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Recipe: Chinese Chicken Salad

Recipe: Chinese Chicken Salad

by Habitual Hostess When living in San Francisco, Rustic Bakery was my go-to lunch spot for one reason- this salad. Now I live on the other side of the country, so I had to figure out a way to recreate my favorite salad, and it’s pretty spot on! I love making hearty...

Butternut Squash Soup with a Kick

Butternut Squash Soup with a Kick

This delicious recipe is from local Compass realtor Andrea Viscuso. She sends fun recipes to her old and new clients throughout the year and they are always so tasty! Ingredients 2 tbsp butter 1 onion, diced 2 teaspoons grated fresh ginger 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded...

Recipe: Eat the Rainbow Board!

Recipe: Eat the Rainbow Board!

If one of your goals for the New Year is to add more fruits and veggies into your family diet, this Eat the Rainbow Board created by The BakerMama may just help you check that off your list! Assemble it at the beginning of the week to set out at dinner for a few days,...

Christmas Fudge!

Christmas Fudge!

This recipe was contributed by South OC Moms Network.   CHRISTMAS FUDGE THAT CAN’T BE BEAT! Ingredients: 1 jar Kraft Marshmallow Creme 3 cups sugar 1 1/2 sticks butter or margarine 5 oz evaporated milk can 1 tsp vanilla 12 oz semi-sweet chocolate pieces Festive...

Recipe: Spiced Wine Sipper Cocktail

Recipe: Spiced Wine Sipper Cocktail

There's nothing more enjoyable then a warm cocktail on a chilly and rainy day. Thank you Andrea Viscuso leader of Forte Team at  Compass for sharing this easy recipe with us! Vodka 1 oz Cointreau ½ oz Cinnamon Simple Syrup ½ oz Fresh Squeezed OJ ½ oz Shake all, stain...

Halloween Cinnamon Rolls from The Baker Mama

Halloween Cinnamon Rolls from The Baker Mama

  We love a good mom hack, and these Halloween Cinnamon Rolls from The BakerMama definitely will be our go-to this spooky season. We’re *totally* on board with pre-made shortcuts like canned cinnamon rolls, so we can focus on making memories (not dough). Check...

Banana Bread Slow Cooker Oatmeal!

Banana Bread Slow Cooker Oatmeal!

  Slow cooker meals are a lifesaver for busy nights – but we also are beginning to use them on busy mornings. Before school during the week or before early sports games on the weekends, meals like this hearty Banana Bread Oatmeal from recipe creator and Tik Tok...

American Flag Pie

American Flag Pie

Whether you’re throwing or attending a final summer soirée this weekend, try this American Flag Pie from Maegan Brown, the uber-talented recipe creator and cookbook author behind The BakerMama. It uses a pre-made crust and canned filling, so you can save some time to...

Daniella Monet’s Tomato Soup Recipe!

Daniella Monet’s Tomato Soup Recipe!

September is a busy time, but it also feels like a chance to forge a fresh start. This year, we’re committing to cooking a few healthy meals a week for our families, and if that’s on our September list as well, you’ll want to check out a new app from actress and vegan...

Green Coconut Collagen Smoothie Recipe!

Green Coconut Collagen Smoothie Recipe!

End of summer heat and busy back-to-school mornings make it the perfect time to bring back smoothies for breakfast. We love this green version from our Food Contributor Kathleen Ashmore, who has *2 million* followers and counting on her Tik Tok! INSTRUCTIONS...

Honey Lime Grilled Chicken Thighs!

Honey Lime Grilled Chicken Thighs!

  Lately, we’re grilling non-stop. It’s a no-brainer – enjoy the outdoors with your family while skipping the hot kitchen and cleanup. This recipe from Jo Keohane, the mom of three and recipe developer behind The Family Food Kitchen, is perfect for meal prep....

Summer Cocktail Recipes

Summer Cocktail Recipes

Today we are featuring some fun summer cocktails from Andrea Viscuso, a local realator for the Compass Group running her own team; Forte! Enjoy! Paloma Cocktail Recipe 1.5 oz of tequila (or Jalapeno infused if making a spicy version) 2 oz fresh grapefruit juice  ½ oz...

Creative Ways to Make S’Mores This Summer!

Creative Ways to Make S’Mores This Summer!

S’mores make the perfect summer treat for both kids and adults! While it’s as fun to sit around the fire laughing and chatting, as it is to eat the gooey goodness… we do have a few new takes on the popular summer dessert! Sheet Pan S’mores from Maria Provanzano...

Recipe: Strawberry Salsa

Recipe: Strawberry Salsa

A Fairfield realtor from The Forte Team at Compass; Andrea Viscuso loves cooking as much as she loves selling houses and sends all her past and present customers and friends recipes cards every season. One of her favorite easy and delicious summery recipe is her...

Sparkling Sweet Tea Sangria from The BakerMama!

Sparkling Sweet Tea Sangria from The BakerMama!

Cheers to Summer! We love a good Sangria in the warmer weather, and depending on the setting or food pairing, have served it in white, red or rose varieties. This Sparkling Sweet Tea Sangria from The BakerMama is not only refreshing, but decorated with a patriotic,...

Flag Cake

Flag Cake

Any red, white and blue holiday you will find me making my famous Flag Cake! We make them early and refrigerate and have them ready for the weekend!! Flag Cake   Ingredients 1 package funfetti cake mix 1 container frozen whipped topping 1 pint blueberries, rinsed...

Build Your Own Rice Bowl Board!

Build Your Own Rice Bowl Board!

This Build Your Own Rice Bowl Board allows each member of your family to create a dinner plate they’ll love–and actually eat! Picky eaters may just choose chicken and rice, while more adventurous ones may add edamame, spicy Sriracha sauce or cilantro. We’ve been...

Truffled Asparagus Crostinis!

Truffled Asparagus Crostinis!

These elegant crostini are a surefire winner for all your spring get-togethers, loaded with fresh asparagus, two types of truffle flavor (oil and salt) and fresh lemon. Thank you to the talented moms from Habitual Hostess for sharing! Truffled Asparagus Crostinis 1...

Air Fried Artichoke Salad with Lemon Parmesan Dressing!

Air Fried Artichoke Salad with Lemon Parmesan Dressing!

This special salad is perfect for Mother’s Day or any Spring gathering. “It’s a new way to use canned artichokes, a convenient and affordable ingredient, and it’s packed with flavor and fiber to keep you satisfied,” says Kathleen Ashmore, Tik Tok Star and Food...

Cobb Salad Board by The BakerMama!

Cobb Salad Board by The BakerMama!

  Two things we’re loving right now—food boards and salads. We’ve been sort of obsessed with the gorgeous boards created by The BakerMama for awhile now. And with warmer weather, it feels nice to be turning off the oven for dinner more often, and loading up on...

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