May, 2016

5 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Cook On The Grill

May 25th, 2016 Country Cooking

If you’re the type of person who transforms into an outdoor barbecue superstar each summer, you’re probably adept at grilling all of the warm-weather classics.

But today, we’d like to share with you a number of barbecue ideas that go well beyond the traditional trifecta of burgers, dogs and steak. Because the fact of the matter is that a truly creative barbecue chef can very easily grill a well-rounded meal, from appetizers to dessert.

One friendly word of warning: Don’t be surprised if guests at your next cookout assume you’re stretching the truth when you tell them that everything on their plate was cooked on the grill. Just give them a smile, and tell them to enjoy. Continue Reading

7 Simple Tips For Enjoying A Summer Holiday At Home

May 18th, 2016 Summer

Years ago, if you told someone you were planning a “staycation,” they wouldn’t have known what you were talking about.

Now the term is everywhere –even the Oxford Dictionary of English. In fact, these days there’s no shame in enjoying a holiday at home.

Here are a few simple tips for getting just as much enjoyment from a stay-home holiday this summer as you would from a trip to the beach, the woods, or the big city. Continue Reading