Photoshoot Fail – Behind the Scenes

Photoshoot Fail – Behind the Scenes

When our new Punny Valentines arrived last week, we couldn’t wait to take styled photos and share them with all of you.  (This is our favorite batch yet!) It took a few days to gather supplies and sketch out layout ideas, but then we were ready to start! On a...
Woodland Holiday Table

Woodland Holiday Table

This Christmas, my holiday tablescape was inspired by evergreen trees, and I love how it turned out.  First, I used a plain white tablecloth to create a base.  Then I folded a thin, plaid cashmere throw blanket to serve as a runner (going the opposite direction, just...
DIY Gift Bow Drink Markers

DIY Gift Bow Drink Markers

Need a quick and easy idea drink marker idea for your holiday party?  We have one (and it’s a very inexpensive solution)!   All you need is a package of adhesive Mini Gift Bows (like these we snagged at the Dollar Store, 10 bows for $1).  Keep them in a bowl on...
Hot Dr Pepper Cider

Hot Dr Pepper Cider

So many of you messaged us for this recipe, so here you go!  Hot Dr Pepper Cider has been a staple in Kandice’s family for years, so we’re excited to share it with you.  It’s so easy – and delicious!  You can take it a-carol-ing or just whip up...
Infused Maple Sugar Cranberries

Infused Maple Sugar Cranberries

Sugared cranberries are a delightful holiday treat, but they’re even better when you make them with maple syrup!  Our favorite is the Cinnamon + Vanilla Infused Maple Syrup from Runamok (available in the store).  It’s delicious!  If you want to wow your...
Poinsettia Holiday Cocktail

Poinsettia Holiday Cocktail

For Small Business Saturday this year, we served a festive cocktail that everyone loved!  Since so any of you messaged us and asked for the recipe, we thought we would post it here for reference. Poinsettia Cocktail 1/2 oz. triple sec 3 oz. cranberry juice 3 oz....
Small Business Saturday 2017

Small Business Saturday 2017

“If you are lucky enough to find a way of life you love, you have to find the courage to live it.”  – John Irving Any small business owner will tell you that it is NOT easy. There are a lot of hats to wear and a lot of juggling to do, but we do it because we...
Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup

I originally got this recipe from a Caribbean cookbook when I visited Jamaica, but since it calls for “Scotch Bonnet Sauce” (made from a pepper local to the islands but not native to Texas), I’ve adapted it over the years.  It’s pretty easy to...