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Holidays and Occasions

Fall is the perfect setting for a casual romantic picnic. The colors are beautiful, the air is crisp and the possibilities for an excellent adventure are endless.
Need some dinner suggestions? Here is a summer menu plan for a week.  This menu is based on pork, beef, chicken, fish and a vegetarian meal. Saturday: Pulled pork with bbq sauce, sweet potato fries, and green beans (>recipe) Sunday: Vegetable Lasagna, Salad...
'Tis the season for getting together with friends and family to celebrate. Food is at the heart of the holidays, so whether you're hosting an event or attending as a guest, you'll want to whip up something to impress...
School's out and that means kids have all kinds of time for activities. Stock up on simple items at the start of the season so when it's your turn to host a play date or birthday party, you're well-prepared....
Want to host a fuss-free but delicious barbecue get-together without the stress or expense of a caterer? Simplify al fresco entertaining by preparing dishes in advance. With a mouth-watering, high-quality pasta sauce like Bertolli in your pantry, you can easily...
The stuffing and dressing two terms are interchangeable. Stuffing can be a mixture of seasoning, vegetables, fruits, meats, eggs, nuts and herbs. In the 16th Century the English term for turkey meat is stuffing. In the Victorian era stuffing...
This time of year, the urge to go outside increases by the day. What better way to welcome warmer months than with a picnic, complete with homemade breads and baked goods made from scratch? Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, looking...
The sun's shining, so what better time to pack a picnic basket and hit the road and indulge in some delicious food in the park or at the beach? Enjoy the outdoor dining experience with these inspiring picnic hacks. Tried...
Over the River and Through the Woods to Grandma's House We Go -- Again! Hoooraaay!!!! It's summer. That means exciting vacations and special trips to Grandma and Grandpa's house! You have dreamed about it all winter long -- your family,...
Picnics are fun if they are organized well. The ideas for a great picnic never end as there are plenty of them to enjoy yourself. Let's find out what are the necessary things to be taken care of while...