it’s the holidays. this is not a real post.

Yeah… what I said in the title! I was too busy yesterday to get my act together to do a proper post today. I went […] Read More

dressing rehersal at whole foods market encinitas + holiday ideas + a giveaway!

Christmas is coming up sooner than you think! One thing I always like to do every year is to make homemade gifts for friends – […] Read More

turkey day!

I hope you and your family had a very lovely turkey day, er Thanksgiving, yesterday! I just chilled out at home, helped with making the […] Read More

creamy new york style cheesecake with coconut flavored crust – like cheesecake factory!

I’ve made cheesecake quite a few times… but it has never been as super creamy as the ones at the Cheesecake Factory which has always […] Read More

[product review & recipe] organic peanut butter brookies

A few weeks ago I got an email from Stef of Canarsie Cookies asking if she could send me some of her “brookies”. What the […] Read More

t’s pistachio cake

Jake’s oldest son, T, celebrated his 15th birthday in August! Goodness. Fifteen. Where has all the time gone?! His birthday request? A pistachio cake. Apparently […] Read More