Rum Pot Recipe: Make in Summer, Enjoy in Winter Having first sampled this dish in Switzerland in the mid eighties, I always wanted to recreate it at home. I never seemed to have the perfect set up for making it, … continue reading . . .
Enjoy EncinoMom Unboxed! This episode of EncinoMom Unboxed shares the contents of our P.O. Box Including Can-Am swag, the new book, Breathing Room: Open Your Heart By Decluttering Your Home and a soft pack with one day’s gourmet menu from Freshology an … continue reading . . .
Chef, Written and Directed by Jon Favreau This feel good film written and directed by Jon Favreau takes us on a Father/Son coming of age road trip through the competitive culinary world. Fueled by the social media feeding frenzy in which we … continue reading . . .
Make homemade Limoncello with our easy recipe. This easy recipe takes time so you’ll need to plan ahead! For best results allow at least two weeks from your first thought of making Limoncello at home to your first sip of … continue reading . . .
“What Are You Hungry For?” by Deepak Chopra M.D. plus exclusive video interview reveals the most important member of the family! Mindfulness. Think about it. Take a moment and imagine sharing a meal with a thin friend. What is it … continue reading . . .
Date Bar Recipe This Date Bar Recipe was a childhood favorite, although the whole mix came in a box back then. I’ve attempted to recreate the recipe from scratch using Shield’s Date Crystals after visiting their gardens and shop recently … continue reading . . .
Meet Chef Jeremy Bringardner of LYFE Kitchen Step inside the kitchen with me at LYFE in Culver City, California. My crew and I caught up with Chef Jeremy Bringardner for some cooking tips, recipes and the scoop on what’s cookin’ … continue reading . . .
The Best Turkey Recipe Is A Hybrid! It’s November first and I’m craving this already. Some years I don’t wait for Thanksgiving to prepare this turkey recipe. This is pretty simple and so delicious. Check back in a few days, … continue reading . . .
How to Make A Classic Mojito: Instructions, Ingredients and Video Demo This recipe for a Classic Mojito comes to us courtesy of Award Winning Mixologist, Natasha Garcia. We caught up with Natasha on a recent sunny afternoon (108˚), outside of Palm … continue reading . . .
Olive Talk on California Living. Meet Chef Robert Nyerick What do olives, green tomatoes and ceviche have in common? Chemistry! Olives straight off the tree, like green tomatoes and ceviche need to go through a chemical alchemy before they are … continue reading . . .
Knife Sharpening: How To Hone At Home They say dull knives are responsible for more injuries and more serious injuries than sharp knives. Here’s a tutorial for you with tips we picked up at CookLA in Studio City, where owner, … continue reading . . .
Would you like to win four boxes of artisan-crafted Mighty Leaf Iced Tea, a Takeya Iced Tea Pitcher and glass water bottle? Here’s what I knew before I tried Mighty Tea: You can say “goodbye” to bottles this summer. Make … continue reading . . .
Here’s our recipe for salmon and fennel – especially for our new friend at Trader Joe’s! Enjoy! I was in my local Trader Joe’s earlier today and saw beautiful fresh fennel. It called to mind this family favorite recipe for … continue reading . . .
DIY Green Dishwasher Biscuit Recipe Video There was a playback issue with this video. We are searching our archives and will repost the video shortly! This was so much fun! In this episode we share our Dishwasher Biscuit Recipe and show you … continue reading . . .
Irish Soda Bread Recipe Photos & Story By: Eve Ross Beannachtaí na Féile Pádraig oraibh! …A St. Patrick’s Day Blessing On You! I am indeed a good bit Irish, my auburn hair passed down from my grandmother, Maggie Higgins. This … continue reading . . .
How to Hold a Chef’s Knife – Quick Tip on California Living You may want to pick up your favorite knife before watching this video to see if you know how to hold a Chef’s Knife correctly. Once you view … continue reading . . .
Gingerbread Cookie Recipe I never really liked gingerbread cookies because they were always hard and had a bitterness to them. When a friend brought these in to our office in San Francisco, it was love at first bite. These cookies … continue reading . . .
Bake a cake in a minute with the kids (or make an emergency dessert for unexpected guests). 3, 2, 1 . . . Done! Prep: Mix one box Angel Food Cake Mix & one box of any other flavor cake … continue reading . . .
Roasted Beet Dip (served with baked Udi’s pizza crust and Udi’s Gluten Free Baguette) This dish was served to us as an appetizer while we were cooking up a storm in Studio City. This dip is such a beautiful color … continue reading . . .
Baking Bread and Making Beds When I find myself in the midst of a day of domesticity, I feel the connection to all of the mothers that have gone before me. Making beds. Fluffing pillows, smoothing little wrinkles away with … continue reading . . .