Book Love // Smart Cookie by Christi Farr Johnstone

Smart Cookie Book

Get excited because over the next few weeks, I’m going to be gushing all about some of my crazy talented friends who have written new books! Starting with the sugar queen Christi of Love From the Oven (if you aren’t a follower, well your sweet tooth highly suggests you become one STAT). She just published her first book Smart Cookie and it is so insanely

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Yummy Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Pie Recipe! Pizzazzerie.com

Pumpkin pie just go even better, y’all! So, I know that internet-land goes looloo over pumpkin starting…oh…as soon as they possibly can, and I didn’t want to bombard you with pumpkin recipes at the start of September but I totally can’t hold them in any longer. Frankly, pumpkin is one of my favorite flavors so I just can’t help it. Not sorry! Smells and flavors

{Party Feature} Pink Preppy Pony Party

Horseshoe Pink Macarons!

Yee-Haw Y’all! We’re thrilled to have our friend Jenny from Bloom Designs on the blog today! Her parties are some of our absolute favorites, especially this adorable preppy pony party! Jenny shared lots of party details with us…take it away, Jenny! I am so excited to share this preppy pony party that I styled for the most adorable brother and sister. The birthday girl and

Carnival-Style “Oven Fried” Candy Bar Bites

You can make fried candy bars into bites in your oven!

As summer comes to a close, guess what season picks up? County fair season! Growing up, the county fair was one of my favorite times of year. The rides were great and the games were fun. But, it was the county fair FOOD that truly kept me going back year after year. What could beat funnel cakes, corn dogs, and of course – fried candy bars?

How to Make “Less Mess S’Mores”!

Similar to "walking tacos", try these walking smores!

Hi Pizzazzerie readers! Cara here from One Swell Studio!  I can feel it.  The air is getting cooler, the leaves are beginning to fall, & Starbucks has officially started serving their beloved Pumpkin Spice Latte.  Autumn is so close to being here!  I don’t know about you, but I don’t think there’s a more perfect season for bonfires.  Just the thought of a bonfire makes

Orange & White Kids’ Crab Bash Party

Super cute orange kids' crab bash party!

While parents will certainly miss the carefree days of summer, it’s the kids that truly have to say “goodbye” to head back to school! Before the calendar becomes full of homework, sporting events, and afterschool activities, gather together your kids and friends for an “End of Summer Party” featuring all things “summery”! I chose a vibrant color – orange – for my End of Summer

Hooray for Labor Day: Chips & Dip Style

Happy Labor Day: Throw a Party, Chips + Dip Ideas! #tostitoslaborday

Labor Day weekend is here! It’s the last hurrah of summer and the start of the new school year as we slide into fall. My suggestion? No ‘labor’ing at all. Instead, grab your neighbors, friends, and family for a Labor Day party: chips and dip style! I’m sharing a few inspiration party images to get those juices flowing for your own “Hooray for Labor Day” party!

“Tickled Pink” Last-Minute Teacher Gift Idea!

I'm "Tickled Pink" That You're My Teacher | Free Printable | Pizzazzerie.com

Looking for a last-minute teacher gift idea? Look no further! I love the phrase “tickled pink” and happen to think it’s oh so fitting for a teacher gift! Hop over to my full blog post on Homes.com to see my full blog post where you can download the free printable gift tag too! Then head to the store to grab lots of cute pink goodies

Recipe: Cute + Tasty Banana Split Bites

Cute + Tasty Banana Split Bites Recipe

Calling all my busy Moms (I totally feel you having just joined the ranks)! I know how wild and crazy it can be, especially when kids are gearing up for back-to-school and schedules are crazy. Sometimes, you just need to indulge in a little treat that won’t ruin the diet. These banana split bites are low in calories, sugar, and carbs – so you can indulge

Apple Pie Themed Dessert Party!

Host an Apple Pie Themed Party, lots of tips and tricks!

I’ve partnered with Sam’s Club and Collective Bias for this party! Read on for lots of apple-loving fall party inspiration! All opinions are mine alone.#CollectiveBias #TrySamsClub I‘m super excited that fall is right around the corner! I can already smell all the caramel, pumpkin, and APPLE flavors in the air. My family and friends are all huge apple lovers. Apple pie. Apple crisp. Apple turnovers.

DIY Lemon Syrup + Free Printable Gift Tags

DIY Lemon Syrup Recipe | Free Printable Gift Tag Included!

When life gives you lemons…make lemon syrup! Looking for a cute hostess gift or favor idea? I’m super obsessed with this DIY lemon syrup lately. It’s easy to make and I’ve included a free printable gift tag so you can pretty yours up and give to a friend! I love this lemon syrup over ice cream and drizzled on a fruit parfait. Another fave? A splash

“Sweet as Can BEE” Baby Shower

Sweet as can BEE Baby Shower!

I recently had the pleasure of styling a darling “Sweet as Can BEE” baby shower + website product shots for the darling Kate Aspen! If you haven’t heard of Kate Aspen, then you definitely want to bookmark this fabulous resource for favors and party gifts (for lots of occasions!). The baby shower items are too cute and the “bee” theme is my favorite! It’s perfect