“Sweet as Pie” 1st Birthday Party

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Pies are no doubt here to stay as a new popular treat for parties. This "SWEET AS PIE" first birthday party for little Emerie one of the sweetest we have featured! Submitted by Emerie's mom Amy Gaerthofner of Ardent Photo, we instantly fell in love with the soft pink hues and sweet as pie theme. Little Emerie was born on "Pi Day" (3.14) so this was a clever little twist to that day. Sweet mini pie … { read more }

{DIY} Lavender Easter Brunch

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Lavender Easter Brunch Lavender is such a soft pastel color and wonderfully Easter!  This Easter table is all shades of lavender and so fantasticallly elegant! The centerpiece was made using rye grass and lavender cupcakes.  Just take small purple tulips, wrap a little aluminum foil on the bottom of the stem and push into the cupcakes. Simple + elegant! We tapped the talents of one of our … { read more }

Top 6 Spring Cocktail Recipes

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Spring is HERE! Time for backyard dinner parties, barbecues, and outdoor cocktails. We've rounded up 5 fresh + delicious Spring Cocktails perfect for your get-together. Try them out and let us know which one is your favorite! 1. Tropical Blue Margarita 1 1/2 oz  Tequila 1 o zBlue Curacao liqueur 1 oz lime juice coarse salt Rub rim of cocktail glass with lime juice. Dip rim in coarse salt. … { read more }

Orange “Cutie” Themed Baby Shower

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You are in for a TREAT today with this Cutie Baby Shower designed by Ashley Lloyd  of Attention 2 Detail Events. It just does not get much cuter than a CUTIE themed shower! I love original and creative baby shower themes. Ashley shared with us the inspiration for the theme, "The mom-to-be didn't want to find out the sex of the baby (how often does that happen these days?!) so it was fun finding a … { read more }

Introducing Mesquite Press

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Kelly Roach is my editorial assistant at Pizzazzerie. She handles..oh..just about EVERYTHING with grace and patience. I am not quite sure how I got along without her. She recently launched her stationery studio so of course, it pleases me to no end to dish all about it! Kelly is also a former Texan so the name, Mesquite Press, is just one of my favorite aspects of her new biz! She is a such a … { read more }

{HGTV Feature} Orange + Green Carrot Party

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We were SO thrilled to be featured on HGTV this week. What an honor, we are HUGE fans of HGTV! Easter is one of our very favorite holidays so we were excited to design a bright orange + green party with a carrot theme! Incorporating a few easy entertaining ideas, we set up this whimsical party! Keep reading for more pics +FREE Printables to host your OWN Easter Carrot … { read more }

Modern Alphabet First Birthday

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Finding a clever boy's birthday theme can be a little tricky but Samantha of Papermints WOW'd us with this modern alphabet first birthday party for her son, Cameron! In vibrant blues and greens with accents of orange, she created a sweet treats display with clever paper goods that she created herself!  The source of inspiration came from her son's initials, "Cc". The school alphabet theme seemed … { read more }

Country Baby Shower

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It might be that I was born in Texas and now live in Nashville, but I have a huge love for country-themed parties! This baby shower by Michelle of Intrigue Design Studio/CrazyforDesign is the perfect way to celebrate a new baby in my opinion! From the mini pie pops (a fave!) to the rustic invitation, Michelle didn't miss a beat! She said that the expectant mother loves the country style of red … { read more }