Edible Peppermint Cookie Spoons!

How to Make Edible Cookie Spoons with Peppermint Frosting!
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  Happy Holidays, ya'll! I'm excited to share a cute and easy holiday dessert recipe with you that is perfect for all those holiday gatherings! This is a perfect year-round treat too (add sprinkles for birthdays)! These truly are so easy! For all my savory lovers, try making these with pie crust or puff pastry then topping with herb cheese. Yum! Serve them up on a tray or cake stand as the … { read more }

Elegant Sugared Pastry Stars & Chocolate Mousse Dessert!

Sugared Pastry Stars + Chocolate Mousse!
Sugared Pastry Stars + Chocolate Mousse!
Sugared Pastry Stars + Chocolate Mousse!

With the holidays upon us, we're all full of candies and Christmas cookies, right? For my next project for Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry (see all my previous ones here), I put my focus on dreaming up an elegant, fancier dessert that doesn't take hours to make but will WOW your guests. I love these sugared pastry stars and easy chocolate mousse served in mini martinis with tasting spoons! It's ready … { read more }

Best of the Best: Sweet Recipes of 2013!

Red Velvet Fudge Pie

I'm excited to recap my favorite dessert recipes of 2013! We have the fave recipes from Pizzazzerie.com from the past year but also a few of my personal faves from blogs around the web! Click through and find a new one to try for your friends + family! They're all OH so delish! You might see a lot of red velvet recipes because this red velvet oreo truffle brownie bar recipe was our #1 post for the … { read more }

12 Christmas Treats & Party Ideas!

Free Holiday Printables
Reindeer Pops for Christmas! EASY!
A holiday themed baking party!

With so many fabulous Christmas ideas for parties + treats out there, I wanted to do a little round-up of some of my favorites from this year and last! Just scroll through (they're in no particular order) and click away to get inspired to create something magical this holiday season... The best English Toffee with sea salt! {RECIPE HERE} Create a peppermint cupcake stand to display your fave … { read more }

{Giveaway} Win an Emily Ley Simplified Planner!

Emily Ley Planner
Win an Emily Ley Simplified Planner!
Win an Emily Ley Simplified Planner!

If you've heard the buzz about the Emily Ley Simplified Banner, then let me tell you - there is a reason! It is out-of-this-world amazing for the busy gal! So amazing, in fact, that they are SOLD OUT. Don't fret, you can WIN a reserved giveaway copy right here so enter below. If you're not our lucky winner (to be announced Monday, December 9th) then keep watch on Emily's instagram & newsletter … { read more }

Meant To Be Sent Shop Giveaway!

A fabulous holiday paper giveaway!
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A fabulous holiday paper giveaway!

UPDATE: Giveaway now closed. To save 20%, use code PIZZAZZERIE - good through 12/15/13! Congratulations to our winners! Happy Holidays! I'm so thrilled to share a giveaway with you from Meant To Be Sent! Tis the season for winning some fabulously chic paper products and looking for gifts? Hop on over and get shopping (how cute are these happy arrow cards?). We're so excited to give away 2 … { read more }

Silhouette’s Black Friday Deals (with code PIZZAZZERIE)

SILHOUETTE Black Friday Deals!!!

Finally! The time has arrived for Silhouette's BIGGEST Sale of the Year! If you have wanted a Silhouette machine, now is the time to get it for the best price! They are letting me share the Black Friday deals a day early (woohoo) so hurry over before they sell out! Click HERE to see all the deals and use code PIZZAZZERIE for the discount! Congratulations to the winner of our Cameo Giveaway: … { read more }

Candy Cane Oreo Cookie Balls Recipe!

EASY Oreo Cookie Balls topped with crushed peppermint!
EASY Oreo Cookie Balls topped with crushed peppermint!
Candy Cane Oreo Cookie Balls!

Are you ready for one of the most deliciously addictive recipes ever this holiday season? These Oreo Cookie Balls are my husband's favorite. He likes them so much that I had to be sure to make them when he wasn't around or there wouldn't be any left to photograph! They're THAT good! And oh so versatile. I dipped mine in white chocolate and sprinkled with crushed candy canes but you could also roll … { read more }

Holiday Recipe: Red Velvet Walnut Truffles

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Red Velvet Walnut Truffle Recipe - EASY
Red Velvet Walnut Truffle Recipe - EASY

So if you've been a reader of Pizzazzerie for a long time, then you know I'm a total red-velvet lover! From red velvet truffle bars, red velvet fudge pie, and red velvet truffle cake! So with the holiday season upon us, it was only natural to bring back my love for red velvet with a delicious bite-size candy that is perfect for packaging for gifts or serving up on a tray for family and friends. … { read more }

“Fabulously Festive” Design Contest!

Fabulously Festive Holiday Design Contest
Fabulously Festive Holiday Design Contest
Fabulously Festive Design Contest

I'm super excited to announce that I am the judge for the Homes.com "Fabulously Festive" Design Contest! All you have to do to enter is to create your own holiday themed space (over on Olioboard) for a chance to win one of three prizes! The third place winner will receive $250, second place will win $500, and first place will win a grand prize of $1,000 – to help celebrate and create memories with … { read more }