Posts tagged ‘baby shower’

May 12th, 2014

Roasted Turkey, Brie & Apple Butter Wrap

by Chrissy

Turkey Apple Brie Wrap_LYK4

For Mother’s Day weekend, although I wasn’t able to be with my Momma, I know she would have loved these tasty wraps. The smokey roasted turkey, and the sweet and tangy spiced apple butter spread remind me a little bit like the holidays and cooking in the kitchen together. The creamy brie and the crisp apple are the perfect fillings.

Turkey Apple Brie Wrap_LYK2

Now that I think of it, this is kind of like a cheese board wrapped up in a carb cloak. … Read more...

April 9th, 2013

Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

by Chrissy

Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting_LYK2

If you didn’t already catch the details from the baby shower that I threw for my lovely sister, here’s the recap.

I am so excited to share these little carrot cake morsels of love with you, since they are now my favorites!

Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting_LYK1

My family has always loved carrot cake, but it’s not often that we grew up celebrating with it. Somehow chocolate cake trumped all others, but I suppose that just made carrot cake even more special when we … Read more...

April 1st, 2013

Quinoa Salad and a Baby Shower

by Chrissy

Roasted Tomato and Arugula Quinoa Salad_LYK3

This past weekend I had the great honor of hosting my older sister’s baby shower. If you haven’t guessed it already, the LYK catered the food. It was pretty much the one requirement I was given when planning the shower. Everything else was free-reign.

Curry Chicken Salad_LYK1

For two days, my momma’s kitchen was turned into a massive food prep zone. It probably should have been taped off as a “caution-zone”, while food filled every nook and cranny and knives were flying to … Read more...

February 26th, 2013

Fluffy Chocolate Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

by Chrissy

Fluffy Chocolate Cupcakes w Cream Cheese Frosting_LYK2

These sweet little engagement party cupcakes were such a hit with our friends. And yes, they are as good as they look! Probably even better, since me + a pastry bag of frosting = a little bit sketchy.

My sister has already requested them for her baby shower, next month.

Apparently, we do catering now. Keep it rollin’. We take requests. We just need to work on the space issue. After all, we do reside in a very little…yellow…kitchen.… Read more...