Tuscan White Bean Soup with Crispy Bacon and Fried Sage

Tuscan white bean soup

“If we could change ourselves, the tendencies in the world would also change. As a man changes his own nature, so does the attitude of the world change towards him. … We need not wait to see what others do.”

Gandhi was one bad ass dude.


Crockpot Chili

Dinner, Grub. | May 6, 2015 | By


It’s a gloomy week here in SoCal.

Cold, drizzly weather always makes me want my slippers, fireplace and a steaming bowl of some kind of delicious stick-to-your-bones kind of dish. We are having a chili cook-off with some friends in a few weeks and I’m super excited to bust this baby out.


Hungarian Chicken Paprikash & Cucumber Salad

Chicken Paprikash

A few years ago I auditioned for Master Chef. What a complete adrenaline rush… I mean seriously…Holy Hell! Every emotion and feeling you can imagine explode inside you all at once. I went back to my roots and created a traditional recipe from Hungary. It is a favorite in our house and probably the most comforting and delicious dish you can imagine. It is best served along with a cucumber salad. Enjoy!


Kellie K Apparel: Geckos in your Boobies

Grub. | January 8, 2015 | By


New Year.

Happy 2015!! Gosh, this year can ONLY be better than last year for me. I’m wishing health and happiness to all of you. Enjoy time with your loved ones, marvel over the beauty of the mountains, ocean and fresh air (If you have that nearby…)

Making resolutions is about improving your quality of life, improving upon the individual you already are. Goals are important in pushing your life to be the fullest. We only get one chance on this ride so its important to make it an awesome one.


Sriracha Ramen Soup

Dinner, Grub. | December 30, 2014 | By

Sriracha. It’s just so delicious! Often referred to as yuppy ketchup – I really don’t care! It gives that spicy bite to Vietnamese Pho, some extra kick to grilled salmon and makes a damn good aioli.


Meyer Lemon Snowdrops

Le Petit BonBon | December 13, 2014 | By

lemon snowdrop

Okay folks! The last promised recipe. I KNOW I’m going to get some e-mails asking where the Crack Cookie recipe is. It happens every year!


Grinch Cran-Stachio Cookies

Le Petit BonBon | December 13, 2014 | By


This next one comes to you from the OG when it comes to cookies. A name we all know and use in a pinch…And this is just a dressed up version of her cookie mixes….Ladies and Gentlemen, It’s from good ol’ Betty Crocker.


Eggnog Fudge

Le Petit BonBon | December 13, 2014 | By

eggnog fudge

Okay, these next few recipes are coming at you fast and furious. I promised them to you by yesterday and I’m obviously running a few hours behind so I’m not going to drone on and on. Straight down to business, folks!


Peppermint Snowflakes

Grub., Le Petit BonBon | December 10, 2014 | By

peppermint snowflake

All I want for Christmas is double ovens. Is that too much to ask for, Santa? Holy cookies! Hours, upon hours of baking these delicious little suckers. I love my kitchen but if it could double in size overnight, I would be grateful. Like, forever.


Crock-Pot Roast

Dinner, Grub. | November 21, 2014 | By

pot roast


Forty-Eight glorious minutes until the kids are off for NINE DAYS!! Thank you, thank you, thank you for these precious lazy mornings, a much needed/deserved break, and quality time to spend together.