Natalia Elko's Posts

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Summer Seasonings: Ultimate Herb Recipes

It’s summertime, which for my home means the cooking is plentiful. During the warmer months, I like to keep my meals interesting with flavors that are ever-zesty. Here are a few of my favorite summer herbs and the delicious dishes they help make stand out. Basil Basil is perfect to pair with a variety of […]

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Ripe Recipes for a Summer Soirée

Summer officially kicks off tomorrow, and during this time of year when the pickings are exceptionally ripe, fresh produce is a must-have to create the ultimate seasonal meal. Here are a few of my favorite recipes that make the most of summer’s finest fruits and vegetables. A delicious and savory start to any summer soirée, […]

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From Generation to Generation: Memorable Mother’s Day Recipes

On Sunday, one of the most special days of the year arrives – Mother’s Day! There’s no better way to celebrate than by gathering with those nearest and dearest and preparing family favorites that have been enjoyed from generation to generation. Here are some of my favorite recipes that stand the test of time and […]

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Styles We Love: Pastels

Spring is in the air, and along with the lightheartedness of the season comes one of my favorite design trends: pastels! Challenging more conventional components of design, pastels are showing up everywhere from cabinetry, to backsplashes, to accents and beyond. With fresh shades of pink, green and aqua blue, these colors soften a kitchen aesthetic […]

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Styles We Love: Earth Elements

Just in time for spring, earth-tone shades, stonework and floral components are taking center stage in kitchen designs. While cool neutrals and all-white aesthetics have long remained top trends, this year, natural shades and elements are set to define design. From countertops to cabinetry and everywhere in between, here are some of my favorite ways […]

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Big Game Bites That Will Win Over the Party

The Big Game is fast approaching, and there is no better time to get into the sporting spirit! Even better, it is the perfect time to try new recipes that family and friends are sure to love for celebrations to come. Whether you’re craving savory flavors or sweet bites are more your preference, I’ve got […]

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Trends We Love: Pantone Purple, Color of the Year

With every new year comes new design trends, and 2018 is already on track to make some strong statements! As is often the case when entering a new year, it is the perfect time to renovate, refresh and redecorate your living space – and what better place to start than in the kitchen? With the […]

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Recipes That Won’t Drop the Ball on New Year’s Eve

After all of the shopping, cooking and entertaining of the past few weeks, what better way to keep the momentum going than by throwing the ultimate New Year’s Eve party! As my personal favorite holiday of the season, nothing thrills me more than gathering with my family and loved ones over delicious sips and appetizers […]

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