“Fabulously Festive” Design Contest!

Fabulously Festive Design Contest

I‘m super excited to announce that I am the judge for the Homes.com “Fabulously Festive” Design Contest! All you have to do to enter is to create your own holiday themed space (over on Olioboard) for a chance to win one of three prizes! The third place winner will receive $250, second place will win $500, and first place will win a grand prize of $1,000 – to help celebrate and create memories with family and friends this holiday season.

So tap into your inner creative diva and show us your holiday designs! Hop over and create your holiday space using at least 1 of Homes.com’s holiday pieces, then vote and encourage your family and friends to vote daily for their favorite ‘Fabulously Festive’ spaces! The most voted on moodboards will make it to the top 50. From there, the top 50 ‘Fabulously Festive’ moodboards will be narrowed down to the top 3. Create your ‘Fabulously Festive’ moodboard today, because this contest ends December 12th! See full contest details and rules HERE.

Fabulously Festive Holiday Design Contest

 Find out more details here on Homes.com and visit Olioboard here to enter!

Taste of Home’s “Mrs. Holiday” Search!

courtney whitmore for taste of home magazine
courtney whitmore for taste of home magazine
mrs holiday

So today I traveled down to Nashville's News Channel 5 to help spread the word about Taste of Home Magazine's search for a spokesperson and then headed to my own audition. It's a quick 2 minute video where I chose a holiday and shared a recipe. I chose New Year's Eve (it's often a forgotten holiday and I think it needed more love) and a dark chocolate cake + champagne buttercream recipe. I got … { read more }

{Update} 5 Months Until My Wedding!


Last June, when I announced my engagement, many of you asked if I would regularly update Pizzazzerie with wedding tidbits. Yes, I said! Well, apparently 7 months have gone by and I've yet to update ya'll! I had no idea I'd write two books (2nd releases Aug. 2012), raise a wild puppy, get some more big news (coming soon) all within these 7 months. Sorry, guys! But now I'm here to update you on all … { read more }

Join me at Amber Housley: Inspired!


Hey Ladies! I'm so excited to share that I'll be speaking at an amazing workshop for those looking to get inspired and grow their creative businesses. Amber Housley is the leading lady and quite the entrepreneur! I'm so lucky to speak at this incredible workshop, and want to tell you a bit more about it should you wish to join me! {all attendees get a signed copy of PUSH-UP POPS too! … { read more }