{WINNERS} Summer Stripes Tablescape Contest

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FROM THE JUDGES: The team at Pizzazzerie are all THRILLED + EXCITED to announce the winner + runner-up of the Summer Stripes Tablescape Contest! We had dozens of entries and were absolutely overwhelmed by the amazing talent and creativity that was submitted. No doubt Pizzazzerie has the most creative readers – love ya’ll! We do hope to share ALL the entries with permission from the

Colorful + Fun Bug Birthday Party!

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It’s a BUG-tastic Birthday PARTY! Have you ever heard the expression: Cute as a bug in a rug? Well….this is cute as a bug on a table! Kids love playing outside so this party is right down their adventure-loving alley. From chasing butterflies to hunting grasshoppers, this party has all lots of….you got it… BUGS! Take a walk in the backyard with us as we

Pizzazzerie Loves Small Businesses! {Win an Ipad 2}

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Being an entrepreneur was definitely something I didn’t set out to become when I graduated but I wouldn’t change a thing about my career and the joy it brings me on a daily basis. Every day is an adventure, that is for sure! Read a DAY IN THE LIFE OF COURTNEY DIAL. There are challenges + joys, both of which make me a stronger person. So

Party Skewers + Kebabs!

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Anything on a skewer automatically gets the cute award in my book. Doesn’t food just taste better on a stick?! So I’m sharing some of my favorite skewer ideas + recipes! Stick skewers down in a bowl or pot to match your theme! Or serve them up on a skewer station (more info below). They’re easy to eat for guests while they mix and mingle

Monster Bash Birthday Party

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Are you ready for one of the coolest party themes around?! This Monster Birthday Bash is full of spooky treats and lots of one-eyed goblins. Orange + green were the perfect colors for this monster fete designed by Jacob’s mom who happens to be a fabulous designer and owner of Shindig Diva! I have so many faves from this party that I don’t even know

Planning the Big Day: The Best Fiancé

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Planning the Big Day: The Best Fiancé Slacker! Ok, there I said it, I know I haven’t posted anything in ages, but I blame it on this crazy wedding planning! As any of you who have also done so know, no matter how many events you have planned in your life, there is nothing that compares to putting together your OWN WEDDING. It’s insane. Especially for

French Inspired Wedding Shoot by JCF Events

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Are you ready for some serious eye candy? Sit back and enjoy these gorgeous images from a French Inspired Wedding Shoot that will have you dreaming of Paris romance and French macarons for days! Designed by Jessica of JCF Events, who shares my love for gorgeous tablescapes + simple beauty, this wedding shoot has “dreamy” written all over it!  This is just one of the reasons I’ve booked

Celebrate With Handmade!

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Do you love to throw parties and entertain? Creating handmade crafts for parties makes them even more special whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or just a simple backyard patio party! I’ve teamed up with Home Made Simple for a fabulous giveaway and chance for you to share your own Handmade items!  Here are several of the handmade items I’ve created for celebrations… I shared how