Category: food and drink

Plan A Picnic This Season

Picnic Basket with napkin on nature background
When the weather’s right, it’s nice to step outside and relax. Whether you’d like to head out to a park, beach, or just your own backyard, remember these tips to prepare for the perfect picnic this summer. Pick Your Plates Whenever you bring you meal with you, you have to pick and... [read more]

Stay Refreshed With These Cold Drinks

glasses of watermelon drink with slices of watermelon on table
Are you staying cool this summer? It can be hard to avoid the heat when the July sun beats down, but that doesn’t mean you have to stay indoors this season. Whether you want to lounge by the pool, out on the patio, or in the comfort of your own... [read more]

Season Things Up With These Spice Blends

prinkling Ground Red Chili Pepper Paprika over Sliced Vegetables
Creating your own spice blends might seem like a lot of work at first, but there are actually many benefits. For example, if you have an allergy or sensitivity to an ingredient, you can make blends that are safer for you. In addition, homemade spice blends can be as mild... [read more]

Enjoy BBQ At These Local Restaurants

BBQ Meats
The kids are out of school and cooking a homemade meal every night this week seems daunting. With the added task of planning a holiday trip or your big holiday dinner, we understand the feeling. So, we've created a list of local restaurants offering you some non-holiday-style options (because we... [read more]

Complete Your Christmas Dinner With These Sides

grandmother opening a big pot of food in kitchen
Before you know it, it'll be time to head into the kitchen to throw on your apron and prepare an extravagant Christmas dinner. Honey ham is a given for this holiday, but what about the sides? You just served the basic sweet potato, green bean, and squash casserole on Thanksgiving... [read more]