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Eat Healthier This Year

Easy Ways to Eat Healthier This Year

The New Year is right around the corner. With only a matter of days left on the countdown until 2018, you may have found yourself wondering what your New Year’s resolution will be for the upcoming year. If you’re like most people, one of your goals may be healthier living. There’s no better way to start your healthy lifestyle than by focusing on the food you intend to prioritize this upcoming year. Food is always an essential part of any New Year's resolution, after all! Whether your goal is to shed a few pounds or to lead a healthier lifestyle overall, here's a few key essentials to help keep you on track towards fulfilling your nutritious eating goals:

Replace Your Bubbly Beverages with a Glass of Water

If you’re like most people, you may just have a sweet tooth. But if ... Read more
Grilling During Winter

Protecting Your Grill During Winter

As brisk, chilly air begins to replace hot summery days, you may be wondering what to do with your grill in the winter season. Whether you choose to brave through the snow and continue grilling or want to pack away your trusted cooking machinery for the season, make sure your grill stays safe this winter by considering the following grill-protection essentials:

Preparing for Storage

Before you hang up your chef coat and pack your grill up for the year, make sure to thoroughly prepare it for storage. If you're a grill enthusiastic, your burner likely received its fair share of usage. During hot summer days, it grilled scores of cheeseburgers, sausages and shish kabobs. Make sure your leftovers made their way into your fridge — and not your grill. Carefully clean your grill by ... Read more
Kids Cooking

Cooking with Kids

Cooking is an essential skillset every individual wants to master one day to provide themselves with a delicious meal. Your children may still be young — but that doesn’t mean they can’t begin to finesse their skills in the kitchen! Cooking with your children not only helps provide your children with a better understanding of food and meals but also offers you a valuable bonding experience the whole family can engage in. Make sure to get your kids involved in the kitchen the next time you cook up a hearty meal with a few key ideas in mind.

Designate Your Children Jr. Chefs

Let's face it — watching somebody prepare meals isn't nearly as fun as actually cooking yourself. Get your children involved by establishing them as your assistant chefs. Assign them specific duties — such ... Read more
New Year's Eve Appetizers

Easy New Year’s Eve Appetizers

As the year draws to a close, it’s time to celebrate the conclusion of 2017 with a delicious indulgence. New Year’s Eve is an occasion for celebration — and eating, of course. What better way to ring in the new year than by concluding the last few hours of the day with a hearty meal shared with your most cherished friends and family? While you may be thinking about the perfect dinner or dish to conclude your night, you can’t forget to include a little added oomph with some delicious holiday appetizers. You want food you can enjoy without having to sit down all night. It is New Year’s, after all! Don’t choose between hunger and mingling with loved ones — indulge in both. Our easy sausage recipes and other tasty i... Read more
Grill

Gift Ideas for Grill Masters

The holidays are right around the corner, and there’s no better time than now to start brainstorming the perfect present for every special someone in your life. As you begin to make a checklist of possible gift ideas, you want to make sure you never settle for the ordinary or mundane. You want your gift to speak to the recipient and serve as a representation of the individual’s most cherished hobbies and interests. While everyone in your life has varied passions and preferences, you’ll inevitably find yourself buying a present for at least one “grill master.” Amongst your group of friends, family and coworkers, there’s always someone known for their tendency to light up a grill and enjoy a lovely roasted feast. It may be cold outside, but that doesn't mean you should put away the gri... Read more