Cinco de Mayo Girl’s Night Party! + Free Printables

Cinco de Mayo Party Ideas + Recipes
Cute + Festive Girl's Night
Little pom poms make even simple desserts oh so festive!

Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner, and if you're like me, then you're ready to grab your girlfriends and enjoy a girl's night in party! Hit the patio or backyard for a festive + fun atmosphere! I've so excited to share some fiesta inspiration with you + a delicious Margarita recipe courtesy of Sauza Blue! Whip up some "Sauza-Ritas", turn on the tunes, and enjoy a girl's night! I chose a … { read more }

My Wedding: Surprise Scotch Bar!

Scotch Bar at Southern Wedding!
Scotch Bar Details at Pizzazzerie's Wedding
Golf Scotch Bar Wedding Desserts

If you missed this post on my signature cocktail, I'm doing a series of posts about my wedding details! Next up is one of my favorite elements - the scotch bar for my husband, Chris! I knew I wanted to do something special at the reception for Chris. I wasn't going to have a full "dessert" bar (I had 3 wedding cakes and push-up pops for late-night). I still wanted to have a table to style with … { read more }

Peppermint Christmas Baking Party!

Peppermint Baking Christmas Party!
Peppermint Christmas Baking Party!
Peppermint Christmas Baking Party

Can you believe Christmas is only a few days away? I know there are lots of treats being baked and cookies being decorated! This is a Peppermint Christmas Baking Party I designed for Michael's using their cute holiday items! I wanted it to have a "little girl's baking" feel so when I saw there peppermint stripe baking aprons, I knew they would be perfect! I also used their red and white striped … { read more }

Tutorial: How to Make a Peppermint Cupcake Stand!

How to make a Peppermint Cupcake Stand!
Candy Canes for Peppermint Cupcake Stand
Tutorial for Peppermint Cupcake Stand!

After seeing these cute peppermint trays we featured by Tutto Bella, I wanted to find a way to make it a stand (I have a big obsession with anything on a stand and collect cake stands). Candy canes make the perfect holder! You can make these cute peppermint cupcake stands with just a few simple items! Set them on dessert tables or serve your holiday dessert on its own unique little cupcake … { read more }

Host a Snowmen & Donuts Christmas Breakfast!

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Snowmen & Donuts Christmas Party by Pizzazzerie
Tips + Ideas for throwing a festive holiday Christmas Morning Party!

Breakfast foods do not get a lot focus for Christmas and the holiday season so my Mom and I thought at SNOWMEN & DONUTS party would be the perfect way to share inspiration for a festive holiday breakfast. Whether you host a holiday breakfast for your family on Christmas morning or invite friends and neighbors over a few days before for some celebrating, these tips should help you get … { read more }

Holiday Entertaining with Frito-Lay & Pizzazzerie!

Frito-Lay Holiday Ideas with Pizzazzerie! #fritolayholiday
Frosted Icicle Mocktail #FritoLayHoliday
Feta Pepper Spinach Dip paired with Lay’s Kettle Cooked potato chips #FritoLayHoliday

The holiday season is officially underway and that includes seasonal celebrations and gatherings – from lively get-togethers, reconnecting with family and friends, or just cozying up by the fire with a loved one! I’m so excited to announce that I’ve partnered with Frito-Lay to share a series of recipes and exciting ways to get involved and really celebrate this holiday season. So let’s make your … { read more }

A Pier 1 Holly Penguin Party!

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Holly Penguin Party with Pier1 by Pizzazzerie
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One of my favorite places to shop during the holiday season is Pier 1. They always have the cutest little gifts (especially the ornaments!). This year, they had loads of darling penguin-themed decorations + mugs. Cuteness. Pier 1 asked me to share my favorite items and how I am incorporating them into my holiday entertaining so here is my Penguin Holiday Party! So here's how to set up a … { read more }

Porch Party: Seaside Summer Dinner!

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Do you have a porch or deck perfect for entertaining but need some ideas? This seaside dinner party in greens, blues, + white is the perfect "Porch Party"! You may not live at the beach but you can bring the seaside to your porch with a few simple, elegant touches. Picked up at Home Goods, these seahorse plates were the perfect starting point for this table setting. Always be on the lookout for … { read more }

Easter Tablescape with touches of Metallic!

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Easter is known for its pastel hues, soft shades, and lots of bunnies! That's all fine and dandy, but that doesn't mean you can't kick it up a notch by adding a little metallic in this year with touches of gold, metallic pink, blue, and green! Simple metallic favor boxes in cute prints like polka dots and stripes are set in simple Kate Spade polka dot plates for a sweet little party favor! Gold … { read more }

Isaac’s Golf-Themed 2nd Birthday Party!

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This feature is late-coming on Pizzazzerie (it was featured on Hostess With the Mostess in September) but, I wanted to share it here as well! Isaac is my darling ring-bearer for my wedding next June. I love this little boy. I designed his 1st birthday and this one as well. My Mom was a huge help and came up with so many of the creative ideas seen in this party. Thanks Mom! Thinking of hosting a … { read more }