Blogger Christmas Traditions: Tori from the sTORIook

Christmas 2014-12

Blogger Christmas tradition week continues with our good friend Tori from the sTORIbook. Tori is another San Antonio blogger that we love. Tori blogs about being a mom and balancing her PR work life with fashion and a toddler. She’s a business savvy entrepreneur and we’re so excited to follow along on her next adventure […]


Blogger Christmas Traditions: Haeley from Design Improvised

Christmas Traditions: Design Improvised

Next up in our Christmas traditions post is Haeley, the creative genius behind Design Improvised. We love Haeley and her amazing decorating style and all her fun how to’s (she’s a genius with balloons!). The best part about Haeley is that she’s even kinder and more generous than she seems on her blog. She’s always […]

Blogger Christmas Traditions: Courtney from Pizzazzerie

Blogger Christmas: Pizzazzerie

We loved guest posting on Pizzazzerie this Fall, and we knew that we wanted Courtney to participate in our Christmas Traditions week.  Courtney has an amazing blog, and she’s living my dream of being a published cookbook author! This is Courtney’s first Christmas with her baby girl (#babypizzazzerie), and we knew she’d have some wonderful […]

Blogger Christmas Traditions: Anne with an E

Blogger Christma Traditions

We’re so excited this week to bring you Christmas traditions from some of our favorite bloggers. You’re going to love getting to know these ladies, and hopefully you’ll get some new ideas for some holiday traditions of your own! First up this week is my cousin Anne. You might know her from Bloom, her personal […]

Christmas Cranberry Smoothie

Cranberry Christmas Smoothie | Handmade Mood

We’re excited to be sharing this recipe as part of Williams-Sonoma Smoothie Week. If you need a break from all the cookie madness, and are ready for a little something refreshing, we’ve got just the thing for you. We’re combining the classic holiday flavors of cranberry, orange and egg nog. At first glance, this might not sound […]

Gift Guide: For the Men in Your Life

Yahoo Style Gift Guide

For our final day of gift guides this week, we’re first focusing on the men. I’m not going to lie, I love buying for my sisters and my girlfriends, because I know how much they appreciate receiving beautiful things. I’m not saying that men don’t appreciate beautiful things, but it’s a little more difficult to […]

Gift Guide: Baby Edition

HMM Baby Gift Guide

This is the final installment of Stephanie’s Children’s gift guide. This is the baby edition, so if you know someone who’s just had a baby, or someone who is due any day now, this is the list for you. Bamboo Meal Set  Puj Spout Cover Wooden Animal Plate   Twig Creative Instamatic Wooden Toy Camera […]

HEB Virtual Holiday Progressive Dinner: The Tabletop

HEB Virtual Progressive Dinner

We’re so excited to be participating in HEB’s Virtual Holiday Progressive Dinner. Every day this week a Texas blogger will be showcasing a different element to this dinner party – and we’re glad you are here with us to start today! We were invited to create the tabletop design. We’re setting the mood for the rest […]

Holiday Tabletop, and HEB Virtual Holiday Progressive Dinner


Starting December 8th through the 12th you can share an image of your favorite holiday dish/drink/décor on Instagram using the hashtag #HEBJoyvilleSweeps and tagging @HEB. One winner on each day will receive a $100 gift card and a prize pack priced at $50.00 We’re so excited that HEB has asked us to participate in a […]

Neighbor Gift Round Up

GIFT GUIDE | Handmade Mood

We hope you all enjoyed your Thanksgiving yesterday. We actually celebrated with family on Wednesday, so I’m sufficiently recovered from my turkey coma to be wide awake for shopping this morning! I may not actually leave the house, and instead just surf for internet deals, which means that I’m also prepping to share a few […]

Leftover Turkey Pot Pie

Turkey Pot Pie | Handmade Mood

When we were given the opportunity to create a recipe with I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter, Amanda and Candice were a little nervous. They weren’t all about the ICBNB, but I convinced them that they needed to get rid of their preconceived notions and embrace the vegetable oil spread! The new recipes are made […]