Friday Favorites

A few posts that grabbed my attention this week!


I am adding this recipe for carmelitas from Lovely Little Kitchen to the list of treats I am baking for a baby shower in a few weeks.

These #BossNotes career tips from the super-stylish Chriselle Lim are essential reading for new grads starting out in the workplace, those who are several years into their careers, or people thinking about starting their own business.

This StyleCaster post on how to get more likes on your food Instagrams is actually a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at food styling with food stylist Julia Choi.  For even more, take a look behind-the-scenes of one of my recent TV food shoots.

Photo by Julia Choi

Photo by Julia Choi

Finally, I am addicted to Apartment Therapy - especially their annual Small Cool contest that highlights how people decorate small spaces around the world.  This week, they announced this year's winners, which included my favorite: the tiny, fabulous Parisian apartment shown below.

Photo from Apartment Therapy

Have a lovely weekend!