let them just eat/ the marie antoinette indulgence party

one hot and sunny saturday in October a bunch of ladies got together here in my backyard to indulge, marie antoinette style.  i started a pinterest board ages ago when i  was inspired by the pastries of bottega louie, a restaurant here in DTLA.  these pastries transport you directly to paris or italy, with magnificentContinue reading “let them just eat/ the marie antoinette indulgence party”

ponies and pigtails: baby rose’s shower

aaannnddd…yet another party. i have to admit, i am a bit partied out. and yet, i have to go do another in san diego friday night. don’t get me wrong, it is great fun! especially the end result. it has been such a busy summer and i am looking forward to doing some of myContinue reading “ponies and pigtails: baby rose’s shower”

brunch…in

MENU frittata with kale/shallot/creme fraiche avocado/tomato/egg on gluten free toast drizzled with olive oil/s+p lox/cream cheese/fresh dill on whole wheat sourdough mini gluten free pancakes fruit salad with lime/honey/mint dressing gluten free cherry almond muffins homemade cheese danish blackberry and sage cooler pear mimosa’s  i did another small catering gig this past weekend… a brunchContinue reading “brunch…in”

skin owl’s 1st birthday: catered by yours truly!

photo courtesy of zach lipp photo courtesy of zach lipp phew…my first “professional” catering gig(& second party in a week) accomplished! after the last week i am so incredibly exhausted…i felt like i was hungover all day yesterday.  it was all totally worth the two 12+ hour days i put in, the nerves of “willContinue reading “skin owl’s 1st birthday: catered by yours truly!”

impromptu brunch and pure joy

man, oh man. another inspiring weekend/week. laura (my dear friend that we went to CO to see) was in town for the past 5 days doing a photo shoot with our other friend kate. it was such a treat to get to spend more time with the lady! a complete girls love fest complete withContinue reading “impromptu brunch and pure joy”