Sweet Strawberry Muffins for Brunch

Sweet Strawberry Muffins Recipe!

Hey, Y'all! I'm gearing up for my first Mother's Day. I'm so thrilled to snuggle up with my daughter this weekend (she turns 1 month on Sunday)! I hope you also have a beautiful weekend. I had to swing in to share a recipe I created for Apartments For Rent's blog. These sweet strawberry muffins are delicious for a brunch (or just any excuse for a muffin - hehe). Enjoy! Find the FULL RECIPE + PICS … { Continue Reading }

Raspberry Shortcakes for Mom!

Mother's Day Raspberry Shortcakes

  Celebrate Mom with Raspberry Shortcakes! I created these for Homes.com, and you can hop over here to see the full recipe and pictures. They're easy, delicious, and perfect for celebrate your Mom! FULL RECIPE + HOW-TO --> … { Continue Reading }

Cinco de Mayo Food & Drink Ideas!

Cinco de Mayo Food & Drink Recipes!
Homemade Churros
Skinny Taco Cups - Perfect Appetizer for Cinco de Mayo!

Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner! It's one of my favorite holidays because I love the food and drink ideas. Here are a few of my favorites from around the web (and a couple I created). Pick your fave or serve them all up for a party! Even if you're just enjoying May 5th with family at home, make one of these festive recipes to celebrate! Or drop a Cinco de Mayo treat off to a friend or … { Continue Reading }

Sweet Treats for Better Homes & Gardens!

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Mini Cakes
Pizzazzerie on BHG

With all the excitement over the baby (post coming soon, I promise), I haven't had a chance to share two projects I was asked to create for Better Homes & Gardens! I was truly over the moon to work with BHG again! They're such a fabulous team who really values bloggers and their designs. I created mini birthday cookie cakes and little alligator cupcakes. These two sweet treats are easy to make … { Continue Reading }

{Giveaway} Sweet & Unique Cupcake Toppers

Surfing Beach Themed Cupcake Toppers
Animal Themed Cupcake Toppers for Cupcakes!
Baseball Themed Fondant Decorations for Cupcakes!

GUESS WHAT?! I'm shouting from the rooftops with excitement today! My friend Lynlee Beckett just launched her first book!!!! I'm so proud of her and her accomplishments. She's a cupcake topper rockstar, and this book is the bible for recreating these cuties yourself! Sweet & Unique Cupcake Toppers contains 80 tutorials to help take your cupcakes to the next level with exceptional and creative … { Continue Reading }

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pastry Puffs

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pastry Puffs!
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pastry Puffs!
Step by Step Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pastries

I love creating recipes and perfecting them until I think they are fabulous. This recipe, y'all? It's quite possibly one of my favorite ones to date. They are addictive and consider this your warning. They taste like warm chocolate chip cookie dough baked inside little sweet pastry puffs. Pure delight! I am sharing how to serve these for a baby shower, but you can absolutely style these up for all … { Continue Reading }

6 Mint Julep Recipes with a TWIST!

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6 Mint Julep Recipes with a TWIST!

I know. I'm really freaking pregnant and talking about alcohol. Since I can't drink it, I'm at least going to talk about it, gosh darn it! That and share gorgeous pictures of mint juleps with you because as luck would have it, #babypizzazzerie is due on DERBY DAY! That's right, the Kentucky Derby is May 3rd this year and that's my due date. Now I know that the statistics show that I'm unlikely to … { Continue Reading }

Host a Champagne & Cheese Party!

Tips for a Champagne & Cheese Party! from Pizzazzerie.com
Tips for a Champagne & Cheese Party! from Pizzazzerie.com
Tips for a Champagne & Cheese Party! from Pizzazzerie.com

Host your friends and neighbors for a Champagne & Cheese Party now that the warmer weather has finally arrived! I absolutely love adding fun twists to cheese parties like classic stripes, whimsical details, and of course – delicious cheese! I’m thrilled to have partnered with Président Cheese to style a party tablescape to inspire you to host your own party! This party features Président Brie … { Continue Reading }

Sip in Style: Lemon Iced Tea!

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The best Lemon Iced Tea!
Pure leaf Iced Lemon Tea! SO GOOD!

Happy Monday, Y'all! I know... Mondays...blah! We could all use a little extra something "good" at the start of the week, and I've found the perfect thing! So I don't accept a product review unless I truly *love* the product and want to share it with y'all. This one is my new favorite, a winner, and my extra something good this Monday morning! It's Pure Leaf Iced Tea, and it's divine! I'm a … { Continue Reading }

{Book Giveaway} Eat More Dessert!

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Eat More Dessert Book!
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Exciting Day! My friend Jenny of Jenny Cookies has released her first book: Eat More Dessert: More than 100 Simple-to-Make & Fun-to-Eat Baked Goods From the Baker to the Stars (Page Street Publishing; April 2014). It is a stunner, y'all! If you're a hostess or sweet treats lover, then this book deserves a spot in your home. It's truly a work of art and filled with stunningly gorgeous photos … { Continue Reading }