Thanksgiving Turkey & Apple Pastry Bites!

Thanksgiving Turkey Appetizer - PERFECT for enjoying for Thanksgiving
Bite Size Turkey Thanksgiving Appetizers!
Bite Size Turkey Thanksgiving Appetizers!

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! I'm exited to share this simple and easy appetizer for enjoying around the fire, watching football games, or using up those leftovers! It's delicious, bite-size, and super easy to make. You'll just need a few simple, traditional Thanksgiving ingredients and Puff Pastry Sheets to create these mini appetizers! Personalize them to your family's favorite … { read more }

Thanksgiving Pie Round-Up!

cherry_bourbon_pie_646

Let's be honest. It's not Thanksgiving without pie. My husband is a pecan guy. I'm a pumpkin gal. Wait, I'm an apple/chocolate/pumpkin/cherry gal. I like pie. If you're hosting a big family get-together, you'll quickly learn that everyone has a favorite. What a shame, there must be a variety of pies! This round-up of totally delicious pies will make that task a little easier! Add a twist to your … { read more }

White Cheddar, Artichoke, & Bacon Dip!

ADDICTIVE RECIPE: Baked White Cheddar, Bacon, Artichoke Dip!
ADDICTIVE RECIPE: Baked White Cheddar, Bacon, Artichoke Dip!
Aged Reserve Cheddar Cheese for a delicious and easy holiday dip!

Can you believe Thanksgiving is just a couple of weeks away? I'm super thrilled as we are in my favorite season of the year - fall! From the crisp air to the gorgeous sunset colored leaves, there are also so many opportunities for gathering together with family and friends to watch a holiday movie, a big football game, or simply just to enjoy a delicious meal. This appetizer recipe is a new … { read more }

Mini Ghost Pastries with a Sweet Surprise!

Cute and easy Halloween Ghosts with a sweet surprise!
Halloween Ghost Cups - EASY and CUTE!
Halloween Ghost Cups - EASY and CUTE!

I'm super duper excited to share this cute, Halloween recipe with y'all! It's sweet, easy, and aren't the ghosts cute? They're made with the new Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry Cups which makes it easy to create these little spookies. Best part? The little cups can hold a sweet surprise! You can tailor these ghosts to your favorite flavors. I chose a chocolate center but here are a few other ideas: … { read more }

Girl’s Night Party: Truffle Tasting!

Godiva-Logo
Girl's Night Party: Truffle Tasting!
Truffle Tasting Party

What's a Girl's Night Party without chocolate? Well, make it the star of the night and you're really talking! So Godiva asked me to try out their new "Truffle Flights" (think wine flight but chocolate-style) for a festive gal's night and "why of course", I said! A smart woman never turns down chocolate. Especially a delicious flight of gourmet truffles. Amen! Take a look at the tablescape details … { read more }

Halloween Spider Web Treats for Michaels.com!

Mini Spider Web Halloween Bites!
halloween2

Spider Web Bites My latest project for Michaels.com is live! If you're looking for a creepy crawly little bite for Halloween parties, whip up these easy spider web treats! Click here for the full details and recipe! … { read more }

Fun Ice Cream Sandwich Treats!

IMG_9234
Ice Cream Sandwich Treats, DIY!
Fun Ice Cream Sandwich Treats!

I'm back to share another Blue Bunny sweet treat with you for these last few days of the summer heat! With school activities filling the calendar and the hustle and bustle of fall at our doorstep, it can be hard to fit in fun ways to connect as a family! Here is one of my favorite dessert activities that will help add a little pizzazz to dinnertime. Everyone in the family can let their creativity … { read more }

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 }

Delicious Brownie Sundae Dessert Dip!

If there is one thing I love, it's chips & dip. This party dip is for after dinner - a dessert dip! I was oh so thrilled to create another recipe for International Delight (find my other 2 here: white chocolate macadamia cupcakes and triple toffee brownie bars). Sweet dips are prefect for parties because everyone can eat as much or as little as they want, pick their favorite dippers, and still … { read more }

Featured on Better, Homes, & Gardens!

Pizzazzerie.com featured on Better, Homes, & Gardens

Guess what?! I was invited to write a blog post for Better, Homes, & Gardens! After I squealed from excitement, I got down to work. The BHG team and I decided to do a how-to for making an ombre cake (similar to the one seen in my Frostings book) AND give away 5 copies of the book! What a way to start the weekend! BHG is one of my FAVORITE publications so it's quite an honor and dream come true … { read more }