Thanksgiving

An Effortless Chic Friendsgiving in Dripping Springs

As we were packing up our house in LA last spring, memories of past parties we’ve hosted there came flooding back.  Some of my favorites were the black and gold themed New Year’s Eve bash where a backyard dance party broke out and went into the wee hours, the 30th birthday party complete with DJ and an ample supply of French 75’s, and an “LA Family Christmas” party where all of the guys ended up at the top of the rickety old treehouse in our backyard.  These were all pre-kids when life seemed to have a lot more …

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Cast-Iron Mini Pumpkin Pie Recipe

This mini pumpkin pie recipe is so cute to serve up as a Thanksgiving or fall dessert. Baked and served in mini skillets, these darling desserts are sure to please your guests! When it comes to our marriage, our roles in the kitchen have always been pretty clearly defined.  I cook, he cleans… and most nights I’m pretty sure I have the easier of the jobs.  I can make just about anything and it’s usually really delicious (if I do say so myself!), but I’m a real pro at being able to dirty the most amount of dishes and …

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Recipes || Roasted Root Vegetable Skewers

Vegetable skewers aren’t just for summer cookouts! The roasted root veggie skewers are the perfect addition for a fall or Thanksgiving meal. Easy and quick to make, they are a perfect way to make the most of all of the gorgeous fall produce. The summer farmer’s markets are undeniably lush, full of the sweetest berries and leafy greens of every sort, but fall has it’s own allure.  Pumpkins, potatoes, and squash of every variety abound and this cooler, breezy weather has me craving new meals.  Suddenly shrimp tacos and …

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Gluten-Free Ginger Cookies with Salted Caramel Filling

These Gluten-Free Ginger Cookies really are the things that dreams are made of! Filled with a tasty salted caramel cream cheese frosting, these cookies will be the star of the show! Perfect for the holidays and cookie exchanges! If you’re looking for a dessert addition to your Thanksgiving menu or pre-planning a way to be the hit of the holiday cookie exchange, these little gems are your ticket!  Time consuming? Yes.  Worth it?  Absolutely! How to Make Gluten-Free Ginger Cookies For the Ginger-Molasses Cookies: Preheat oven to 350 …

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