Sidecar Doughnuts in Santa Monica

The weather in Santa Monica can get on the colder side sometimes, especially in the mornings and the evenings. I'm okay with that because it makes for a nice balance. Plus with the cooler mornings that means I can still get some use out of...

Spinach Artichoke Stuffed Mushrooms

Are you a big fan of spinach artichoke dip like I am? Spinach and artichoke is a pretty popular combination and when you meld that together with creamy cheese, the flavors and textures are undeniably delicious. The dip is a great item to serve at...

Check Out these Books for your Favorite Foodie!

Over the years, I've built up a solid collection of kitchen equipment, gadgets, and housewares. So when it comes to the holidays and I'm asked what I would like as a gift it's really hard to say because I don't necessarily need anything. There is...

Summertime Snacks & Outdoor Essentials

August is a month that makes me both happy and sad. Happy because it is my birthday month! Sad because it means summer is almost over. Before we know it, the leaves will be changing color and the air will turn crisp. Until then, I've...

Elevate Your Avocado Toast with Raw Honey

The first thing you're probably thinking is honey has no business mixing with my avocado toast. That's where I will change your mind, forever. Second thing you might be thinking is what is raw honey? A couple of weeks ago in the ceramics studio one of...