Emily Cowey's Archive

Holiday Recipe Tin Gift Idea
Holiday Recipe Tin Gift Idea

We are so excited that our brand new Lily & Val Recipe Tins are here for holiday gifting! If you want to give someone an extra special surprise this year consider making a lovely little gift set with some thoughtful items inside your recipe tin. Our recipe tins are made large enough that you can […]

Read More >

Lily & Val Gift Guide: The Nostalgic Holiday
Lily & Val Gift Guide: The Nostalgic Holiday

It’s always fun to relive memories through gifts given and received. The holidays are a great time to remember the good old days when life was a little more simple and you circled your favorite things in a big, thick catalogue. This gift guide is for  those of you love who love all things old and […]

Read More >

Lily & Val Gift Guide : The Hostess
Lily & Val Gift Guide : The Hostess

If you have as many holiday party’s to attend as we do, you probably need a little help picking out a little something for your favorite hostess. We also love these gifts for the person you know who just loves to entertain year round! Something thoughtfully handmade or adorably practical can be a great choice […]

Read More >

Lily & Val Gift Guide: New Mom
Lily & Val Gift Guide: New Mom

Know a momma to be? These gifts are perfect for any new mom or mom of little ones. Give her one of these thoughtful of pampering gifts and she will be sure to feel extra special this year. Mommy Locket | Promptly Baby Journal | Mamma Bee Gift Set | Baby food Cookbook | French […]

Read More >

Lily & Val Gift Guide- The Baker
Lily & Val Gift Guide- The Baker

Most of us know someone who is famous for their Christmas cookies or baking prowess. They are the people we love most this time of year right?! Treat the baker in your life to some of these thoughtful, useful, and personal gifts to encourage their time spent by the ovens. Keepsake Kitchen Diary & Recipe […]

Read More >

Lily & Val Gift Guide: The Bride-To-Be
Lily & Val Gift Guide: The Bride-To-Be

So many happy engagements take place this time of year! If there is a bride-to-be on your gift list, you can count on the items from this list to be a special selection for this time in her life. We especially love our new Wedding Guest Book! It is a beautiful version of the classic […]

Read More >

Everyday Black Bean Quinoa Recipe Scrapbooked In The Keepsake Kitchen Diary
Everyday Black Bean Quinoa Recipe Scrapbooked In The Keepsake Kitchen Diary

You may have already checked out my previous post with the Everyday Black bean Quinoa recipe, so now it is time for recording this trusty standby in the Keepsake Kitchen Diary. This yummy dish is one of my favorites for any time of year. The colors and it’s ease of transport make it a fantastic […]

Read More >

In The Kitchen: Super Easy Roasted Zucchini Strips
In The Kitchen: Super Easy Roasted Zucchini Strips

How many times do we buy vegetables with the best of intentions…but they go bad in the crisper before we get around to using them? Guilty! I so often buy zucchini with plans to make things like zucchini bread, soup, and fries etc. Then I get distracted and busy and miss my window of opportunity. […]

Read More >

Lily & Val Loves- Beautiful Pumpkin Items
Lily & Val Loves- Beautiful Pumpkin Items

In honor of our love of Fall and all things pumpkin, we have brought together some beautiful handmade pumpkin items to add a little “pumpkin spice” to your everyday life. This dainty little Pumpkin Necklace is so lovely. Since it comes in rose gold, gold, and silver there is a perfect option for everyone. Adding a little […]

Read More >

In The Kitchen: Everyday Black Bean Quinoa
In The Kitchen: Everyday Black Bean Quinoa

Fall is a great time to get back into the swing of cooking, meal planning, and enjoying time around the table together. I came up with this simple quinoa recipe as a way to keep a healthy side on hand. It’s beautiful colors and hearty vegetables make the perfect fall side dish. The best part…this […]

Read More >