y'all! I love entertaining in patriotic colors from Memorial Day all the way to the 4th of July. It's fabulously festive and perfect for summer. What entertaining shouldn't be is stressful! I'm sharing my top 5 ways to entertain - effortlessly - this Memorial Day weekend! Enjoy the weather, family, friends, and freedom! See my ideas over on … { read more }