Posts tagged ‘dinner party’

March 14th, 2014

Asian Pulled Pork Sliders {with Asian Slaw}

by Chrissy

Asian Pulled Pork Sliders with Slaw_LYK4

These past couple of days I was up in Mammoth with my man and his family. While we didn’t get much relaxation time, we sure did get in a ton of mountain time, snowboarding some really amazing snow, on brisk but glorious sunny days. It was just the most beautiful setting to romp around in, apart from work and out of the kitchen for a hot sec.

Asian Pulled Pork Sliders with Slaw_LYK2

Ps. sorry for the shortage of posts this week! The slight hiatus was … Read more...

February 3rd, 2014

Through the Looking Glass {Food for Thought}

by Lauren

Welcome to our second installment of LYK Food for Thought. Read on for some helpful tips on keeping your glassware sparkly and clean!

Glassware abounds after having friends over for dinner. And who does the dishes in your house? Fortunately my husband is a wonderful person who stays up long after the guests have left, and he does ALL the dishes. I come downstairs in the morning, and you would never even know we had 10 for dinner! I Read more...

October 23rd, 2013

Dia de Los Muertos

by Lauren


Chris and I (ok, maybe just I) have been playing with the idea of participating in a CSA. My justification for the $20 is simple, we don’t have TV and therefore no cable bill so why not redistribute that money to having delicious local foods land on our doorstep. Seems logical right? I think so.

Anyway, Suzie’s Farm was one of my top choices for CSA in San Diego so when they emailed us about the opportunity to check out … Read more...

June 26th, 2012

The Perfect Paella with Lemon Garlic Aioli

by Lauren


Many things take quite a bit of effort and time but are always worth the wait.

Last night we made Almond Butter, Honey and Banana Bread and let me tell you somethin’…quick breads are not that quick. Seriously, 50 minutes in the oven?! But, it was worth the wait.

Chris recently built an Earth box and planted some vegetables in it for me…using seedlings. Someday, it’ll be worth the wait.


My mom would most likely say that the effort in … Read more...