Girl Scout Poke Cake Cupcakes

Girl Scout Poke Cake Cupcakes
Girl Scout Poke Cake Cupcakes
Girl Scout Poke Cake Cupcakes

Hey Pizzazzerie readers!  It's Cara from One Swell Studio here! Were you a Girl Scout growing up?  I was!  My favorite part (other than earning badges & crafting) was definitely the cookies.  Not so much the selling of the cookies-- but definitely the eating of the cookies.  My childhood favorite was the Trefoils Shortbread.  Currently, I'm a Samoas-loving gal.  I'm pretty sure everyone has a … { read more }

Peanut Butter Toffee Cupcakes

Peanut Butter Toffee Cupcakes, the cupcakes taste just like the inside of a peanut butter cookie and the frosting is dynamite! Pizzazzerie.com
Peanut Butter Toffee Cupcakes, the cupcakes taste just like the inside of a peanut butter cookie and the frosting is dynamite! Pizzazzerie.com
Peanut Butter Toffee Cupcakes, the cupcakes taste just like the inside of a peanut butter cookie and the frosting is dynamite! Pizzazzerie.com

For everyone already off the boat for their New Year's resolutions, I present to you...peanut butter toffee cupcakes (hooray!!). These delicious cupcakes combine two of my absolute favorite flavors: peanut butter and toffee. My family is obsessed with toffee so I knew I wanted to incorporate it into a peanut butter cupcake topped with peanut butter frosting. Why? Because why not, that's why ;) … { read more }

The Happy List

Pizzazzerie's Candy Making For Kids Treats

{photo via my book Candy Making For Kids} A new year, a new idea! I'd love to share a few of my favorite finds from around the web that make me oh so happy! I am lucky to have a fabulous group of blogging friends who are always sharing ridiculously talented ideas for recipes, entertaining, parties, and more. I often share their cute ideas on my social media accounts {instagram, twitter, … { read more }

{Party Recipe} Shrimp Tostada Bites

Easy + Delicious Shrimp Tostada Bites, perfect for a party! Pizzazzerie.com
Make mini tortilla rounds!
Easy + Delicious Shrimp Tostada Bites, perfect for a party! Pizzazzerie.com

Happy January, y'all! I can't believe the holidays are over, but of course...around here, there's always a reason to celebrate! Whether it's a birthday, a baby shower, game night, or just a festive dinner with the family, I wanted to share my easy recipe for shrimp tostada bites! They're easy to make for a crowd, always the first to disappear at my parties, and quite colorful might I add! They're … { read more }

Gold Wishbone New Year’s Eve Favors

Gold New Year's Wishbone Favor Idea! Pizzazzerie.com
How to make a gold wishbone for New Year's!
Gold New Year's Wishbone Favor Idea! Pizzazzerie.com

I'll be taking the next couple of days off but before I go, I wanted to share one last idea! Looking for a simple favor or decor idea for your New Year's Eve party or just a sweet little favor for a neighbor or friend? Look no further! I love this easy and simple idea (from my Mom!) for a gold wishbone favor. You can give it as a little ornament, use as a napkin ring or place setting favor, or … { read more }

Pink Glam New Year’s Eve Party

Pink Glam New Year's Eve Party | Pizzazzerie.com
Pink Glam New Year's Eve Party | Pizzazzerie.com
Pink Glam New Year's Eve Party | Pizzazzerie.com

Only a couple more days left in 2014, make them great ones! Plan a little pink glam New Year's Eve's party full of fun confetti boxes, lots of bubbly, and a few sweet treats too! It’s really quite easy with a little preparation to host a fabulous party right at home for the big night. You can party all night while watching the ball drop and avoiding long lines – win/win! In full countdown style, … { read more }

Chic Gold New Year’s Eve Tablescape

Gold Place Cards for New Year's Eve Tablescape | Pizzazzerie.com
Gold and white new year's eve tablescape! Pizzazzerie.com
Gold and White New Year's Eve Party | Pizzazzerie.com

As you can tell (from these champagne cupcakes and this NYE party... oh and this one too) that I'm a weee bit obsessed with all things New Year's Eve over here. I mean really, it's the celebration of one year and the anticipation of all there is to look forward to in the next year - what's not to love? Plus, it's the perfect excuse to grab some friends and throw a dinner party! This gold New … { read more }

Free New Year’s Eve Print + Tags

Free New Year's Eve Champagne Flute Tags Printables | Pizzazzerie.com
New Year's Eve Art Print - Free! Pizzazzerie.com
Free NYE Art Print in Gold, Black, and White! Pizzazzerie.com

It's New Year's week, y'all! How? I mean truly, Stephanie and I were just talking about how we cannot even believe it's already time for NYE! This Wednesday, aah! Are you hosting a shindig or just looking for a cute ideas? Stephanie created these oh so fab printables for you to use! I just love how they turned out. So grab some bubbly and host a party. Then download + print these freebies. … { read more }

Black & White New Year’s Eve Party!

Black + White New Years Eve Party by Pizzazzerie.com
Black + White New Years Eve Party by Pizzazzerie.com
Black + White New Years Eve Party by Pizzazzerie.com

Hosting a NYE party? I'm so excited to share our black and white polka dot New Year's Eve party for lots of tablescape inspiration, with pops of style and tons of pizzazz! I'm just head over heels in love with this black and white New Year's Eve party! It's one of my personal new favorites with Kate Spade touches and bold black and white design. Rather than spend hours watching the ball … { read more }

New Year’s Eve Dessert: Bubbly Champagne Cupcakes

Bubbly Champagne Cupcakes for New Year's Eve! pizzazzerie.com
Bubbly Champagne Cupcakes for New Year's Eve! pizzazzerie.com
How to decorate champagne cupcakes for New Year's Eve! Pizzazzerie.com

Who is ready for New Year's Eve?! It's one of my favorite nights of the year. That's not because I go out and party all night (my 20-something self has long since changed over to stay-at-home dinner party nights with friends) but one thing hasn't changed, I love to celebrate with some bubbly! Pop that champagne, y'all! So, when I was thinking about sharing a festive New Year's Eve recipe with all … { read more }