A Look Back at Summer

We hope that with school starting this week, everyone has had a chance to settle down and get back into the swing of things. School has started back up quickly for us with field hockey, but before we fully let go of summer we wanted to share with you our favorite photos!    

Emily and Lyla’s 8 Great Reasons to Eat Kale

Here are our 8 Great Reasons to eat kale! 1) Tastes good (we especially like our chips) 2) Keeps you strong and fit because kale has a ton of iron. 3) Makes your hair healthy and shiny and strong because it a has tons of vitamin A and C. Very good in summer especially if you swim a lot. 4)… Read more »

  • Fancy Kitchen Gloves!

    Fancy kitchen gloves were our parents Valentine’s gift to us. Guess they are serious about clean up duty! ( ; ( ; at least chocolate was included!  –Emily & Lyla

  • Kitchen Twins making Wonder Kale Salad (video

    This is a video of us making our Wonder Kale Salad. Enjoy and Happy Cooking! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOT65hqZM1c Emily & Lyla

  • “Wonder” Kale Salad

    This salad is a “wonder” blend of veggies and fruits with an aged balsamic vinaigrette. This sounds fancy, but it is really simple. We had tried kale chips before and liked them and then we tried a kale salad at a friend’s house, so we decided we would make one at home. And for salad dressing,… Read more »

  • Kitchen Twins Cooking Demo!

    Just wanted to let you know that Lyla and I are so honored and excited to be doing a Kitchen Twins cooking demo this Monday at the Princeton Junior School! We’ll be sharing our menu & recipe here too! We are excited! http://www.princetonjuniorschool.org/school-calendar/2014/1/27/kitchen-twins-cooking-demo

  • Raspberry Banana Unsweetened Almond Milk Smoothie

    This is a quick recipe for a delicious raspberry banana almond milk smoothie. You Will Need: 3/4 cup unsweetened almond milk 1/2 banana about half a cup frozen raspberries blender Take out a blender and put all of your ingredients into the blender. Ice chop until smooth. Then you have a perfect smoothie. Enjoy, Emily… Read more »

  • Apple and Avocado Gluten Free Wrap-great for school lunches

    This is my very simple Apple and Avocado gluten free lunch wrap.  Okay to begin let me say this recipe is my ultimate favorite lunch wrap! Plus it is so simple. I prefer using a Carrot Gem Wrap (we discovered Gem Wraps at Wegmans). Gem wraps kind of look like those dry fruit snacks (which I… Read more »

  • Melt in your mouth Fennel

    This amazing fennel recipe is by Giada and melts in your mouth with an olive oil and parmesan topping. I loved this recipe but Emily didn’t.  We checked out Giada’s Family Dinners cookbook from our library. My mom let us check out 3 cookbooks. Since we love watching her on TV, Giada is a common… Read more »

  • Caramelized Bananas

    This recipe has come a long way with us. In pre-school we had to all bring in a recipe, Lyla brought in this one, and I brought in pancakes (coming soon). Lyla loved making this recipe and so did I.This is a quick, simple, sticky, but fun recipe!  Ingredients: 2 bananas (lightly spotted) About 1… Read more »

  • Brocolli Stars!

      Broccoli “Stars” Don’t throw away the broccoli stems they are delicious as a little finger food! You can these eat them by themselves or dip them in something. They are kind of like a crispy chip and we like to call them “stars” because sometimes they look like a star when you cut them…. Read more »

  • Christmas Coffee Cake

    Every year my Grammy, my sister, and I make coffee cake. The coffee cake is creamy, with pecans in it, but this year it changed a little. That is because Lyla is gluten-free. This recipe is a great way to get into the Christmas spirit, and to enjoy family. Even though the snow stopped in… Read more »