Grinch that Stole Christmas Brunch!

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Grinch Christmas Brunch Details!
How the Grinch Stole Christmas Brunch + Cute Apron!

Hi "Whos", you're in for a whimsical treat with this holiday inspiration from my friend Dina of Deliciously Darling Events! This holiday movie makes quite the party theme, don't ya think? Add some "Grinch" touches to your party or go all out and host a Grinch Brunch for friends and family. This one is full of delightful inspiration from the bright green cake to the decorations, head on over to … { read more }

Holiday Entertaining with Frito-Lay & Pizzazzerie!

Frito-Lay Holiday Ideas with Pizzazzerie! #fritolayholiday
Frosted Icicle Mocktail #FritoLayHoliday
Feta Pepper Spinach Dip paired with Lay’s Kettle Cooked potato chips #FritoLayHoliday

The holiday season is officially underway and that includes seasonal celebrations and gatherings – from lively get-togethers, reconnecting with family and friends, or just cozying up by the fire with a loved one! I’m so excited to announce that I’ve partnered with Frito-Lay to share a series of recipes and exciting ways to get involved and really celebrate this holiday season. So let’s make your … { read more }

3 Etsy Shops I’m loving for the Holidays!

DIY Calligraphy Starter Kit + Stamps
Paper Ribbon to decorate holiday gifts!
Pizzazzerie for Sucre Shop

I'm etsy-addicted. Like..big-time. I absolutely l-o-v-e supporting small businesses + handmade. So, that's why I wanted to share 3 etsy shops I've fallen for this holiday season. Ready? Let's go etsy-shopping! 1. SUCRE SHOP So I'm personally bias for #1 because I got to create a line of utensils for SUCRE SHOP! Eeeh! I know, I was so excited. After lots of designing and brainstorming, Sucre … { read more }

A Pier 1 Holly Penguin Party!

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Holly Penguin Party with Pier1 by Pizzazzerie
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One of my favorite places to shop during the holiday season is Pier 1. They always have the cutest little gifts (especially the ornaments!). This year, they had loads of darling penguin-themed decorations + mugs. Cuteness. Pier 1 asked me to share my favorite items and how I am incorporating them into my holiday entertaining so here is my Penguin Holiday Party! So here's how to set up a … { read more }

DIY Monogram Ornaments & Silhouette Black Friday Deals!

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DIY Glittered Monogram Ornaments made with the Silhouette Portrait
Glittered Monogrammed Christmas Ornament

Are you all still stuffed from turkey? I enjoyed a wonderful Thanksgiving with family and friends. I also did a little crafting for my Christmas tree. I used my Silhouette Portrait to make these adorable and GLITTERY monogrammed ornaments! They took me maybe 5 minutes total. How fabulous would these be as gifts for friends, gift exchanges, neighbors, newlyweds, etc. Love it. If you entered to … { read more }

My 2012 Holiday Card from Minted!

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Minted Holiday Cards! - Tag Style!
Minted Holiday Cards by Pizzazzerie

This year, I partnered up Minted to design my holiday card (remember their darling party line I shared a couple of weeks ago?). This was super easy since every single one of their designs is FABULOUS. The hardest part was picking one! I knew I wanted a "tag-style" because any reason to add ribbon to anything is a 'yes' in my book. However, it means another decision SO I need your help...read … { read more }

Sweet & Sparkling Holiday Party (+Free Printable Collection)

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Free Christmas Holiday Party Printables
Holiday Treats: Gingerbread Marshmallows + Candy Apples!

We're in for a treat! Lemonberry Moon + Forever Your Prints teamed up for an absolutely darling party! With the holidays approaching, I'm always looking for clever ideas and party treats to use for holiday parties. There are definitely lots of cute ones in this party that I plan to use this year! I especially adore the edible cupcake stands (tutorial here),  ornament "cake bombs". Too cute (and … { read more }

Kris Kringle’s Hot Buttered Rum & Red Velvet Bites!

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red velvet cheesecake bites

A lot of readers ask what type of treats I love to give to friends over the holidays. They are looking for easy, delicious recipes that are perfect to give away. Check out some bite size Christmas treats here as well as some easy recipes here. For another idea, I took a few pictures of the RED VELVET CHEESECAKE BITES I gave away to my friends this year! Pair these with a hot buttered rum recipe … { read more }

Christmas Cheer for Your Co-Workers

Santa lent me one of his little "elves" for the delivery!
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marshmallow treat

For me and many others, my work family is as much a part of my life as my real family, but adding another 27 people to my Christmas list can get quite costly. Since I have been on a baking bonanza for the last 3 weeks I decided to put together some bite-size treats for my co-workers. Working with materials I already had on hand, I was able to package them in a personalized way to give my … { read more }

“Buddy the Elf” Holiday Brunch!

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buddy the elf holiday party
buddy the elf holiday party

Creative holiday parties just make our day so this "Buddy the ELF" themed holiday brunch just took the cake! Elf is one of my absolute favorite holiday movies, and I think it's such a cute idea to design a party all around your fave holiday movie! That's exactly what Dina Hafez-Suggs of Deliciously Darling Events did for her friends! "ELF has to be my favorite holiday movie of all times and … { read more }