Donut Cake for a Birthday Brunch

Birthday Brunch Bar Cart Party

Hosting a birthday celebration? You’ve come to the right place for lots of party inspiration! I teamed up with Simply Juice Drinks for the launch of their 3 new flavors (Fruit Punch + Mixed Berry + Tropical Punch) and styled a birthday brunch bar cart party. I’ve showcased my favorite food pairings, a sweet alternative to a birthday cake, and mini mimosas so cute that you’ll want to serve them at every party! Read on for more pictures and the … { read more }

Creativity Quote Einstein

The Happy List

One of the things I find most interesting about blogging is seeing what my readers click on and since I started The Happy List two weeks ago, I've gotten a chance to see which things you all love (can we say Target? - I knew we were friends!). I also discovered that y'all really LOVE The Happy List, yay! I love that it's a little break for me to pause the party ideas and share neat ideas I'm seeing around the web. I will definitely be … { read more }

Peanut Butter Chocolate Pie

Peanut Butter Chocolate Pie

Did you know that this Saturday (January 24th) is National Peanut Butter Day? Truly, what better day exists than a day devoted to the fabulousness of peanut butter? I knew I had to come up with the perfect way to celebrate such a delicious day so behold, peanut butter chocolate pie! It’s an easy, no-bake recipe that’s a perfect year-round treat. Might I also suggest these peanut butter toffee cupcakes - heck, make them both and have a big ol' … { read more }

Valentine's Day Margarita - Strawberries & Champagne Margarita! Pizzazzerie.com

Valentine’s Day: Strawberries and Champagne Margarita

You read it right. Strawberries and Champagne = Margarita of my Valentine's loving dreams. I don't know why I never thought of it before really, I think I thought you couldn't add something like champagne to an already-alcoholic cocktail. But wait, who sets these rules? Cupid said I could do it so behold -- my new fave margarita, just in time for February 14th! Or...any day of the year. I whipped these babies up in less than 5 minutes which is … { read more }

Baby Pizzazzerie

The Happy List

Welcome to the second edition of The Happy List (if you missed my introduction of this new blog feature, click here)! A lot of things made me very happy this week. I'm still getting back into the swing of things from the holidays, getting my editorial calendar all ready for 2015, and I'm in the midst of a home blog office redo (more on that soon). I hope you had a fabulous week as well. Here is my happy list for the week...! Blakely … { read more }

Girl Scout Poke Cake Cupcakes

Girl Scout Poke Cake Cupcakes

Hey Pizzazzerie readers!  It's Cara from One Swell Studio here! Were you a Girl Scout growing up?  I was!  My favorite part (other than earning badges & crafting) was definitely the cookies.  Not so much the selling of the cookies-- but definitely the eating of the cookies.  My childhood favorite was the Trefoils Shortbread.  Currently, I'm a Samoas-loving gal.  I'm pretty sure everyone has a favorite cookie flavor. And the good news?  The … { read more }