Mini Ice Cream Cakes for Labor Day!

Mini Ice Cream Cakes for Labor Day!
Mini Ice Cream Cakes for Labor Day!
Mini Ice Cream Cakes for Labor Day!

Hey, Y'all! Back again with more Labor Day inspiration! This could easily be "year-round" inspiration with a color change because these little "mini ice cream cakes" could not be easier or more delicious. If you missed my Ice Cream Social with Blue Bunny, "hop" over here to see it! This little treat would be delicious with any of their ice cream flavors but I'm partial to their newest: Caramel … { read more }

4th of July Appetizer Recipe: Chips & Cheese Dip!

4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip
4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip
4th of July Appetizer: White Cheddar & Vidalia Onion Dip

How are you going to celebrate the 4th of July? I'm super excited to celebrate with good friends and delicious foods. Here is my new favorite cheese dip recipe that is perfect for Independence Day Entertaining! Make it ahead of time (I recommend a double batch - it's popular!) and warm it up for the 4th. As you might have seen, I've been working with Cracker Barrel Cheese so I used the Vermont … { read more }

Vintage Americana 4th of July Party!

Fourth of July Printables
Fabulous Americana Inspiration + Photos for Fourth of July!
Fabulous Americana Inspiration + Photos for Fourth of July!

We are beyond thrilled to share this gorgeous 4th of July party with you! Touches of vintage style combine with the Americana theme to create a truly perfect summertime soiree. The food included an array of American favorites like hot dogs and caramel corn - yum! The talented Lia Griffith teamed up with party planner Lisa Frank to create many of the decorations and will be sharing their DIY … { read more }

{Recipe} Patriotic Strawberry Pies!

Patriotic Pies, cute little red, white, and blue dessert!
Patriotic Pies, cute little red, white, and blue dessert!
Patriotic Pies, cute little red, white, and blue dessert!

Summer brings with it lots of patriotic celebrations from Memorial Day and July 4th to wrapping up the season with Labor Day! I wanted to share a simple + sweet recipe for strawberry pies, patriotic style! They're perfect for a casual family dinner or cute enough for a big BBQ bash! You can personalize them (blueberries would be a great blue alternative) or keep with the recipe below. Either way, … { read more }

Host a Patriotic Picnic Party!

Cute Patriotic Picnic Party Pictures + Inspiration
Cute Patriotic Picnic Party Pictures + Inspiration
Cute Patriotic Picnic Party Pictures + Inspiration

Time to celebrate summer with a picnic - PATRIOTIC style! From Memorial to Labor Day and July 4th in between, there are lots of reasons to have some super cute red, white + blue picnic ideas to have tucked away for summer celebrations. This party feature submitted by Kylie Jenkins makes me want to run out and plan a picnic-style party right now! We're finally enjoying warmer weather! Kyle entered … { read more }

Lavender Mint Juleps + Derby Party Ideas!

Free downloadable lavender mint julep card for Kentucky Derby parties!
"Hold Your Horses" Derby Party Ideas
Gold + Lavender Derby Party Ideas!

Hold Your Horses! It's time for a little Derby party inspiration and a darling free cocktail card you can print for your own party. Here's the back story to this little display! Above my desk I have 3 southern gold-foiled prints from Stephanie Creekmur. I happen to think she hung the moon and was at the front of the line when God handed out creative talent. Truly! So we decided that the "Hold Your … { read more }

Give your home some Spring Pizzazz!

Target Logo
Target's Threshold Kitchen Towels!
Spring Refresher for your Entryway!

One thing is for sure, I am over winter. Come on in, Spring! One of the many ways I like to "get ready" for Spring is adding a little "pizzazz" to my home. The entryway is the first space we walk into so I partnered with Target + their fabulous Threshold line to give it some perking up. I also added a few new kitchen towels to my kitchen for a spring touch too. It's amazing how a few simple items … { read more }

Hues of Orange: Easter Tablescape

Orange Easter Party!
Easter Table
Orange and Green Easter Party!

One of my dearest "party gal" friends is Marcie Lenick of Celebrating Moments by Marcie! I met her last year at a conference and she's so genuine and sweet. Love it! I'm still trying to catch my breath from a whirlwind last week so I'm so thankful she's here to share her Easter party with y'all while I finish up some behind-the-scenes catch-up for some exciting new things to share soon. Marcie … { read more }

Easter Basket Gift – 3 Ways!

Easter Basket 3 Ways!
Easter Basket Gifts - 3 Ways!
Fill an Easter Basket with fresh herbs!

Hi, Y'all! I'm headed to Chicago for a brand partnership trip (with Kraft's Cracker Barrel Cheese) and then on to Dallas for Blissdom Conference! Busy week! Don't worry, we have some fabulous posts coming this week. If you want to follow along behind-the-scenes in Chicago + Dallas, then follow me on instagram (@pizzazzerie). 3 Easter Basket Ideas Giving cute little gifts to the neighbors, … { read more }

Bunny Carrot Dip & Easter Bread Basket!

Easter Bunny Carrot Dip!
Easter Bunny Carrot Dip in a Bread Basket!
Easter Bunny Carrot Dip in a Bread Basket!

Easter! Whether you're throwing a large Easter Sunday Brunch or just setting up a fun snack time for the family, this is a cute + easy recipe idea for the season! It's a whimsical take on the "Easter Basket" with a bread stick handle around butter lettuce filled with a "bunny dip" and mini carrots for dipping. This is a fun way to get those veggies in too. Of course, you can arrange this treat … { read more }