Mini Chocolate Pastry Donuts for Valentine’s Day!

MINI Chocolate Pastry Donuts! LOVE this easy two-step recipe!
Puff Pastry Winner
Mini Chocolate Pastry Donuts - taste like mini cronuts!

So you know that cronut insanity that hit the nation this year? Well, these little cuties taste just like a mini pastry donut or - yep, you got it - a "cronut"! All the little flaky layers are oh so delish but no slaving away trying to make it. Pepperidge Farm has a product called Pastry Cups that does all the work for you so your little donut-meets-cronut is ready in no time! This is also one of … { read more }

12 Sweet Valentine’s Day Recipes!

Chocolate covered strawberries that look like roses!
Red Velvet Oreo Truffle Brownie Bars by Pizzazzerie
Heart Shaped Cinnamon Rolls for Valentine's Day!

Valentine's Day is almost here! All the cute heart-shaped and Valentine's goodies are just too cute! I always love making my husband and his coworkers some cute "Valentine sweets" and wanted to pull together a round-up of some of my favorite treats from around the web! I just love all these cuties and hope you will find a sweet treat to make for your friends and family! From the mini heart s'mores … { read more }

{Party Feature} Sweet & Chic Bow Party!

Sweet + Chic Bow Party Photos + Inspiration! Perfect for Valentine's Day!
Sweet + Chic Bow Party Photos + Inspiration! Perfect for Valentine's Day!
Sweet + Chic Bow Party Photos + Inspiration! Perfect for Valentine's Day!

Valentine's Day is just a few short weeks away and we are thrilled to share this adorably chic bow party styled by Michele Brown! You know we love details around these parts and this time around I think one of my favorite elements are the bow shaped cookies! I love how each side of the bow mimics a heart! Too cute! I'll let Michele take it from here to share all the darling details! "Lacey bows, … { read more }

Cute Mini Heart S’more Treats!

Make Heart S'mores for Valentine's Day!
Make Heart S'mores for Valentine's Day!
Make Heart S'mores for Valentine's Day!

With Valentine's Day around the corner, I've been eyeing all the cute pink and red treats in the stores! Among all the chocolate, I spotted some pink and white heart marshmallows - hello - perfect for Valentine's heart s'mores! They're big, fluffy, and oh so delicious! I went to work whipping up a mini s'more treat! If you have to create little Valentine's for friends or your children's friends … { read more }

DIY Valentine’s Treat Bags!

Free Valentine's Day Treat Bag Toppers

Create your OWN cute Valentine's at home with these free printable treat bag toppers! Check out my latest project for eHow right here! There are four super cute designs (1 featured above) for you to download and print!   … { read more }

DIY “You Make Me Melt” Valentine!

You Make Me Melt Valentine!
You Make Me Melt Valentine!
You Make Me Melt Valentine!

I am so excited for Valentines Day! Don't you just love cute little ideas to hand out to the little loved ones in your life? Give out a cute little ice cream cone that won't actually melt, but might melt your loved one's little hearts.You don't need much to put together these "You Make Me Melt" Valentines. All you will need is a variety of colors and shapes of pom poms, "You Make Me Melt" … { read more }

Cute + Easy Valentine’s Day Toffee

Cute + Easy Valentine's Day Toffee!

Valentine's Day is less than a month away! To me, that means one month closer to this baby girl - aah! I'm knee deep in nursery swatches but had to stop and share this recipe I recently created for eHow! If you're looking for a cute + easy treat for Valentine's Day, then check out my recipe over on eHow! You'll find step-by-step pictures and instructions for recreating this tasty toffee. … { read more }

{Valentine’s Day} Love is in the Air!

Red & White Striped Valentine's Day Birthday Party!
Gorgeous Pink Cake!
Heart Tomato Skewers for Valentine's Day!

If you know me then you know I'm a total sucker for black and white stripes. So when this Valentine's Party hit my inbox and I saw that black and white striped cake - I was smitten! Sofia of Bistrot Chic (in Portugal!!) styled up the party for her husband's birthday which falls near Valentine's Day. She added in pops of pink but I love the overall "black and red" theme with stripes. The "Love is … { read more }

Heart-Shaped Raspberry S’more Macarons!

How to Make Raspberry S'more Filled Heart Macarons
Raspberry S'more Macarons - Full instructions for making these for Valentine's Day!

Macarons are my new favorite little treat. I am not 100% confident in my macaron baking ability (yet!) which is why I'm so excited to share this tutorial for Raspberry S'more Macarons from Tessa Lindow Huff! Tessa was a part of the team for my book Frostings which releases this summer! She is SUPER sweet and talented, and I just adore having her share her sweet ideas here on Pizzazzerie. I just … { read more }

Call Me Maybe Valentine’s Party!

Call Me Maybe Valentines Day Party - A Blissful Nest 001
Call Me Maybe Valentine's Day Party!
Call Me Maybe Valentine's Day Party!

Maybe it's because this song is still super catchy to me and I adore it OR better yet, it's because this party styling is spot-on miraculous - but when this hit my inbox, I about died! The world NEEDS to see this amazingness.  The team behind this amazingness? My friends Mariah of Giggles Galore and Rebekah of A Blissful Nest. These 2 gals are bee-YOND creative. Anything they touch turns to … { read more }