Stocking the Perfect Holiday Bar Cart

‘Tis the season for entertaining so y’all have to be sure you’ve stocked that holiday bar cart properly! We’ve rounded up some of our favorite bar cart essentials including a few festive spirits!

Stocking the Holiday Bar Cart Ideas and Inspiration

Grab these items and combine with ones you already love to create the perfect bar cart! Make it festive with sprigs of holly, mistletoe, and don’t forget a pretty bow. Wheel it on in to your Christmas party for a festive cocktail show-piece!

HOLIDAY BAR CART ITEMS

White and Gold Trim Ice Bucket from Society Social / Champagne Bubbles Highball Glasses from Anthropologie / Merry Christmas Cocktail Napkins from Natalie Chang / Bless Your Heart or Cheers Y’all Coasters from Southern Fried Design Barn / Cheers Y’all Drink Stirrers from Erin Haines Design Co. / Kate Spade Glitter Coasters from Waiting On Martha / Cheers Y’all Print from Stephanie Creekmur / Cocktail Candle from Emily McCarthy / Baileys Irish Cream / Smirnoff Vodka / Grenadine

For a fun and festive cocktail to serve from your holiday bar cart, make sure you check out Courtney’s Mistletoe Cocktail! It looks super delicious and I can’t wait to try it out!

{Giveaway} Perfect Hostess Gifts for Holiday Parties

Celebrate the holidays with the perfect hostess gifts for parties! Pizzazzerie.com
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Holiday party season is right around the corner! Did you know there are only 7 more weekends until Christmas? What! Insane. Wasn't it just July 4th? Is that just Mommy brain? Anyway, it's coming and it's time to be prepared for last-minute gifts so you aren't left stuck minutes before a party without a cute hostess gift! I'm SO excited to announce that I've partnered with Mud Pie to share my top … { read more }

Giveaway // The Traveling Apron Cookbook

Spicy Creole Crackers from Aimee Broussard's Book - The Traveling Apron Cookbook!
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Cutest book gift! The traveling apron cookbook! By Aimee Broussard

I'm so tickled to be sharing this cookbook with y'all today! The author? Aimee Broussard! She's my blogging BFF. This crazy world of full-time blogging can be a wee bit lonely from time to time since it's a lot of time spent behind the computer screen and behind the camera. I often miss having an office of coworkers and friends to bounce ideas off of. Enter Aimee! She's been my roommate for … { read more }

Trends Turned Party: Pineapples!

Pineapple Party Inspiration

Hi Pineapple Lovers! It's your day! We're sharing all our favorite pineapple party ideas from garlands and cookie cutters to ice trays and gift tags. This is one trend taking the party world by storm, and we're just thrilled about it! The pineapple motif is symbolic of hospitality and a welcoming into one's home. What better party idea than this cute fruit with such a sweet meaning? So … { read more }

Treasure Hunting for Outdoor Summer Parties!

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Happy Monday, Y'all! So remember when I shared that I was designing a fabulous outdoor summer party with the help of Pier 1? I'm back to share how I found the perfect pieces to pull the party together. The "treasure hunting" experience for any of my party designs is always my favorite. Sometimes it's something as simple as a bowl of oranges that can spark an entire party style. So I hopped in the … { read more }

Party Planning for Outdoor Summer Parties!

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Guess what, y'all!? I'm finally back to work after having #BabyPizzazzerie. Let me say that while I totally loved these 6 weeks, my creative self has been itching to get back to party planning. Pier 1 asked me to collaborate on an Outdoor Summer Party so of course - I jumped up and down and said YES! I'm thrilled to share my initial thoughts for the outdoor party with you - AND the awesome … { read more }

Must-Have Book: PARTY IN A JAR

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Party in a Jar by Vanessa Coppola 2

One of my fellow blogging friends has written a BOOK! Vanessa of See Vanessa Craft (we featured her Polka Dot Goldfish Party here) is the author of the new book Party in a Jar!  Party in a Jar features sixteen kid-friendly craft projects that not only provide entertainment for pint-sized partygoers but also function as takehome party favors! From edible dino terrariums to holiday-themed gifts and … { read more }

Pink + Orange Party Style!

Pink and Orange Party Style!

Pink and orange are such a vibrant color combo! It's perfect for summer parties celebrating any occasion (birthdays, showers, dinner parties - you name it)! So add a little festive flair to your next party with lots of pink and orange! Find the links below to the pictures above for more inspiration! Happy Hostessing, y'all! Hand-Cut Confetti - We used this for our Pizzazzerie 4th Birthday Party … { read more }

Glorious Layered Desserts Cookbook!

Pumpkin Caramel Banana Layered Dessert!
Lemon Blueberry Trifle! SO CUTE!
Fried Ice Cream Cheesecake Recipe!

By now y'all know I like desserts, right? RIGHT! So I'm thrilled to share this dessert cookbook - Glorious Layered Desserts - by my friend Glory of Glorious Treats. Her site is ah-mazing and her sweet treats are truly works of art. I've loved getting to know her over the past few years and adore her talent for developing the sweetest recipes and making them look just darling! This is Glory's first … { read more }

A Glitzy Award Show Party!

Last minute glitzy award show viewing party ideas!

I can't believe Hollywood's Biggest Night is this Sunday! There is STILL TIME to grab a few friends and host an impromptu viewing party full of glitz and gold! I've chosen a few of my favorite ideas from around the web. So grab a cocktail (or if you're expecting like me - a sparkling lemonade, ha), some fancy tuxedo-themed snacks, and watch the red carpet! Around the Web: 1. Glittered … { read more }