Yesterday we shared decor ideas for a simple and elegant July 4th BBQ, which means we’re onto the best part: the menu. Rip & Tan’s In The Veggie Kitchen series focuses on healthful, veggie-centric meals, so it was fun to come up with recipes for a summer BBQ since it’s traditionally centered on meat and heavier […]
July 4th weekend is a great time to get outdoors and spend time with family and a BBQ is the perfect way to feed guests without taking away from the relaxation. But not all BBQs need to involve hot dogs, hamburgers, and coleslaw. For our latest installment of In the Veggie Kitchen I got together with […]
As I shared yesterday, our most recent In The Kitchen with The Chalkboard Mag featured Fourth of July-themed decor elements and a meal to match. And for this get-together, we were lucky enough to have Matt Poley of Heirloom LA walk us through creating an inspired picnic menu perfect for the occasion. I was first introduced […]
With summer in full swing, it felt the perfect time to once again get together for afternoon In the Kitchen with The Chalkboard Mag. And with Fourth of July celebrations right around the corner, we decided to throw a holiday-inspired picnic, complete with menu and decor suited for the occasion. To help with all the elements, we […]
As the last element to our Fourth of July get-together, Pamela made the most incredible dessert using the simplest of ingredients. Her Yogurt & Blueberry Tart was a certifiable hit, and perhaps my favorite part of the entire meal. Who knew Greek yogurt, maple syrup, vanilla, blueberries, and graham crackers could be so delicious! XXJKE
True to form, Pamela created the perfect spread for our Fourth of July get-together with The Chalkboard Mag. On the delicious menu this year: Veggie Burgers, a Charred Corn Salad with Tomato and Avocado, a Vegetarian Antipasto Chopped Salad, an Arugula and Farro Salad with Peaches, and a simply wonderful blueberry tart, which I will […]
In anticipation of the upcoming holiday, I once again partnered with The Chalkboard Mag and the wonderful Pamela Salzman to create the perfect Fourth of July get-together, complete with casual-yet-festive menu and decor. Stay tuned later this week for all of the delicious menu details! XXJKE The Dining & Buffet Tables I kept the […]
Last year, we spent the Fourth of July at our family home in Tahoe for the first time in ages, and I felt very unprepared for the festivities. In classic Virgo fashion, I vowed that I would be sure to get it together for next year. With that said, I am so happy to now share with you my version of the perfect Fourth – from food to decor to, of course, what to wear.