Chinese Spicerdoodle Cookies

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey Photography by Chia Chong With Candace Brower Take a snickerdoodle cookie and roll it in a mixture of Chinese 5 spice and sugar! The perfect treat for a Chinese New Year party or any party or just for breakfast.  Chinese Five Spicerdoodles makes 40ish cookies What you... Read More »

Chinese New Year Party!

By Libbie Summers Creative Assistant: David Dempsey Photography by Chia Chong Production Assistants: Candace Brower and Anthony Lunsmann   There’s really only one secret to a great party…lean in…it’s juicy… The secret to a great party is to make sure the guests are as colorful as the decorations!! For this Chinese New Year party,... Read More »

Party Planning 101: About the Entrance

By Libbie Summers Videographer/Photographer: Chia Chong Editor: Candace Brower Creative Assistant: David Dempsey Production Assistant: Anthony Lunsmann If there’s one thing I know for sure about party planning it’s ALWAYS surprise your guests with a grand entrance…always! With this Chinese New Year Party, 100’s of round paper lanterns of various sizes as well as... Read More »

3 Easy Uses For Too Many Oranges!

Recipe and Styling by Libbie Summers Photography by Chia Chong Food Stylist’s assistant Candace Brower It’s winter so you know what that means… snow? NO, its Citrus season and I have 3 easy hacks for what to do with all those oranges! Segment an orange to garnish a treat! Create fresh homemade candles Create your own preserves... Read More »

Pucker Up Chicken

By Libbie Summers Photography by Cedric Smith This. Chicken. Is. EVERYTHING. A full meal in one pan with plenty of zesty juices to sop up with crusty bread. Pucker Up Chicken serves 6 Ingredients: 1/3 cup olive oil 4 cloves of garlic, minced 2 tablespoons brown sugar 3 whole lemons, 2 juiced and one sliced, divide... Read More »