Recipes

The Best of Grilling Recipes

I don’t know if you guys saw this on the news or not, but it turns out summer 2015 is going to be the best summer yet!  How lucky are we?!  This weekend for us is a total Memorial Day cliche– full of backyard hang outs and a pool party to top it off.  In fact, my goal for this weekend is to spend as little time inside as possible (dream big!), which means the grill is going to get some serious use!  We usually only break out the grill for burgers and pizzas (the best!), but I’m determined to try out some new recipes this …

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Iced Salted Caramel Latte with Nespresso

While I’m still in denial that it’s Monday already (where did the weekend go?!), I’m super excited to be sharing this Nespresso recipe with you.  I’ve been drinking Nespresso for over 7 years and swear by their coffee!  It’s the best taste of any coffee you can brew at home and I even prefer it to most coffee shops.  Since it’s April (and feels like June here in Southern California) it’s the perfect time to switch from hot coffee to iced, and this is my favorite way to make it!  To makes thing …

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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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Secret Recipe // M Street’s Kale Chips

Since March is now upon us with all of her madness and spring break travels, it seems as fitting a time as any to start opting for healthier snacks.  With that in mind, we are bringing back our Secret Recipe series starting with one of our favorite snacks from one of our favorite restaurants.  Kale chips anyone?  These aren’t just any kale chips.  These kale chips are coated with a house made chile cashew butter and baked to perfection at M Street Kitchen in Santa Monica.  If you haven’t visited this spot yet, it’s …

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