Baked Lemon Cod

Want to hear a confession? When I took my first ever job as a private chef I have absolutely ZERO idea how to make fish. […]

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Roasted Tomato Basil Soup

Roasted Tomato Basil Soup from (@whatsgabycookin)

Hands down the best tomato soup I’ve ever made! I’ve served this with a grill cheese or a garlic cheesy toast or with a croque monsieur if I’m really living on the edge. YOLO. […]

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Chicken Kefta Wraps

How is it possible I’ve gone this long in life without ever making Chicken Kefta Wraps?? Who am I?

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Asparagus, Basil and Corn Salad

Asparagus, Basil and Corn – a few of my favorite things loaded up into one gorgeous salad with a balsamic vinaigrette to top it all off! […]

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Tropical Pineapple Salsa

Seeing as how it’s my favorite day of the year (minus my birthday which is quickly approaching) I’ll be feasting on chips, salsa and guac all day long, I thought we should dip into a Tropical Pineapple Salsa to jazz things up a bit and celebrate Cinco de Mayo! I’m feeling very tropical these days. […]

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Almond Coconut Granola

This Almond Coconut Granola is crazy delicious! I promise it’s going to become a staple in your house!  Today is a big day. A super huge big day. I can’t even wait until tonight. But first – Breaking Bad last night. OMG. I can’t even deal with it. The fact that the entire season wraps next […]

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Avocado Prosciutto Crostini

Hip Hip Hooray for avocados!!! Just because it’s the middle of fall doesn’t mean that we can still eat the worlds most perfect food. Wait, is it still considered fall? Or are we into winter? Who knows. Seasons don’t exist here in LA. But avocados are still all over the market and I couldn’t be […]

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Pineapple Breakfast Cake

Oh my gosh you guys! I’m finally home for more than 4 days at a time. It’s basically the best feeling ever. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve been galavanting around the country doing some fabulous fun things, but there really isn’t anywhere better than home, right? And now it’s time to get down to business and get […]

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Cappuccino Brownies

Exactly 1 month from today, on August 25th, I’m getting hitched. You guys, it feels like yesterday when I got engaged. Where on earth have these last 10 months gone? There is still so much to be done! All the little DIY projects. Homemade favors. Handmade ceramic salt and pepper cellars. Fun rustic wood accents. Picking […]

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Cilantro and Pepita Pesto

I’m a homemade pesto kinda gal. What about you guys? It’s just too easy. And you can make little adjustments here and there to use what you have on hand. For example, no pinenuts? No problem! Throw in some cashews or walnuts and call it a day! No basil? Problem solved – cilantro is delish! […]

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Mustard Herb Vinaigrette

I figure life is all about balance. Monday = slutty brownies. Wednesday = salads!! Specifically salads with this Herb Mustard Vinaigrette. wooohoo. Balance. It’s the story of my life. Other things that I try to balance, my inordinate amount of lululemon pants with fabulous heels, my obsession with trashy TV and the real news, etc. […]

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Potatoes Romanoff – A Fancy Twice Baked Potato

I’m totally ready for fall. I’m ready for super comforting meals that I get to eat while sitting at home, in my sweat pants, with my slippers on! And I’m ready for Thanksgiving. Too soon perhaps? Considering the fact that it’s still about 80 degrees here in LA, I guess this Potato Romanoff dish will […]

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