Harper’s Bazaar: A Busy Girl’s Guide to Summer Entertaining

Harper’s Bazaar: A Busy Girl’s Guide to Summer Entertaining

Check out my latest post on Harper's Bazaar: A┬ásimple guide to hosting your next backyard soiree. Keep it simple, embrace the heat, use the outdoors as your canvas and set the table with local flare. See the full story with recipes by clicking HERE!  

DEFINE foods: Chipotle Black Bean + Sweet Potato Tacos

DEFINE foods: Chipotle Black Bean + Sweet Potato Tacos

Sweet potatoes and black beans are a favorite food combination of mine at this time of year. It's hearty and earthy, healthy and delicious. Throw it in a taco with smokey chile flavor, and you've got yourself a winning dinner. I like to use sprouted corn tortillas, which are made from freshly sprouted 100% organic [...]

Summer Baja Tacos

Summer Baja Tacos

It's officially summer and Sunday Night Taco Night is a staple for us. Simple, fresh, quick and easy, it's the ultimate "get-ready-for-your-week" yet still feel like you're enjoying yourself kinda meal. You can make it your own, which is ideal for James and I. He adds the cheese and the shrimp and I usually keep [...]

Taco Night Twist

Taco Night Twist

Taco Night Sundays has become a weekly staple for us. This Sunday I wanted to change it up a bit, still keeping it simple but a tad bit healthier. Instead of using the familiar ground turkey and caloric crispy taco shells, I opted for a lighter tilapia fish in corn tortillas. My fiance was a [...]

Taco Night!

Taco Night!

Long weekend. Stressed with big decisions. Not ready for another work week... Sunday night done right. Get your week started on a healthy and filling foot! Homemade guacamole and sweet corn tortilla chips. Crispy or soft corn taco shells topped with lean ground turkey and spices, fresh tomato salsa, crisp and cool shredded iceburg. Homemade [...]

Summer Nights

Summer Nights

It was my official last weekend spent in the Hamptons and it seemed only right to end on a high note with long beach days, fresh food, local wine and of course prokadima contests. We spent Friday night cooking in. It's always a gastronomic affair with our group. The grocery shopping on the way in [...]