Cinco de Mayo Recipe: Peach Fuzzy Navel Margarita

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Peach Fuzzy Navel Margarita, delicious twist on the classic for Cinco de Mayo | Pizzazzerie.com
Peach Fuzzy Navel Margarita, delicious twist on the classic for Cinco de Mayo | Pizzazzerie.com

Last year, Cinco de Mayo was spent with a lot of newborn rocking and zero margarita sipping. This year, however, I’m fully partaking in some fiesta festivities! I’ll be sipping on a Seagram's Escapes inspired Peach Fuzzy Navel Margarita, to be exact! I’m excited to share a little Cinco de Mayo setup and delicious (and easy) recipe with y’all today. I hope you’re inspired to enjoy the day and … { read more }

14 of My Favorite Cinco de Mayo Recipes!

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BEST Cinco de Mayo Recipes, get your Fiesta on!

Get your fiesta on because Cinco de Mayo is in TWO days! I don't know about y'all, but that sucker snuck up on me! It's actually one of my favorite days to celebrate because - hello - Mexican food is my all-time favorite and the weather is just warm enough to enjoy but not a billion degrees yet. This year, I'll be enjoying a backyard patio party with friends and tacos. Lots of tacos. I'm … { read more }

Strawberry Basil Juleps for the Kentucky Derby!

Strawberry Basil Juleps for the Kentucky Derby! Pizzazzerie.com
Strawberry Basil Juleps for the Kentucky Derby! Pizzazzerie.com
Strawberry Basil Juleps for the Kentucky Derby! Pizzazzerie.com

Try this Strawberry Basil Julep for the Kentucky Derby! If there is one thing synonymous with the Kentucky Derby, it’s the classic mint julep and donning over-the-top big hats. This year, I’ll be hosting a little mint julep party while watching the races. I really want to serve a signature mint julep with a bit of a “twist”. I’m excited to share the recipe with all of you! I highly recommend … { read more }

Style a Mint Julep Bar for the Kentucky Derby

Style a Mint Julep Bar for the Kentucky Derby!
Style a Mint Julep Bar for the Kentucky Derby!
Style a Mint Julep Bar for the Kentucky Derby!

The races are just two days away! Are you hosting a viewing party? It’s time to gear up for the Kentucky Derby horse race with a little celebration. The most iconic association with the famous race is none other than the mint julep. The Derby’s signature cocktail is a delicious blend of simple syrup, bourbon, and fresh mint. To mark the occasion, I’ve styled up a mint julep bar (tea car style) to … { read more }

8 Sweet Mother’s Day Recipes!

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8 Delicious Mother's Day Recipes for Mom!

Mother's Day is right around the corner! A day devoted ALL to Moms, my kind of day! I'll be celebrating my 2nd Mother's Day (yay) and these 8 recipes are a delicious way to celebrate Mom. So instead of wandering around the picked-over card aisle, make her something delicious! Hint hint hubs, that strawberry cake? Calling my name! So grab that apron and make Mom a little something sweet! View … { read more }

Blakely’s Pink & White Garden 1st Birthday Party

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Blakely's Pink and White Garden 1st Birthday Party, Pizzazzerie.com
Blakely's Pink and White Garden 1st Birthday Party, Pizzazzerie.com

My baby turned ONE! I cannot count the number of children's parties I have featured and shared with you over the last five+ years here on Pizzazzerie and TODAY, I get to share my own little girl's 1st birthday party. I'm so tickled...pink! Keeping in theme with her pink and white nursery (and my pink and white baby shower) -- I'm just not quite ready to give up that baby pink color yet! -- I chose … { read more }

Host a Spring Dinner Party in Style!

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Host a Fabulous Spring Dinner Party! Pizzazzerie.com

Guess what? I'm a contributor for Parade Magazine! Yep, their food section (Community Table) is a fabulous resource for recipes and yours truly is a contributor! I realized that I hadn't announced that little tidbit here on the blog (ack!) so consider this the formal hooray! It's such an honor to create content and share fabulous ideas across the web in the food and entertaining arena. Like how to … { read more }

Free Printable Mother’s Day Card

Free printable Mother's Day card that your kids can color on! Pizzazzerie.com
Free printable Mother's Day card that your kids can color on! Pizzazzerie.com
Free printable Mother's Day card that your kids can color on! Pizzazzerie.com

Hey there, Pizzazzerie readers!  It's Cara from One Swell Studio here! Growing up, I remember making cards for anybody & everybody who would take them.  I loved plopping down on our living room floor, dumping out all of my crayons, and going to town scribbling to my heart's content. I was so incredibly excited when my boys got to the age when they enjoyed coloring (instead of eating the … { read more }

“Peach & Mint” Spring Brunch Party

Peach Mimosa Recipe
Peach Mimosas
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I’m sharing my spring brunch with Target Home as part of a campaign for Socialstars #TargetCrowd!  If you've been a long-time Pizzazzerie reader, then you know I'm a huge COLOR lover. A gorgeous color palette is always my favorite inspiration for a tablescape design. So when I was deciding on a "look" for a spring brunch party, I instantly fell in love with the soft peach and mint pretties at … { read more }

{Party Feature} Little Boy’s Bow Tie Birthday Picnic

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Bow Tie Birthday Party Details
Bow Tie Birthday Party Details

If there is anything cuter than a little boy in a bow tie, please...I must know! I just love sharing real party features here on Pizzazzerie because I am so impressed by the creativeness and detail of these sweet parties. We are in 1st birthday heaven here lately because my own little Blakely celebrated her 1st last weekend (working on that post..stay tuned) but first, let's dive into this … { read more }