Party Food: Pecan Pie Brie Bites

pecan pie brie bites
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how to make pecan pie brie bites

I love this recipe, y'all! Love it! It's technically a dessert but totally passes as an "appetizer" too. It's fall-flavored for upcoming parties and ready in minutes. I've always added jam or preserves over bites of brie, but the upcoming fall season needed a little redo of this popular treat. Pecan pie is a fave down south so I decided it would go over well with my friends and family. I was … { read more }

How to Make Cinnamon Simple Syrup

cinnamon simple syrup in a red halloween drink
homemade cinnamon simple syrup
Make your own cinnamon simple syrup!

I'm thrilled to have our newest Pizzazzerie contributors (the gals at Handmade Mood) here today to share an easy yet fancy little recipe that will spice up the fall season (cinnamon simple syrup)! We are so excited to be here today, and we’ve brought along the perfect recipe to welcome Fall. Cinnamon always makes me think of warming up on cool evenings, and with Summer quickly coming to an … { read more }

Homemade Candy Corn Recipe

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Homemade EASY Candy Corn Recipe! Fun for kids this Halloween! \\ Pizzazzerie.com

Ready for a fabulous homemade candy corn recipe?! Make it with the kids this Halloween, and it is sure to become a family tradition! This is my recipe from Candy Making For Kids and it's oh so simple. You can even color the candy corn in shades of pink, purple, blue, rainbow, you name it! You could even dust with a little edible glitter for some sparkle too! Everything should have a little … { read more }

Mini Pumpkin Cookies with Cinnamon Frosting

Top 10 Pumpkin Recipes
The most delicious pumpkin cookies with cinnamon buttercream frosting! Pizzazzerie.com
The most delicious pumpkin cookies with cinnamon buttercream frosting! Pizzazzerie.com

I hope you brought your pumpkin-loving sweet tooth today! I couldn't resist sharing a new favorite of mine: mini pumpkin cookies with cinnamon buttercream frosting! It's a dynamite combo that totally "feels fall" in all it's glory. Sip a cup of coffee on the porch with one (or three - I won't tell) of these cookies. The pumpkin cookies are soft and cake-like with a pack of pumpkin flavor! They're … { read more }

Book Love // Smart Cookie by Christi Farr Johnstone

Spider Halloween Cookies
How to make Spider Cookies from Oreos!
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Get excited because over the next few weeks, I'm going to be gushing all about some of my crazy talented friends who have written new books! Starting with the sugar queen Christi of Love From the Oven (if you aren't a follower, well your sweet tooth highly suggests you become one STAT). She just published her first book Smart Cookie and it is so insanely cute that I don't even know where to start. … { read more }

Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Recipe for Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Pie! Pizzazzerie.com
Recipe for Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Pie! Pizzazzerie.com
Decadent pumpkin pie with chocolate chips!

Pumpkin pie just go even better, y'all! So, I know that internet-land goes looloo over pumpkin starting...oh...as soon as they possibly can, and I didn't want to bombard you with pumpkin recipes at the start of September but I totally can't hold them in any longer. Frankly, pumpkin is one of my favorite flavors so I just can't help it. Not sorry! Smells and flavors of fall are just the best. This … { read more }

9 Brunch Party Foods We Love!

Brunch or Breakfast Party Foods and Recipes We Love!

Hey, Y'all! We realized that we haven't given brunch much love lately! Brunch is one of our favorite types of parties so today we're sharing our top 9 brunch party foods. Hope you find a new fave (or 9)! Any excuse to eat bacon, eggs and waffles is fine by me! Don't even get me started on those mini monkey rolls - my mama used to make monkey bread as a treat before school! Yum! I'm hungry just … { read more }

Carnival-Style “Oven Fried” Candy Bar Bites

Oven Fried Candy Bar Bites!
Learn how to make oven fried candy bar bites!
Use candy bites to make oven fried desserts!

As summer comes to a close, guess what season picks up? County fair season! Growing up, the county fair was one of my favorite times of year. The rides were great and the games were fun. But, it was the county fair FOOD that truly kept me going back year after year. What could beat funnel cakes, corn dogs, and of course – fried candy bars? A yummy chocolate bar dipped into batter and flash … { read more }

How to Make “Less Mess S’Mores”!

Less Mess Smores
How to make "Less Mess" Walking S'mores!
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Hi Pizzazzerie readers! Cara here from One Swell Studio!  I can feel it.  The air is getting cooler, the leaves are beginning to fall, & Starbucks has officially started serving their beloved Pumpkin Spice Latte.  Autumn is so close to being here!  I don't know about you, but I don't think there's a more perfect season for bonfires.  Just the thought of a bonfire makes me want to put on my … { read more }

Cherry Lime Freeze Push-Up Pops

Push-Up Pops by Courtney Dial Whitmore
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You might remember this little book here, right? Well, I'm sharing one of my favorite recipes I created last year - Cherry Lime Freeze Push-Up Pops! It was featured on the Michael's Craft Store website. Woo-hoo! It's perfect for these dog days of summer because it's ice cold and tasty. Cherry and lime are a dynamic duo and super easy to make. You can combine the flavors together or make a striped … { read more }