Free Holiday Printable Collection: 2 Color Schemes!

Free Holiday Printable Suite in Modern Pink & Aqua!
Traditional Holiday Party Printables! FREE!

Eeeh, I'm so excited to share our 2012 HOLIDAY PRINTABLE COLLECTION! It's available in 2 color schemes (red/green for a traditional look and pink/aqua for a modern look). Now, you'll have to forgive me that the "looks" are images of the printables and not "in action" shots because the holidays are wearing me out! I still have several family members to shop for, treats to make for the neighbors, … { read more }

Snap Happy Holiday Sweepstakes! | $500 Prize!

Frito Lay Snap Happy Holiday Sweepstakes
Frito Lay SNAP Happy Holiday Sweepstakes | You could win $500!

Thank you to all who participated in the festive Twitter chat last night with @FritoLay! I had a blast and was inspired by all your holiday entertaining tips. Now, the holiday fun with Frito-Lay is continuing with a SNAP HAPPY HOLIDAY SWEEPSTAKES! If you’re like me, you love to share pictures of everything you’re up to including recipes and food. Well, tell your husband it’s for a good cause … { read more }

Super Cute Gingerbread Holiday Baking Party!

Gingerbread Man Holiday Kid's Party!
Gingerbread Man Baking Playdate featured on Pizzazzerie
Gingerbread Baking Party!

Gingerbread is not just a holiday flavor, ya'll! It's a PARTY THEME! Rachel Scott is swinging by to share the darling details of this Gingerbread Holiday Party Playdate she styled. "We wanted to have a special holiday playdate for our toddlers and their preschool buddies. The concept of our Gingerbread Playdate came as we sipped gingerbread lattes and the flavor reminded us of the holiday season! … { read more }

Christmas Macaron Pop Cupcakes!

christmas macaron pop cupcakes!
Macarons make CUTE "pops" especially on top of a cupcake!!
Christmas Macaron Pops with Red Velvet + Peppermint! DELISH!

Many of you might remember seeing some sneak peeks from behind-the-scenes at my book shoot for Frostings which releases early 2013! My right hand gal on set was Tessa Lindow Huff who is just so incredibly talented and so sweet. Tessa has stopped in to Pizzazzerie before, and I'm so glad she's back this holiday season with a delicious and cute recipe for you all! INSPIRATION & CONCEPT from … { read more }

Holiday Entertaining {Cantina Style} & Giveaway!

Frito-Lay Holiday Recipes
Stuffed Peppers featuring Tostitos Cantina Thin & Crispy tortilla chips and Tostitos Cantina Chipotle Restaurant Style Salsa #FritoLayHoliday
Cantina Egg Rolls #FritoLayHoliday

I’m back to share even more festive and fun holiday entertaining recipes featuring Frito-Lay snacks. If you missed our first round-up, hop over here (the dip + drink recipes are delish). Plus, visit the “Holiday Inspiration from Frito-Lay” Pinterest board I created  to share our holiday entertaining ideas with you. Today’s recipes feature two new additions to the Tostitos® tortilla … { read more }

{Recipe} Gingerbread Pecan Bread Pudding!

Gingerbread Bread Pudding!
GINGERBREAD BREAD PUDDING! totally delish! #alexiafoods
Alexia Pecan Gingerbread Bread Pudding

My house smells like CHRISTMAS, finally! I'm so excited to share this recipe because my husband absolutely LOVES IT (bread pudding is his favorite dessert). Ironically, I thought I didn't like bread pudding until I had THIS bread pudding. I got creative in the kitchen with all my spices to whip up this Gingerbread Pecan Bread Pudding! As an Alexia Tastemaker, I've had the honor of developing some … { read more }

How to Make Hershey’s Hot Cocoa Push-Up Pops!

Hershey's Hot Cocoa Push-Up Pops by Pizzazzerie!
Hot Cocoa Push-Up Pops!
Hershey Hot Cocoa Push-Up Pops by Pizzazzerie.com

So last month I had the pleasure of visiting Hershey's HQ (total chocolate heaven). I was itching to make a push-up pop with their delicious goodies so I decided on a Hershey's Hot Cocoa Push-Up Pop! The weather is getting colder (not cold enough however, I want snow). Really though, why is it so warm? Instead of pondering climate change, let's ponder chocolate, shall we? I used the Hershey's … { read more }

{Holiday} Duct Tape goes Designer!

These gingerbread houses are made with DUCT TAPE!
Designing And Crafting with Duct Tape!
Duct Tape Goes Designer

You all know my love for washi tape so it's no surprise I've now fallen in love with crafting of a different sort - duct tape! Oh yes, what you used to use for holding industrial type things together has now gone DESIGNER. We're talking adorable crafts, holiday DIYs, + more. Thanks to Platypus Designer Duct Tape®, you can win 8 rolls of your choice to get crafting so be sure to enter … { read more }

{Tutorial & Recipe} Santa Hat Cupcakes

Sweet Gifts Magazine
Santa Hat Cupcake Tutorial! CUTEST Cupcakes Ever!
SANTA HAT CUPCAKE TUTORIAL!

Ready for the cutest treat ever? CUPCAKE-style! We're sharing a sweet cupcake tutorial perfect for those holiday parties or just a holiday afternoon treat. So turn on the holiday tunes (for me that's the Michael Buble Christmas CD) and whip up some of these darling Santa Hat Cupcakes! We're delighted to share this tutorial from Bella Baker who has a new magazine in stores now - Sweet Gifts! Be … { read more }

Letters to Santa Party!

DIY Christmas Trees
letters to santa party!
Letters to Santa Holiday Brunch

We are in full-fledged holiday party mode here and today is no exception. Now, I don't have kids (just a furbaby) but I must say that the baby fever is hitting hard, especially when this darling party hit my inbox. My husband now knows when I get submissions that are amazing because he hears "oh...my...GOSH" and "aww so cute!". This is definitely one of them. Confetti Sunshine is a fabulous blog … { read more }