{Tutorial} How to Make a Peppermint Serving Tray!

PEPPERMINT DIY TRAYS, COASTERS, PLATES, TRAYS
DIY Peppermint Trays! Make + serve at your Christmas Party!

The sweet gals of Tutto Bella are stopping in today to share a Peppermint Wonderland party + DIY Peppermint Serving Tray! "We created a shimmery wonderland around one of our favorite DIY holiday projects, the peppermint serving tray. We love the softness and beauty of white and ivory candlelight, the shiny effect of mercury glass, silver and gold and a pop of holiday red." The gals are going to … { Continue Reading }

DIY Monogram Ornaments & Silhouette Black Friday Deals!

Silhouette Black Friday
DIY Glittered Monogram Ornaments made with the Silhouette Portrait
Glittered Monogrammed Christmas Ornament

Are you all still stuffed from turkey? I enjoyed a wonderful Thanksgiving with family and friends. I also did a little crafting for my Christmas tree. I used my Silhouette Portrait to make these adorable and GLITTERY monogrammed ornaments! They took me maybe 5 minutes total. How fabulous would these be as gifts for friends, gift exchanges, neighbors, newlyweds, etc. Love it. If you entered to … { Continue Reading }

Silhouette Portrait {BIRTHDAY} Giveaway!

Fun Projects + DIY ideas made with the Silhouette Machine!
SILHOUETTE portrait giveaway

Guess what? It's my birthday! Yay! I'm so excited to celebrate by giving one of you a SILHOUETTE PORTRAIT! The Silhouette Portrait is smaller and lighter than the than Cameo. It may be smaller, but it is packed with awesome features. My favorite is the optical alignment - it perfectly cuts images from your computer (like printables!). It cuts all your fonts from your computer (PC and Mac) too! … { Continue Reading }

9 Fall Craft Ideas For Kids!

Cute Fall Kids Craft Ideas

Looking for some cute craft ideas for the kids? Whether you're throwing a whole "harvest craft party" or just looking for a Saturday afternoon activity, these fall craft ideas are perfect for celebrating the autumn season! These cute craft ideas will be fun for the whole family. If you make any of these, we'd love to see! Send us your pics. 1. PINECONE CREATURES | DIY HERE | How cute are … { Continue Reading }

Candy Making For Kids: SAMPLE RECIPE!

Halloween Candy Making For Kids by Courtney Whitmore of Pizzazzerie

With Halloween on the horizon, I thought it would be fun to share a sample recipe from my latest book CANDY MAKING FOR KIDS! It's really fun to eat candy, right? But try making the candy, spending time in the kitchen with your kids, and truly making a memory out of the "sweet" treats! That's why I love this book! It encourages kids to stretch their imagination in the kitchen with candy (but not … { Continue Reading }

{Recipes} BALLPARK Cupcakes!

baseball themed cupcakes recipe
cotton candy decorated cupcake
candy bar compost cupcakes

Ya'll are in for a TREAT today! We have Tessa of The Frosted Cake Shop swinging in to share some Ballpark-themed cupcakes sure to please the crowds! From Cracker Jacks to Beer + Nuts, you'll have all the recipes you need for baseball park inspired cupcakes! The recipes are listed with cake + frosting ingredients, and they are to be made in the typical "cupcake" fashion (however, let us know if you … { Continue Reading }

Tutorial: DIY Gilded Confetti Notebook!

DIY TUTORIAL gilded confetti notebook finished
DIY TUTORIAL gilded confetti notebook
gilded confetti notebook diy 4

While I'm soaking up some rays on my honeymoon, I'm so thrilled to have Maddy of Somewhere Splendid here today to share a tutorial for Gilded Confetti Notebooks! Her site is fabulous so I know you'll want to check it out for even more inspiration (check out her party section!). These notebooks would make super sweet favors for a party, a hostess gift, bridal shower gift (think how many lists you … { Continue Reading }

DIY: Painting Glass Jars + Bottles!

diy glass jar bottles decor

Hey there Pizzazzerie readers! I’m so excited to be here guest blogging while sweet Courtney is away on her honeymoon. Hope she is getting some much needed R+R with her new hubby! Allow me to introduce myself: My name is Jessica Bishop and I am the creator of The Budget Savvy Bride, a daily wedding blog sharing real weddings (with real budget breakdowns) as well as tips and tricks to throw a … { Continue Reading }

Party Find: Cute Utensils!

painted bamboo cutlery by martha stewart
PAINTED CUTLERY

One of my favorite things is sharing new party finds with ya'll. I just moved into a new house + I'm getting married in 6 weeks (holy cow), so it's not like I have time to implement these new party ideas so I need to share them so you can use them, haha! Seriously though, I'll get back to "partyland" post wedding (I already have 2 pages of notes for a house-warming party). This party trend is all … { Continue Reading }

Candy Making For Kids {Reserve Your Copy!}

sneak peek of rainbow fudge
Candy Making For Kids Book
Candy Making For Kids by Courtney Dial Whitmore

Hey ya'll! My second book is now available for pre-order on Amazon and Barnes & Noble! Woohoo! I'm so excited about this cute book. It's full of easy recipes for kids. Seriously, not a one uses a candy thermometer. These are truly kid-ready with holiday-themed treats to perfect candies for favors, rainy day fun, or a fun activity for a party! “There is nothing more fun than entertaining … { Continue Reading }