Archive for August, 2010

Tequila Cosmo

Tequila Cosmo

What could be a cooler way to have a Cosmo than to add tequila?  I had a particularly hectic and, at times, frustrating weekend (frustrated at my own mistakes BTW) so I woke this morning thinking today I should skip school (by school, I mean work) and lounge on my deck (by which I mean […]

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Daiquiri

Daiquiri

I can’t believe the summer is almost over.  I am trying to understand what that means to me as a new New Yorker.  Summer is year round in Los Angeles so I am certain I am about to have the shock of my life when Labor Day comes and goes and suddenly I have to […]

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Creamsicle Margarita

Creamsicle Margarita

I have always loved creamsicles. Recently I discovered a bakery with creamsicle cheesecake! It was heavenly, very rich and almost too much but I loved every last bite. When I stumbled on this recipe for a creamsicle margarita, I knew I had to give it a try. It did not disappoint and if you drink […]

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Tofu Potato Frittata

Tofu Potato Frittata

I haven’t posted anything for my vegetarian friends in quite some time.  Shame on me.  I was obsessed these past few weeks with chocolate and cocktails.  Go figure! This is a perfect recipe for breakfast or brunch.  It’s delightful when served with your favorite salsa, either a traditional tomato or a mango. Ingredients: 8 oz. […]

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Power Punch

Power Punch

It sure seems to be shower season and I am not discussing the stuff from the clouds. I have been invited to shower after shower lately (and am grateful for being included!) so I thought I would share this delicious punch that is perfect for a shower or a family gathering. Any soiree that requires […]

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Cool Cubes

Cool Cubes

My girlfriend Robin got me a fabulous book a few years ago called Highballs High Heels.  It says it’s a girls guide to the art of cocktails.  It has plenty of recipes that I will share with you here.  Today I am going to share a great idea for your next cocktail party–make creative and […]

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Left to Right…

Left to Right...

…Me, Martha and Garnet.  Yes, the photo has arrived proving to those who missed our segment that my brother and I were indeed the sibling guests on the Martha Stewart Show.  If you missed it, you can read about our experience here.  Thank you for the indulgence. xo–me

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