DIY Baby Photo Party Garland

Hi, Y’all! Popping in for a quick post to share one of my projects around the web. Over on eHow, you’ll find my DIY steps for recreating this baby photo party garland that is super cute for 1st birthday parties, graduations, nursery decor, etc!

How to Make a Baby Photo Garland for Birthdays and Decorations!

You can click here to see the full step-by-step of this DIY!

{Baby Love} Pretty Fabric Name Garland

Adorable Fabric Name Garland!
Adorable Fabric Name Garland!
Adorable Fabric Name Garland!

I love stories of women who have started businesses (especially with their moms!) and are rocking + rolling! That is exactly what Ana Marques is doing all the way over in Lisbon, Portugal! Ana created some free summer printables for us a few years ago. I'm so excited about her current endeavor - Love Pretty Garlands! The sweetness is too much to handle. She and her Mom make each garland by hand. … { read more }

Blakely’s Birth Announcements + Minted Giveaway!

Enter to win one of 2 $200 credits to Minted.com!
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Baby Pizzazzerie's Birth Announcements

If you read my articles for eHow Mom, then you might have seen my top 5 fave birth announcements! Well, after having Blakely's newborn pictures taken and picking my favorite, I decided on the Simplicity Birth Announcement from Minted! I just loved the clean lines, the white with subtle pink touches, and the beautiful name script. I love how they really highlight typography in their designs. Minted … { read more }

6 Week Baby Update + Blog News!

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6 Weeks. What? Can't be. I was totally just telling the lady at hospital registration that I was "for sure not going into labor and she would see me walk out in 2 seconds as soon as they confirmed it was a false alarm". Yep, Blakely is 6 weeks! I wanted to give a little update on how she's doing, how I'm doing, and some blog news. Let's start with the news. When I started Pizzazzerie.com I was … { read more }

Blakely’s Nursery Tour

Soft Peachy Pink Striped Baby Girl Nursery!
Soft Peachy Pink Striped Baby Girl Nursery!
Soft Peachy Pink Striped Baby Girl Nursery!

   I'm excited to share this labor of love with y'all today! Blakely's NURSERY! I still have a few finishing touches to go (is it ever really done?) but I couldn't wait for you to see a peek inside my daughter's room. I can't wait for her to transition from the bassinet in our room into her own pink little wonderland. I'll admit that I was so sure that I was having a boy that when I did find … { read more }

Introducing Blakely McPherson Whitmore!

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This is a bit of a late introduction since baby girl is almost 3 weeks old but nonetheless, I'm excited to share the story of Blakely's birth! So excuse the pause in party posts for a little sweet story of baby Blakely! I'm so excited to throw her own birthday parties and share them with you here through the years! On to the birth story: NAME: Blakely McPherson Whitmore BIRTHDAY: April 13, … { read more }

Petunia Pickle Bottom Giveaway & Sweets Party!

Petunia Pickle Bottom Giveaway & Sweets Party!
Sweet Treats Party for Petunia Pickle Bottom! *Giveaway*
Sweet Treats Party for Petunia Pickle Bottom! *Giveaway*

Hi fabulous readers! Today is a super exciting one at Pizzazzerie! We are so thrilled to be partnering up with the oh-so-chic Petunia Pickle Bottom! After receiving the Cosmopolitan Carryall in black forest cake, I became instantly smitten with the clever designs, stylish looks, and fabulous options from PPB! So smitten, in fact, that the darling team at Petunia Pickle Bottom and I decided to … { read more }

Baby Update: Christmas Gender Reveal!

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Baby Pizzazzerie
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PAUSING the Party Ideas for a Pregnancy UPDATE! I can't believe I'm halfway through my pregnancy (21 weeks and due date still May 3rd)! Time for another update. We now have a GENDER! Yay! How Have I Been Feeling: Great! Now that I'm in my 2nd trimester, I'm feeling like a human again. I was very sick throughout my 1st trimester. I could barely even get out. Now, things are different! My husband … { read more }