Fresh & Fun 4th of July Ideas We Love!

Can you believe the 4th of July is almost here? AAAH! It always sneaks up on me. I’m so excited to celebrate America with friends and family. I’ve been loving this holiday on Pizzazzerie for years (see here and here and oh wait, here too!). These ideas, however, are my new favorites…

4th of july ice cream cone printable wrappers

Printable Ice Cream Cone Wrappers?! Perfect for the 4th (also considering July is National Ice Cream Month!!) {via Chickabug}

4th of July Layered Salad

How fresh + fabulous is this salad with star shaped watermelon? Obsessed. {via Yummy Mummy Kitchen}

Free 4th of July Printables

These 4th of July Printables have an awesome vintage feel to them! {via 36th Avenue}

Cute red, white, and blue popsicle cakes

These red, white, and blue popsicle cakes remind us of our favorite Bomp Pops! {via Studio DIY}

4th of July ICE - freeze berries in ice cube trays

Cool off with these berry ice drinks! FREEZE berries into ice cube trays! {via Mom.me}

4th of July Pancake BreakfastStar-shaped pancakes for breakfast on the 4th?! Absolutely! {via Mom.me}

 

Fourth of July Party Snacks

pizzazzerie_crackerjack3_web
pizzazzerie_crackerjack4_web
pizzazzerie_crackerjack2_web

With the 4th of July right around the corner, you might be looking for simple but tasty snack ideas for your family and friends! I’m super excited about the new flavor of CRACKER JACK® popcorn – Chocolate & Caramel! It’s so yummy, and it’s perfectly fitting for those summer snack moments because it requires no prep – buy a bag, pour in a festive bowl and you’re ready to enjoy! Chocolate + … { 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 }

6 Clever Father’s Day Gift Ideas

BBQ in a Jar For Father's Day!
Cute and clever Father's Day Gift Idea
Chocolate Stout Cake Truffles for Father's Day!

Guess what? Blakely and I get to celebrate Chris' first ever Father's Day! We are pretty excited about it and while we were thinking about something cute to create for Daddy, we found some clever ideas we had to share! I know it can be hard to think of the "perfect" thing to make for Dad so hopefully these ideas get the creative juices flowing. Sometimes all it takes is a printer and some craft … { read more }

Red, White & Blue Memorial Day Party Ideas!

Red, white, and blue entertaining ideas
Red, White & Blue Memorial Day Tablescape

It's RED, WHITE, & BLUE season y'all! I love entertaining in patriotic colors from Memorial Day all the way to the 4th of July. It's fabulously festive and perfect for summer. What entertaining shouldn't be is stressful! I'm sharing my top 5 ways to entertain - effortlessly - this Memorial Day weekend! Enjoy the weather, family, friends, and freedom! See my ideas over on … { read more }

5 Easy + Cute Ideas for Mother’s Day!

5 Easy Last Minute Ideas for Mother's day!
Free Mother's Day Gift Tags
DIY-Fresh-Flower-Banner

I'm so excited that this year is my first MOTHER'S DAY! I'm pretty sure a mimosa sipping is in my future this weekend. If you're looking for an easy last-minute idea to celebrate Mom, then try one of these 5 that I love love love! Whether you're a baker or crafter (or neither!), you'll love one of these simple ideas for Mom. Happy Mother's Day!   MOTHER'S DAY CAKE I found the … { read more }

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 … { read more }

Eco-Friendly Earth Day Tablescape

Eco Friendly Tablescape for Earth Day
Eco-Friendly Tablescape Ideas!

I can't wait to give you ALL the baby updates soon, but I wanted to quickly share one of my projects for Homes.com! This is an easy eco-friendly tablescape for Earth Day! Hop over here to see all the details + photos! Happy Earth Day, y'all! … { read more }

A Bright Purple Easter Tablescape

DIY Egg Easter Centerpiece
Purple and yellow Easter brunch table

As I've been enjoying these last few weeks of pregnancy, I had a chance to style up a bright and festive Easter tablescape for the fabulous folks at Homes.com! It's a mixture of brights + pastels with a simple DIY centerpiece you can make for your own Easter brunch table. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE FULL TABLE...(including the DIY details on the grass & egg tree centerpiece). … { read more }

Gold & Glittered Easter Ideas

Gold and Glittered Easter Ideas
Golden Easter Egg Bud Vase
DIY Gold Polka Dot Easter Eggs

When I was a little girl, my family would visit my grandparents in Belton, SC for a huge Easter egg hunt with all my cousins. Like many egg hunts, finding the "golden egg" was the big winner (it was filled with cash)! I can't help but still love the big golden egg. So I thought, why not incorporate gold as your main Easter theme? And a little glitter never hurt anyone (except my husband who hates … { read more }