Monthly Archives: May 2011

Apple Cobbler for you, my sweet.

Cobbler is something I’ve been baking for years, but don’t make very often, because I feel that it’s too special.  It’s like going to the Griffith Observatory, I don’t make my way there all the time, but when I do … Continue reading

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Nibbles & Feasts features Presley’s Pantry Egg Rolls!

What a fun day! Ericka my twitter bestie is featuring my egg rolls on Nibbles and Feasts! Kill two birds with one stone…. get the recipe and check out her amazing blog while your at it.

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Indian Food Review: Ma Jasmin’s

I love exploring at the farmers market.  I walk around looking at all the vegetables imagining what new dishes I could make and how to incorporate the fresh crop.  But most of the time all that walking, shopping, and reflective … Continue reading

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In the SNACK of time: Cakewich

All photos taken by: Nicole Presley Snackas of the day: Raspberry Red Velvet Cakewich by Cake Monkey.  Raspberry cream filling sandwiched by two pieces of heavenly red velvet cake, then dipped in chocolate.  It’s no joke.  I had these little … Continue reading

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Donut Poppity Pops!

I celebrate life everyday, but when there is a party to behold not only will I be there with bells on, I intend to have a BALL!  This past weekend one of my cousin’s turned 25, and held a theme … Continue reading

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Salad Series: Calling All Chipotle Macaroni Salad Lovers

My Auntie Rosie is my cooking GURU.  I’m always curious to know what’s happening in her kitchen.  I look forward to any meal she makes, and am constantly picking her brain on different methods of preparation.  She is the first … Continue reading

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Enchiladas de papa con chorizo or soyrizo with a huevo on top, New Mexico Style.

In my dream last night, I was the lead vocalist for a mariachi group that solely showcased at a drive-in theater.  I remember my outfit had to be immaculate, and shining bright because I was going to have Luis Bunuel’s … Continue reading

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In the SNACK of time: Cookies and Milk

Snackas of the day: Eleni’s “Beyond Butterscotch” cookies with a tall drink of milk.  What grabbed my attention initially to these cookies was the packaging.  I thought it to be super adorable and clever.  Once I tasted the actual cookie … Continue reading

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Salad Series: Charming Radish Cauliflower Salad

Not only is this salad rapturous to my tongue, it’s complete fantasy to my eyes.  With a kaleidoscope of color that allures me to the bowl.  It looks like food that should appear in a Hayao Miyazaki film (Princess Mononoke, … Continue reading

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In the SNACK of time: Crackers, Cheese, and Jam

I reside in the HOUSE of SNACKS!  We refer to snacks as “SNACKAS”, a cute word my mom uses when she wants something to nibble on.  A little plate of scrumptious edibles lives in the center of my kitchen table, … Continue reading

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