Pink + Gold 2014 New Year’s Eve Party!

Pink + Gold New Year's Eve Party Details and Ideas!
Pink + Gold New Year's Eve Party Details and Ideas!
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We are over the moon for this Pink and Gold New Year's Eve Party with touches of my personal favorite - black and white stripes! Making Me Events teamed up with my friend Jen of Blush Printables for what is easily one of my favorite NYE Parties! From the gold 2014 balloons to the mini pink polka dot popcorn cups, we are smitten with the details. It's always the details that truly take a great … { read more }

How to Make Mini Christmas Wreath Pizzas!

How to make mini Christmas wreath pizzas!
How to make mini Christmas wreath pizzas!
How to make mini Christmas wreath pizzas!

If you have kids, this is a perfect idea for an easy Christmas-themed dinner that's easy and yummy! I've created these mini Christmas wreath pizzas and detailed the how-to and recipe below (using Pamela's Products Pizza Crust Mix). It's gluten-free and wheat-free so perfect when feeding a range of kids with different needs! Best part? It's delicious and my new favorite pizza dough! I love the … { read more }

Snowman Cake Push-Up Pops!

Snowman Cake Push-Up Pops!
Snowmen Cake Push-Up Pops
Snowmen Cake Push-Up Pops

Now that the weather is frosty and the holidays have arrived, it’s time for a cute and tasty snowman treat! Coconut looks like fluffy snow in these easy cake push-up pops that are a simply way to serve up dessert at your holiday party!  Let the kids practice their arts ‘n crafts and help decorate the push-up pops for a fun party activity. Get the instructions & details below! Visit … { read more }

Elegant Sugared Pastry Stars & Chocolate Mousse Dessert!

Sugared Pastry Stars + Chocolate Mousse!
Sugared Pastry Stars + Chocolate Mousse!
Sugared Pastry Stars + Chocolate Mousse!

With the holidays upon us, we're all full of candies and Christmas cookies, right? For my next project for Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry (see all my previous ones here), I put my focus on dreaming up an elegant, fancier dessert that doesn't take hours to make but will WOW your guests. I love these sugared pastry stars and easy chocolate mousse served in mini martinis with tasting spoons! It's ready … { read more }

{FREEBIE} Dear Santa Stationery!

FREE "Dear Santa" Stationery Download from Pizzazzerie.com!

Christmas is TWO weeks away and if you're anything like me there are still lots of Christmas traditions you'd like to fit in! One of those traditions, if you have little ones, might be writing letters to Santa. We've decided to make it easy on you and have provided some adorable "Dear Santa" stationery as a FREE download! All you have to do is click the link below and print from your home computer … { read more }

12 Christmas Treats & Party Ideas!

Free Holiday Printables
Reindeer Pops for Christmas! EASY!
A holiday themed baking party!

With so many fabulous Christmas ideas for parties + treats out there, I wanted to do a little round-up of some of my favorites from this year and last! Just scroll through (they're in no particular order) and click away to get inspired to create something magical this holiday season... The best English Toffee with sea salt! {RECIPE HERE} Create a peppermint cupcake stand to display your fave … { read more }

“Santa’s Little Helper” Holiday Party!

Fun + Festive Santa's Helper Party Photos + Inspiration!
Fun + Festive Santa's Helper Party Photos + Inspiration!
Fun + Festive Santa's Helper Party Photos + Inspiration!

Can you believe it? Christmas is right around the corner, y'all! BUT, there is still plenty of time and lots of fun to be had! Jennifer from The Pear Events was so kind to send this "Santa's Little Helper" playdate our way and we are SO excited to share it with you! From the jingle bells on the juice bottles to the snow bunnies skiing down the donut slopes, it's hard to pick a favorite element, … { read more }

Candy Cane Oreo Cookie Balls Recipe!

EASY Oreo Cookie Balls topped with crushed peppermint!
EASY Oreo Cookie Balls topped with crushed peppermint!
Candy Cane Oreo Cookie Balls!

Are you ready for one of the most deliciously addictive recipes ever this holiday season? These Oreo Cookie Balls are my husband's favorite. He likes them so much that I had to be sure to make them when he wasn't around or there wouldn't be any left to photograph! They're THAT good! And oh so versatile. I dipped mine in white chocolate and sprinkled with crushed candy canes but you could also roll … { read more }

Holiday Recipe: Red Velvet Walnut Truffles

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Red Velvet Walnut Truffle Recipe - EASY
Red Velvet Walnut Truffle Recipe - EASY

So if you've been a reader of Pizzazzerie for a long time, then you know I'm a total red-velvet lover! From red velvet truffle bars, red velvet fudge pie, and red velvet truffle cake! So with the holiday season upon us, it was only natural to bring back my love for red velvet with a delicious bite-size candy that is perfect for packaging for gifts or serving up on a tray for family and friends. … { read more }

“Fabulously Festive” Design Contest!

Fabulously Festive Holiday Design Contest
Fabulously Festive Holiday Design Contest
Fabulously Festive Design Contest

I'm super excited to announce that I am the judge for the Homes.com "Fabulously Festive" Design Contest! All you have to do to enter is to create your own holiday themed space (over on Olioboard) for a chance to win one of three prizes! The third place winner will receive $250, second place will win $500, and first place will win a grand prize of $1,000 – to help celebrate and create memories with … { read more }