Meet Britt, one of our resident foodies:
From a small farm town in So Cal to the big city of Los Angeles, Britt is living the life (on a budget but it's fabulous). You can catch her shopping her life away at Buffalo Exchange or Instagramming the latest trendy cafe in town. Not to mention a sucker for a killer Chai Tea Latte!
Meet Julie, our Vineal Vixen:
Julie Gauvin, accredited Junior Wine Expert and current serving Spokeswoman and Retail Director of Vine Winery, will be here to lend her expertise regarding all things wine. But most importantly, she’ll keep it interesting, light and fun for your drinking pleasure. Stay tuned as she helps you figure out what you like, where to find it, and what to pair it with. This newfound knowledge will give you that extra edge at the dinner table with friends, family or even on that hot date you have tonight. Check back every Wednesday to see what's new!
Meet Kasey, our LA Food Blogger:
This East Coast girl has recently traded in her New England Clam Chowda for California Rolls! Kasey has been whipping up delectable dishes in her kitchen since she was 10 years old. Combining ingredients and trying new concoctions became her favorite hobby. Kasey is a fabulous food blogger representing Kasey's Kitchen, her self-proclaimed food blog! Kasey attends a ton of fun food events around town and she is sharing her fun, healthy recipes with us every week!
Our bellies our stuffed, we’ve given our thanks, and Santa as rolled his way down the Thanksgiving Day Parade… so it’s official, we can kick-off the Christmas season!
My favorite way to celebrate the merriest time of the year is by rewarding my readers with weeks of giveaways!
That’s right, I’ve channeled my inner-Oprah to launch this year’s round of “Kasey’s Favorite Things” and I can’t wait to share them with my readers on The Dish! Here’s a preview of some of the swankiest, tastiest, and straight up fabulous items I’ll be giving away this year! Why not get some gift ideas too while you’re at it!
I fell head over heels for Cupcake Provocateur about 5 years ago when I saw these adorable aprons all over the internet. After becoming quick friends with owner Cynthia Lagudi, CP has become the only apron in my Kitchen! I’m also thrilled to announce that in 2014 we will be collaborating on an apron line designed exclusively for Kasey’s Kitchen! As part of this year’s
This LA based company whips up THE BEST macarons I have ever tasted, and trust me, I’ve tasted PLENTY. They don’t use any artificial coloring so they aren’t the bright colors you may be used to but what you may think these little gems lack in color, they make up for in flavor! Win a 24 pack of their insanely addictive macarons during Kasey’s Favorite Things on December 6th!
Are you as inlove with Uber as I am? There is no better way to dash through the snow (or LA traffic) this holiday season than with your own driver! Show up to your holiday gala in a chauffeured town car for close to the price of a cab! Wallet a little tight? Try out Uber X for an even better deal! Uber will be giving away a $50 credit on Kasey’s Favorite Things on the 8th but you can score $10 now for signing up using this code!
This year I had the pleasure of meeting Chef Fabio Viviani. The Italian accent, the infectious charm, and of course, the stellar cooking make this guy everyone’s instant favorite! Win a signed signed PERSONALIZED copy of his latest cookbook, Fabio’s Italian Kitchen through
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This year I had the pleasure of working with Lorna Jane as part of my “Foodies Shedding Booties” program. This company is new to the
Tieks have quickly become the Louboutin of flats! Just look for those iconic teal soles! Clearly those sucked me in right away. What I love about these flats is their functionality. Not only are they insanely adorable, but they fold up and tuck into a clutch to save your feet after parading around in heels at your holiday soiree. If the product didn’t speak for itself, I’m also ga-ga about their marketing campaigns. They come up with the most adorable (and engaging) posts so be sure to check them out on all their social media outlets! A $50 gift card will be up for grabs on the 17th!
What helps transform your home into the holidays more than decor? SCENT! Here is a great DIY recipe for stovetop potpourri for the holiday season!
WHAT YOU DO:
This recipe is perfect for a game-day snack, girl’s night nosh, or even post-turkey day dessert! Give it a try and let us know what you think in the comments below!
Note: Feel free to use your favorite caramel topping in this recipe instead of the candy melts if desired.