Baby Update: Christmas Gender Reveal!

Baby Pizzazzerie
Baby Pizzazzerie
Courtney Whitmore

PAUSING the Party Ideas for a Pregnancy UPDATE! I can't believe I'm halfway through my pregnancy (21 weeks and due date still May 3rd)! Time for another update. We now have a GENDER! Yay! How Have I Been Feeling: Great! Now that I'm in my 2nd trimester, I'm feeling like a human again. I was very sick throughout my 1st trimester. I could barely even get out. Now, things are different! My husband … { Continue Reading }

Pink + Gold 2014 New Year’s Eve Party!

Pink + Gold New Year's Eve Party Details and Ideas!
Pink + Gold New Year's Eve Party Details and Ideas!
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We are over the moon for this Pink and Gold New Year's Eve Party with touches of my personal favorite - black and white stripes! Making Me Events teamed up with my friend Jen of Blush Printables for what is easily one of my favorite NYE Parties! From the gold 2014 balloons to the mini pink polka dot popcorn cups, we are smitten with the details. It's always the details that truly take a great … { Continue Reading }

How to Make Mini Christmas Wreath Pizzas!

How to make mini Christmas wreath pizzas!
How to make mini Christmas wreath pizzas!
How to make mini Christmas wreath pizzas!

If you have kids, this is a perfect idea for an easy Christmas-themed dinner that's easy and yummy! I've created these mini Christmas wreath pizzas and detailed the how-to and recipe below (using Pamela's Products Pizza Crust Mix). It's gluten-free and wheat-free so perfect when feeding a range of kids with different needs! Best part? It's delicious and my new favorite pizza dough! I love the … { Continue Reading }

Snowman Cake Push-Up Pops!

Snowman Cake Push-Up Pops!
Snowmen Cake Push-Up Pops
Snowmen Cake Push-Up Pops

Now that the weather is frosty and the holidays have arrived, it’s time for a cute and tasty snowman treat! Coconut looks like fluffy snow in these easy cake push-up pops that are a simply way to serve up dessert at your holiday party!  Let the kids practice their arts ‘n crafts and help decorate the push-up pops for a fun party activity. Get the instructions & details below! Visit … { Continue Reading }

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 … { Continue Reading }

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 … { Continue Reading }

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 … { Continue Reading }

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 … { Continue Reading }

{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 … { Continue Reading }

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 … { Continue Reading }