9 Fabulous + Free Must-Have Fonts

9 Must Have Fabulous and Free fonts!

Several years ago, I shared some of my favorite free fonts for party decor (and round 2 here), and now I'm back! Downloading fonts is one of my favorite things to do! If you're a blogger, you've probably found that fonts help embellish a post! If you're a party lover and often playing hostess, you'll find that fonts are a great way to enhance place cards, food tent cards, invitations, you name it! … { read more }

DIY: How To Make a Striped Cucumber Vase

How to make a cucumber vase
DIY How To Make a Cucumber Vase

DIY day, y'all! I grew up watching my Mom make these charming cucumber vases for all sorts of celebrations! They are perfect in front of individual place settings or grouped together on a cake stand. They're equally as cute adorning a kitchen windowsill too! We give you permission to "play with your food" ;) Get our simple steps in my latest post on eHow Home! Photography: Courtney Whitmore … { read more }

DIY Polka Dot Tablecloth

How to make an easy + cheap DIY Polka Dot Tablecloth
DIY Polka Dot Tablecloth

By now y'all know I love a good DIY right? I don't love when DIYs turn into DI-disasters so my kind of DIY is EASY + CHEAP! That's why I love this DIY Polka Dot Tablecloth because there are times when you might want the perfect party tablecloth but can't find it in stores. Make it yourself! The tutorial is easy and the results are cute + customized! Use your party colors and reuse it for lots of … { read more }

Easy 4th of July Sparkler Cake!

4th of July Party
4th of July Patriotic Dip Recipe
Vintage Americana 4th of July

With the 4th of July coming up, you might be getting ready to entertain quite a crowd! Or maybe you're headed to a neighborhood party, family function, or other patriotic soiree and need to take a treat for the group. Do not stress! This easy cake to the rescue! Look how festive and fun this 4th of July cake looks! I always love a simple, delicious idea that is great for a group. Gotta love … { read more }

Baby Shower Craft: Decorate Onesies

Month-by-Month Onesies to decorate at baby shower!!
Decorate Onesies Station at Baby Shower!
Decorate Onesies at Baby Shower!

Looking for a cute + useful baby shower craft? DECORATE ONESIES! Not only does it provide a shower activity for guests to enjoy, but it also provides the parents-to-be with a supply of one-of-a-kind onesies for their little bundle of joy. I absolutely love this idea and love that it can be customized for your shower theme. These onesies got touches of pink + gold for Mom-to-be! {See More … { read more }

How to Make Easy + Colorful Melon Skewers!

Melon Skewer Stir Sticks
melon skewers collage
Melon skewers: Simple and Cute!

I'm declaring this the summer of skewers, y'all! Whether you toss them in a drink (a la drink stirrer) or simply serve them up as bite-size treats, skewers are just oh so fun. You can even embellish them like I did with ribbon here. Any excuse to visit the ribbon aisle in the craft store is a GO for me. Right? Right. So be on the lookout for lots of sweet and savory skewer ideas from yours truly … { read more }

Sweet Treats for Better Homes & Gardens!

Pizzazzerie on BHG
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 … { read more }

DIY Bunny Tail Drink Stirrers

DIY Bunny Drink Stirrers for Easter!
DIY Bunny Drink Stirrers for Easter!
DIY Bunny Drink Stirrers for Easter!

Anyone else completely over the cold weather? Why am I still hearing about snow? Not allowed. So ready for warm weather, Easter egg hunts, Easter dresses, and lots of cute Easter decor! Ok, so I'll either have a newborn or be in my last days of the pregnancy for Easter this year (hospital bag is packed), but that isn't stopping me from getting so excited about one of my favorite holidays. Drink … { read more }

Free Easter Photo Booth Printables!

Free Easter Photo Printables

  Easter is on its way! Hippity Hop Hop! I actually can't even believe Easter is next month (even though it's not until the 20th of April) because Easter arriving means my due date is just around the corner - AAH! Too much to do! Speaking of, I wanted to announce I've been asked to join eHow as not only a contributor for recipes/crafts but on their new eHow Mom site! As you know, Pizzazzerie is … { read more }

Free Printable Happy Birthday Banner!

Free Printable Happy Birthday Banner!
Free Printable Happy Birthday Banner!
Free Printable Happy Birthday Banner!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BANNER Have you ever had that moment, when a special birthday rolls around and you find yourself sitting in the grocery store birthday card isle, and you just don't want to buy a plain ol' card. You want to do something more. This is someone special, after all. Why be ordinary when your birthday card could be so much more? Well, next time you are in that type of situation, try … { read more }