Archive for July, 2010

EASY DIY SWEATER SCARF

I know it's a little warm out to think of scarves right now, but this is great way to recycle old sweaters if you're doing any closet cleaning.                  

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RED BEAN CHILI

This is a great hearty chili recipe using ground turkey, lots of red beans, and a little cocoa.  It's really delicious!!  (I use ground turkey breast when I make it)   This recipe is from Smitten Kitchen, one of my favorite sites.  Here is the link for the full recipe.   For my vegetarian readers–you could [...]

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PINS ARE UP ON THE SITE

The pins from last weeks shoot I did with Jane are up on the site.  Go and have a look, there are a lot of great ones!  Thanks for the cute drawing Jane!    

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CAROL’S MIXED BERRY PIE

Carol decided to bake on Sunday.  She has been making this same pie recipe for years–it's actually from her Williams Sonoma kids baking cookbook, but don't laugh–it's a great basic pie recipe.     I hung around to snap photos, and of course–eat pie!     I'm posting the recipe at the end for the [...]

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THE NOWNESS

Our feature on the Nowness is up.  Go and have a look!!  

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VINTAGE BROOCHES

I was recently inspired by this picture from J. Crew to get out some of my vintage pins for the site.     Jane and I did a little photo shoot.                 Karen and will get these pins up on the site this week.          

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QUICK VEGETABLE CURRY FOR BETH

I have two recipes for you all over the weekend.  While we were in Tokyo with my dear friend Beth a couple of months back, we had a great tasting vegetable curry at an Indian restaurant.  This recipe comes pretty close to matching its flavor.  It's super easy to make.  This curry has a strong [...]

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ORANGE CHOCOLATE CHIPPERS

My second recipe is Orange Chocolate Chippers.  This is my grandma's secret recipe.  I've eaten these cookies my entire life, and I never get tired of them.  It is definitely my most requested recipe!!  Carol is in charge of making these in our house.  Hers are always the best!  This cookie is decadent.      [...]

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THE NOWNESS

Jane and I were recently approached by the Nowness to do a photo shoot at home.  We were so flattered!!  Jane and I are both huge fans of the site.  That news was thrilling enough, but then we were told that Douglas Friedman would be the photographer-Jane and I flipped!  I have posted some of Douglas' [...]

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BROCCOLI LA DUNI PART TWO

I recently posted my version of the delicious broccoli they serve at our local restaurant, La Duni.  La Duni serves up a variety of gourmet latin dishes.  It's one of our favorite places to visit when we're in Dallas.  Back to the broccoli.  La Duni was kind enough to invite me into the kitchen to learn [...]

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