Somewhere Above the Rainbows (Street Style Look Series)

  Hello friends, if you have been following us along on Instagram, you might have noticed the new series of street style looks we have started with painted walls recently. We will be looking for fun and colorful wall in LA and cities we travel and will mention the location for these wall as well,…

Think Pink (Street Style Series)

  Dress: Cece Brandy Lace Shift Dress from Nordstrom Shoes: Tory Burch Melanie Peep-Toe Wedge in Pink Bag: Kate Spade New York Quilted Leather Shoulder Bag Both Locations: Venice Beach, California  

Matching Dress with the Angel Wings

  Dress: Elia Open-Shoulder Dress from Anthropologie  Sandals: Steve Madden Ankle Strap Sandal from Nordstrom (last seen here) Cross body: Sold out from Anthropologie 

Casual Spring Look

Another look from our daily walk in the neighborhood: Midi Floral Dress: Anthropologie Ankle Strap Sandal: Sam Edelman from Nordstrom 

New Spring Look

Hello everyone! Hope you are all doing great and enjoying the gorgeous spring days! Here are the details of my look from a few weeks ago: Wedges: Clarks Caslynn Wedge Sandal, Similar here Gingham Shirtdress: Maison Jules  Belt: Corset Tab Anthropologie  Cross Body: Marc Jacon Cross body from Bloomingdales 

Summer Fruit Salad

Summer Fruit Salad Recipe It’s been so nice and warm in LA over the past few week and nothing feels better than some fruity dessert to cool down. also recently I am feeling that I need to cut down on sugar so trying to come up with some guilt-free recipes! The other news is that…

Mini Upside-Down Citrus Cake

Mini Upside-Down Citrus Cake Recipe Hello friends! If you have been following along on my Instagram, I have been baking quiet a lot of  upside-down citrus cakes recently. It’s citrus season in southern California and I like to take advantage of all these fresh lemon, lime, orange and grape fruit that’s growing in our area….

Casual Head-to-Toe Anthropologie Style

Head-to-Toe Anthropologie Style  Casual Embroidered Jeans   Embroidered jeans : Anthropologie Pilcro Hyphen Mid-Rise Embroidered Jeans More affordable styles: macy’s , asos  and forever 21 Cold-shoulder Top: Anthropologie Salma Open-Shoulder Top, also love this one Boat Shoes: Sperry Top-Sider Cross-Body: Sold out Anthropologie    

This is what the Heaven Must Look Like

Picture from Last Year at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch Hi everyone! Spring is just around the corner and it means the best time to check out some of the flower fields and gardens. I came across the pictures from the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch last year and with no hesitation we decided to check it…

Kale and Pomegranate Salad Recipe

Kale and Pomegranate Salad Recipe This Kale and pomegranate salad recipe is so easy and you would need only a few ingredients to make it. Ingredients for the salad: 3 cups of chopped kale 1 cups of shredded white or purple cabbage ½ cup pomegranate seeds ½ cup pecans For the French vinaigrette: 1 table…

Mexican Quinoa Salad with Chicken Asada

My Mexican Quinoa Salad with Chicken  Asada Recipe: Hi everyone! today’s I’m sharing a new Mexican salad with roasted chicken carna asada recipe I have tried over the weekend and I absolutely loved it. Living in LA we love and eat Mexican food a lot and after trying this salad recipe I was very happy…

My Favorite Valentine’s Day Recipes

Hi everyone! Happy Valentine’s day! whether you celebrate today or not, I hope that you all know you are loved! ❤ These are some of my favorite valentine’s day recipes, I have included links to the recipes as well and I hope that you enjoy them if you have baking in your valentine’s day plans….

Hunting for the Perfect Succulent

Hunting for the Perfect Succulent Hello friends! today i want to share with you a few picture from last week, searching for succulents (my favorite plants to grow indoors) at the California Nursery Specialties in the Valley. This place is next to a few residential houses and open to public on the weekends. They have…

Traditional French apple pie {Tarte aux pommes et miel}

Traditional French apple pie {Tarte aux pommes et miel}   Recipe for crust (French Pâte Sablée): All purpose flour: 250 gr (8.8 ounce or 2 cups) Unsalted butter: 125 gr (4.4 ounce) Icing sugar: 70 gr (2.5 ounce) 1 egg yolk Milk (or cream): 5cl (1.65 oz) Salt: ¼ teaspoon 1. Cut your butter into…

Banana Chocolate Cake

Banana Chocolate Cake: Ingredients: * 3 bananas * Semisweet chocolate: 100 gr or 3.5 ounce * Cornstarch: 50 gr or 1 tsp * Crème fraîche (I use Trader Joe’s whipping cream, sold in small blue boxes): 4 tsp * 2 eggs * Sugar: 100 gr or 3.5 ounce * Unsalted butter: 100 gr * Baking…

Blueberry and almond pie (Tarte aux myrtilles et amandes)

Blueberry and almond pie (Tarte aux myrtilles et amandes) Ingredients: * 1 Pâte Sablée (recipe below) or Puff pastry (I sometimes use Trader joe’s ready-made pie crust instead) * Almond powder: ½ cup (100gr) * Sugar: ½ cup (100 gr) * Butter: 6 tablespoons (100gr) * 2 eggs * Fresh or frozen blueberries (I used…

Madeleine (French butter cakes)

Madeleine (French butter cakes) Recipe Ingredients for 24 Madeleines: • Unsalted butter 125 gr (4.5 oz.) • 1 Lime • All purpose flour 150gr (5.29 oz. / 1.2 Cups) • Sugar 130 gr (4.5 Oz / 0.65 Cup) • 3 eggs • Baking powder 2 tablespoons • Honey 2 tablespoon • Salt ¼ teaspoon Directions:…

Fraisier cake

Fraisier Cake Recipe Ingredients: • 125g/4½oz caster sugar • 4 free-range eggs • 2 lemons, zest only, finely grated • 125g/4½oz self-raising flour, plus extra for flouring • 50g/1¾oz unsalted butter, melted and cooled slightly, plus extra for greasing For the crème pâtissière: • 600ml/20fl oz milk • vanilla pod • 4 free-range eggs, plus…

Brioche bread

Brioche bread recipe: Ingredients: 125ml warm milk 3 tablespoons/70g sugar 10g dried yeast 4 eggs 500g flour 2 teaspoons salt 175g butter, cubed (remove the butter from the fridge 30 minutes before you want to start. Butter needs to be slightly soft.) 1 egg, beaten (for egg wash) Instructions: Combine the milk, sugar and yeast…

Chocolate Pudding (Crème dessert au chocolat)

Chocolate Pudding (Crème dessert au chocolat) Ingredients: 1 litre whole milk 200gr dark chocolate 100gr (1/2 cup) sugar 50gr butter 40gr (1.5 ounce) all-purpose flour Directions: On a medium heat melt the butter in a pot then all all the flour; Add milk gradually while whisking until it starts to bubble and come to a…

Summer Time Greek Salad Recipe

Greek Salad Recipe Hello and happy Saturday! It’s going to be hot weekend here in LA and I want to share with you my go to salad for summer days: Geek Salad. The reason is that we usually have all the ingredients: lettuces, tomato, cucumber, olives, red onion and feta cheese already in the fridge…

Mixed Green Salad with Grapefruit

Hi guys, I know it’s been a while since my last post, but we have been trying to make some videos of our recipes, this one is a super quick salad (which if you have been following along, you know I am a big fan of easy and healthy recipes).  I hope you enjoy this…

French Pear and Custard Tart (Tarte aux Poires Alsacienne)

French Pear and Custard Tart (Tarte aux Poires Alsacienne) Recipe Hello everyone! If you have been following along, you have seen some new videos of our baking and cooking over the pas few weeks! This is something new we are trying and we actually enjoy it very much! We have also launched our new YouTube…

Great Sunday at the Brentwood Farmers Market

Brentwood Farmers Market Off-the- Shoulder top: Design Lab Lord & Taylor off-the-shoulder Peasant Top White Jeans: JCrew (last seen here) Sandals: Steve Madden Irenee’ Ankle Strap Sandal in Blush