March 2011

StarWars Cookie Sandwich

A friend gave me these cookie cutters and I’ve been waiting for a chance to try them out!  So to celebrate a huge starwars fan’s birthday I finally got them out of the cupboard.  After baking the cookie I felt that it would be too a lot of work to decorate from the outside, and […]

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Turkey & Pesto Sandwiches

This makes a quick weekend lunch, a perfect game day spread or an easy weeknight dinner.  It’s super versatile, but here are my go-to directions. Shopping list: baguette turkey prosciutto provolone pesto (Trader Joe’s is my favorite!) mayo foil How To… Mix together about 2 tablespoons of mayo and 3-4 tablespoons of pesto.  Slice the […]

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Fabulous Fabio

Today was SO much fun… we got to go to Firenze Osteria, Fabio Viviani’s restaurant in LA. We’re super Top Chef fans, so when we found out he started doing sunday afternoon classes,  my hubby got me tickets for my birthday!  I had such an awesome time, and if you have a chance to go […]

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My take on a Chile-Relleno

I like to follow chefs on twitter, but the problem is they’re always posting pictures without a recipe.  This week someone posted a picture of a chile stuffed with beans and rice and called it “enchiladas without the tortilla”.  I was at the store and decided I could easily make it myself, and I have […]

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