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Secret Recipe // Quinoa + Rice Bowl

A couple of weeks ago we were shooting this healthy snack at one of our favorite Santa Monica eateries, M Street Kitchen, when this Quinoa and Black Rice Curry Bowl came waltzing by and stopped us in our tracks.  For starters, it’s great for people just cooking for one and perfect for anyone who likes to use leftovers for future lunches.  Not to even mention it’s as nutritious as it is delicious.  (Score!) Keep reading for the recipe and how to get this perfectly plated look, too! Quinoa & Black Rice Green Curry Bowl …

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Looks We Love for Shower Season

  The invitations have all gone out and whether it’s a baby or a bride you’re celebrating, chances are you’ll be attending a shower or two over the next few months.  Some women naturally have a closet full of bright, poppy dresses just begging to be worn for a bridal brunch or afternoon high tea for bébé.  For others, though, the idea sends them into a tizzy.  Whether you’re most comfortable in a vintage frock or a pair of boyfriend jeans, one of these dresses should be just right.  Happy celebrating!  (For …

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My Style // Dress Season

With winter nearly behind us, I keep finding myself day dreaming of summer.  I’m so looking forward to Friday night wine tastings at Barnsdall and having friends over for dinner in the backyard.  I’ve even thought about instituting a weekly Thursday evening margarita night with girlfriends. (You can take the girl out of Texas…) One of my favorite things about dressing for the spring and summer is how easy it is to throw on a dress and couple of accessories and look perfectly pulled together.  No rolling of sleeves and …

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What To Listen To Now // March

There is a strong likelihood that it hasn’t crossed your mind yet that today marks just two months until my favorite holiday, Cinco de Mayo.  You’re welcome for bringing that to your attention.  Yesterday, on the other hand,  marked the day that my tiny little babe turned 11 months old which has me in full-blown first birthday party planning mode.  So far the party is a Minnie Mouse theme with strong Cinco de Mayo undertones.  (Yes it does sound just as crazy to me as it does to you, but who doesn’t love margaritas, a …

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