Holiday Hosting with Pottery Barn decor

Chanda and I may or may not have jumped up and down a bit when Pottery Barn of SLO called us and asked to partner with us this Holiday Season ūüėȬ† They recently underwent a re-model to create a more spacious and inviting store and we were SO excited to collaborate for their grand re-opening!! We were like little kids …

Vegan Chestnut & Parsnip Soup with Apples, Whiskey, and Sage

Seasonal eating isn’t a political statement or a trend for me. ¬†It simply inspires me, and goes along with the ebbs and flows of life. ¬†I honestly love all the nuances and details that come with every new harvest time. ¬†It’s the poignant details like how the hot season is bedecked with juicy tomatoes, crisp peppers and spicy chilis that …

Easy Copper and Wood Ladder Anthropologie Hack

When the weather gets wet and cold outside, I admittedly slow down on wood-working projects. ¬†Something about numb, cold fingers and electrical power tools in the rain that just doesn’t always intrigue me towards creativity. LOL. ¬†There is an exception, though. ¬†If it’s a project that I can whip up in less than an hour, and it makes my home …

Turkey Chestnut Wrap with Pomegranate Molasses Drizzle

This is a major flavor explosion full of seasonal flavors and a great way to use up some leftover turkey next week! ¬†The key players are caramelized onions, roasted chestnuts, bleu cheese and pomegranate. ¬†I love that this is a go-bold-or-go-home type of sandwich, and that it feels just swanky enough to star in the leading role of any classy …