Posts tagged ‘recipes’

January 7th, 2014

Stir Fryin’ it Up on TV!

by Chrissy

Veggie Stir Fry & Cauliflower Fried Rice_LYK4

Yesterday, we had the privilege of doing another live cooking demo on San Diego Living, Channel 6’s weekday morning segment.

Here it is!

(pretend that you can see the video here. I looks like the link on their website is unable to embed  so while I get it figured out, please click the link to view it! –> VIDEO: Meatless Monday Meal Swaps on Channel 6, San Diego Living)

And here we are, getting all prepped and ready in … Read more...

January 16th, 2013

Do you juice? We’ve got recipes!

by Lauren

You would if you had a Bella NutriPro Cold Press Juicer. Let me tell you. This thing is a silent wonder. Yes, I said silent.


Our previous juicer sounded like a tornado ripping through the house but this one is sooo quiet – you can still hear music, have a conversation, and even hear yourself think with it running.

Before I even get into the juicing part of this machine, can I just say it makes sorbet?! And nut … Read more...

May 24th, 2012

Things you need for Memorial Day

by Lauren

This will be the first Memorial Day that I can remember where rain is in the forecast for San Diego. SO sad. I plan to have a few cocktails and a burger either way.

Did we mention that we are moving this weekend? Yep. It’s literally to an apartment next door but a move none the less. When Memorial Day hits on Monday we will be oh, so happy for a break…and as usual good food!

First things first, …

February 2nd, 2012

Super Bowl Sunday Finger Foods

by Lauren

Super Sunday already?! My, my how time flies when you’re having fun.

I personally can’t wait to indulge in mini corn dogs, sliders and 7 layer dip until I can indulge no longer.

Hopefully you are having guests over this weekend so you can make of these fantastic dishes made for a crowd!

Lightened Up Artichoke Spinach Dip

Pear, Bacon, Gorgonzola Pizza 

Cream Cheese Shrimp Wontons

Buffalo Chicken Fingers

Pesto n’ Peas Pasta Salad

Mushroom Baked Brie Bites

December 5th, 2011

LYK Blogiversary!

by Chrissy


Go ahead, open your present.

Ooo, OOO. What could it possibly be?

Personalized YELLOW aprons and much needed  YELLOW oven mitts, to match! How perfect! [Thanks, Jen, Sarah & Mom. We absolutely adore them!]

Today marks the 1st year anniversary of the LYK. Yes, ’tis true. We have spent the last year creating, cooking, styling, photographing, and eating loads of food.

Oh, we have also done some