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How to Make Pumpkin-Praline Mousse Cornucopias with Puff Pastry!

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Fall baking is absolutely my favorite. The flavors of pumpkin, maple, cinnamon, apple, etc are just delish! There are so many unique combinations you can bake up + so many sweet treats to try. So, when Pepperidge Farm asked me if I wanted to participate in their Puff Pastry Challenge - I was thrilled! I'm excited to help … { Continue Reading }

How to Make Donut-Shaped Pies!

Pie Donuts!

I like pie. I like donuts. I also like baking the "wrong" item in the "wrong" pan. Why not? So began my attempt to make pie donuts. Or donut pies? Pienuts? Dopies? I don't care what you call them but I'm calling them delish. Q: "Aren't they just mini pies with a hole in it?" A: "No no no! You go make a mini pie, cut a hole … { Continue Reading }

Sweet! Magazine + How to Achieve a Perfectly Smooth Cake!

Sweet! Magazine Cover on Pizzazzerie

You know I love all things new in the cake world! I just finished shooting my next book - Frostings - it will release Spring 2013! I can't wait. Speaking of frosting and cake, I was tickled to receive an email about the new Sweet! Cakes, Bakes, & Pretty Makes magazine! It hit newsstands 3 days ago (September 20, 2012) and is … { Continue Reading }

10 Pink Party Food + Drinks

10 Pink Party Foods + Drinks on Pizzazzerie

We love pink around here for a lot of reasons. Next month is Breast Cancer Awareness Month with its signature pink color, lots of parties revolve around pink (baby showers, bridal showers, birthdays, etc), it's just plain cute, and well - who needs a reason to love pink? We rounded up our favorite pink party foods (with some … { Continue Reading }

How to Make Mojito Popsicles!

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Summer might be on it's way out the door but it's time for one last summer fling (hello Labor Day). The heat is definitely still around (at least here in Tennessee) so I whipped up some boozy popsicles to beat the heat. BACARDI was nice enough to send over some of their new Classic Cocktails Light to try in both Pina Colada and … { Continue Reading }