Sriracha Ranch Deviled Eggs

By | 2018-07-08T22:31:12-08:00 June 4th, 2018|Categories: Dairy Free, Fish Free, Gluten Free, Grain Free, Peanut Free, Recipes, Shellfish Free, Soy Free, Tree Nut Free|Tags: , , , , |

When I think about summer, I think about getting outside and grilling. My preferred flavor of summer is a mix of watermelon, charred meat, a cold lemonade, and deviled eggs. I grew up in the South where a crystal  deviled egg platter is something in everyone’s china cabinet,and having a plastic one with a lid to take to cookouts is almost required. However, I remember deviled eggs being a special treat, because they took a lot of time to make. [...]

Chicken Sausage Dolmas

By | 2016-03-10T14:47:21-08:00 March 10th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Corn Free, Gluten Free, Peanut Free, Recipes, Soy Free, Tree Nut Free|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I don't know if I have mentioned this, but my husband and I live with another couple and their baby (it helps when you live in Southern California). The other husband is part Syrian and has made something that he calls "yebret" (Mediterranean Grape Leaf Rolls). He recently made some, but had leftover grape I decided to make dolmas. We found a local Greek grocery store that carries grape leaves that are gluten and corn free.   I began by placing [...]

Bonus: How to Throw a Summer Dinner Party

By | 2015-07-03T16:25:08-08:00 July 3rd, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

  On the morning of our summer dinner  party, Elizabeth and I met to make food and decorate our space. In anticipation of our meal we gathered our recipes, ingredients, and set out a cooking timeline. Between dishes, I set up the gathering spaces for the party.Our concept was simple. We wanted a casual, desert-inspired grey and green color scheme that would provide a neutral background and highlight the food. Looking to keep setup as easy as possible, and wanting [...]