6 Sizzling Outdoor Summer Party Ideas

Now that it's summer, it's time to enjoy the outdoors and celebrate with a summer soiree or two. Here are six sizzling outdoor summer party ideas for kids, teens and adults that are sure to create lasting memories. Kids Summer Party Ideas 1. Glow in the Dark Party - these parties are all the rage with kids this summer. A trip to the Dollar General will set you up with all the glow in Read more ...

How to Feed Your Hungry College Kid this Summer and Stay Under Budget

It's summertime, which means a lot of college kids are home for the break. It also means moms are once again tasked with stocking the fridge with foods your kid will like. Here are some tips on how to feed your hungry college kid healthy foods this summer while also staying under budget. The Freshman 15 is no joke! Your college scholar is probably used to eating noodles for breakfast, lunch Read more ...

4 Manly & Spirited Father’s Day Cocktails

Father's Day is an occasion to mark and celebrate the contribution that your own father has made to your life. Many people give cards as gifts. But you can show your love by simply spending time with him. Create new memories and relive old ones with a classic, homemade cocktail! Since we are in the heat of summer we’re presenting four refreshing Father's Day cocktails that dad will love.  The Read more ...

Ultimate Grilling Guide: Recipes for Summer Favorites

Summer’s here! Time to break out the grill and start charcoaling the chicken. You already know you can slather them with barbecue sauce, but this year we thought it was time for a refresh! There are so many delicious, new ways to get grilling. We’ve pulled together new favorites that are just as easy as the classic standbys, but these babies offer up a flavor twist. With quick tips, and Read more ...

The Juicy Details About Juicing

I had read a lot about juicing and decided to give it a try when a doctor mentioned to me that sometimes juicing and smoothies can give your digestive system a break for a day or so. I went to a local juicery for cold pressed juices and purchased seven bottles for about $48. It was easy and I didn't have to spend my time buying the ingredients and cleaning up the mess. However, if you do want Read more ...

4 Juicy, Sweet And Tangy Summer Fruit Cocktails

Everywhere we look we’re surrounded by the beautiful fruits of summer. Strawberries call out from the supermarket aisle just waiting to be added to cereal. Raspberries gather like little red gems ready to be mixed into a smoothie. We’re here to help you step away from that standard-issue fruit salad and see these delicious summer fruits in a completely different light--in a cocktail! So grab Read more ...

A Dozen Delicious Watermelon Recipes for Summer

Watermelon is a summertime classic. And, while you know it’s good to slice and dice, there are dozens of other ways to enjoy this fruit. We’ve rounded up the most creative, simple and delicious recipes. Each serves watermelon in a way you may have never seen it before: in savory salads, frozen into popsicles, and even frosted with whipped topping. Check out a dozen delicious watermelon recipes Read more ...

6 Creative Uses for Paper Towels

Paper towels are a must-have in the kitchen for cleaning up spills, but did you know they come in handy for a few other things as well? Here are six creative uses for paper towels that can help you get through a day, and even save you a few bucks. 1. Keep greens and herbs fresh. Lettuce, herbs, chard and other greens tend to wilt in the fridge. Add a moist paper towel to the bag you keep them in Read more ...