The Happy List: Parisian Style

Balloons at the Eiffel Tower

It’s been a BIG week, friends! First, we got our brand new website LIVE! I hope you’re loving it as much as I am (see some of my fave features here). Next, I’m getting the final touches complete on the big office and prop room reveal! I can’t wait for y’all to get to see a little behind-the-scenes action. Lastly, I’m on a plane to Paris

9 Fabulously Chic Cake Stands Under $25

Cutest cake stands under $25

If there is one thing that I must incorporate into every party table, it’s a cake stand! They’re not just for cakes either. Everything looks better on a gorgeous cake stand! However, this addiction can get pricey so I rounded up 9 fabulously chic cake stands under $25. In fact, most of them are less than $20! For an item you can reuse party after party and year

Hooray! The New Pizzazzerie.com is live!

Recipes on Pizzazzerie.com

Hooray! I’m so excited! Why? Well, you didn’t know it but behind-the-scenes we haven’t just been knee deep in party ideas. We’ve been giving Pizzazzerie.com a full fledged total glam makeover. And a new modern and more “me” logo! I’m so excited and thrilled that it’s LIVE. Now you an see all the hard work that’s been put into each detail. We’re still working out

{Celebrate} Host a Family Reunion + Free Printables

Style a fabulous family celebration!

Summertime holds so many family memories of gathering with grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins while sharing family stories and enjoying favorite recipes. I spent so many summers in South Carolina where my grandparents taught me how to make the perfect peach cobbler, the tea was just a little sweeter, and you never saw a rocking chair empty! These family gatherings around the table were the perfect yearly

The Happy List

Birthday Cake Flags

Happy 4th of July, y’all! I hope you’re enjoying some red, white, and blue this weekend. I’ll be partaking in a delicious blueberry crumble (recipe coming Monday) and hopefully doing lots of relaxing! I’m headed to Paris next week so I’m sure there is some packing in my future too! Any Paris favorites? Leave me a comment below! I recently polled our Facebook fans about

Boy or Girl? Blue + Pink Gender Reveal Party

Host a gender reveal party! Tips from the pros!

We’re talking about one of my favorite things today: GENDER REVEALS! My husband and I chose to find out on Christmas morning (it was wrapped up under the tree, you can watch the video here). It’s such a fabulous way to have friends and family involved in the announcement too. Instead of traditionally discovering the gender in the ultrasound, parents-to-be are having it secretly written

6 Cute & Delish 4th of July Desserts

4th of July Star Pie

All about that blue, bout that blue…no treble! Ok, so despite the fact that I sang that during the entire creation of this delicious list, it’s all about that RED, WHITE, + BLUE today! I’m super excited to celebrate all things Americana this weekend, including a few sweet treats. Last year, little Blakely was just a few months old so we didn’t partake in the

Chocolate Malt Cupcakes + Cupcakery Book

cute summer cupcakes

You know I love sweets – especially adorable party-ready cupcakes! So when I heard about the new Cupcakery book by Toni Miller (the blogger behind Make Bake Celebrate), I knew I had to share it with all of you. The photography alone is just swoon-worthy, and this book is jam packed with fun ideas for party cupcakes for the whole calendar year! You might even

Chocolate Chip Cookie Parfaits & Cupcakes

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If you follow me over on Instagram, then you might have noticed this little #ThrowbackThursday post featuring a 2 year old version of yours truly enjoying one of my favorite things in all the world – a chocolate chip cookie! They’re so nostalgic for me as I remember baking up chocolate chip cookies in my grandmother’s kitchen every chance we got! I think of her

July 4th Recipe: Cast Iron Apple Pie

Set a perfect patriotic party table for July 4th!

With July 4th around the corner (I know, how is already time for July 4th!?), I wanted to share a little party table inspiration and of course, a recipe perfect for your celebration – cast iron apple pie! We’ve made this apple pie a few times now, and it truly is amazing. I will never buy a store-bought apple pie again. This recipe is really so

Tropical Girl’s Game Night Party {Free Printable}

Party like a PINEAPPLE! Girl's Game Night, tropical style, with free printable too! Pizzazzerie.com

Ready to party like a pineapple? I recently hosted a Tropical Girl’s Game Night Party for a few friends, and we had an absolute blast sipping on pineapple coolers and enjoying snacks. Ready for the details? I have always loved pineapples (symbol of hospitality!) and knew I had to incorporate them into a party this summer. They make fabulous vases to add pops of pink with