Posts tagged ‘christmas’

November 21st, 2013

Pumpkin Parmesan Sauce with Farro {+ Homemade Pumpkin Puree}

by Chrissy

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If you have never made homemade pumpkin purée and maybe just figured it came out of a can, don’t worry, I used to think that too.

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But now that I’ve crossed over to the other side, I can assure that you are missing out on the good stuff.

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Try it this season. Try it now. With Pumpkin Pie’s biggest day coming up, you will be doing yourself, your family, friends, and the glorious pumpkin a great service, if you make … Read more...

October 30th, 2013

Baked Cinnamon French Toast

by Chrissy

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Eat your hearts out.

This baked French toast is decadent, full of cinnamon-sugary flavor and perfect in texture.

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Some of my favorite memories of Christmas morning or other family gatherings, start with a sweet scent wafting out of the kitchen, down the hall, and into my bedroom, to gently alert me that it’s time to get up.

This is the only alarm that I wake up to, on the first time.

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Its impossible to snooze through fresh baked anythingRead more...

December 27th, 2012

Cranberry Eggnog Muffins

by Chrissy

While I am not the biggest eggnog fan out there, I certainly do love it in place of creamer for my coffee. And apparently, I now love it baked in muffins. I can only imagine what eggnog would taste like in pancakes…

Props to those of you who can chug a whole glass of eggnog…maybe I’ll be able to in another life. For now, I’ll stick to incorporating this holiday flavor into tasty treats.

If you are still harboring relatives … Read more...

December 20th, 2012

The Best Caramel Corn

by Chrissy

 I would like to introduce the pretty girl behind today’s guest post, my new sister in-law who is also named Lauren. True story.

Disclaimer: this Caramel Corn is truly the BEST of its kind. Some people blame the “holiday season” for gaining a few  pounds, but I proudly owe it all to this stuff. It’s the most addicting thing out there. I’ll just be hanging in the kitchen waiting for the morning coffee to brew and I find that Read more...

December 19th, 2012

3 Easy Jarred Foodie Christmas Gifts {and we were on the news!}

by Lauren

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First, our second appearance on San Diego Living was yesterday! 

Check out our live demo on how to make some gifts from the kitchen:

Gifts From The Little Yellow Kitchen

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We made jarred Peppermint Hot Cocoa, Christmas M&M Oatmeal Cookies, and Curried Lentil Soup. We also made quite a mess on the set. Flour, cocoa powder and lentils were everywhere!

It was a ton of fun and now we want to share the recipes with you. Your coworkers, friends, … Read more...