Posts tagged ‘entertaining’

May 20th, 2014

Spicy Spanish Flank Steak with Spikerspice Chimichurri Sauce

by Chrissy

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Today we introduce you to a new flavor that is sweeping So Cal and will be soon sweeping the nation.

Spikerspice is a spice that is suitable for every type of dish. Just ask our good friend Brent, himself, who is the spice master and co-founder.

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About a month ago, Brent and I (Spikerspice + Food Made Fresh) teamed up to cater a huge event at the Coachella Music Festival and this marinated Spanish Flank Steak with Chimichurri … Read more...

February 3rd, 2014

Brownie Cupcakes with Coconut Peanut Butter Frosting {and a Birthday!}

by Chrissy

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This past weekend we celebrated Lauren’s day of birth, with our favorite type of gathering: potluck food & plently o’wine with good friends.

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Thankfully, we are surrounded by great people who also have the same affinity for tasty wine and zesty food. We had a ton of yummy appetizers and dishes to go around, for seconds and thirds.

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We capped off the night playing darts and pool down at the local watering hole, followed by 2 AM breakfast burritos at … Read more...

February 26th, 2013

Fluffy Chocolate Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

by Chrissy

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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...

December 13th, 2011

Easy Holiday Gifting: Candy Cane Bark

by Chrissy


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You know those times when you completely stop what your saying or doing and  head off in another direction?

Well, this is one of those times. Literally. I went from warm, cozy bed, to Pearl’s kitchen in 2.5 seconds. Okay, so it was more like 2.5 minutes; give a girl a break for having to (unwillingly) remove the toasty onesie and put on some normal sweats to brave the freezing rain in.

Yes, I have a onesie. … Read more...