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The History of Rum
August 16, 2018

The History of Rum

Rum is a type of alcohol made from the fermentation and distillation of sugarcane byproducts such as molasses or sugarcane juice. It’s initially a clear liquid but deepens in color...

15 Fantastic Fruit Salad Recipes
August 16, 2018

15 Fantastic Fruit Salad Recipes

No summer is complete without gorging yourself on delicious fruit salad! We love these picnic-perfect fruit salad recipes - which one are you going to try first?

22 A+ Back-To-School Recipes
August 14, 2018

22 A+ Back-To-School Recipes

It's time to go back, back, back to school again! Check out these quick and easy dinner recipes that the entire family (yes, we said entire family...even the picky eaters)...

12 Creative BLT Recipes
August 12, 2018

12 Creative BLT Recipes

Crisp bacon, crunchy lettuce, and sliced beefsteak tomato on toasted white bread with a smear of mayonnaise... a BLT is the epitome of a summer sandwich. As you bite into...

9 Spins on Traditional Caesar Salad Recipes
August 9, 2018

9 Spins on Traditional Caesar Salad Recipes

With a name like Caesar salad, you'd think it was invented in Italy. In actuality, it was invented in Mexico! Caesar Cardini, an Italian immigrant, owned restaurants in San Diego...

12 Simple Cherry Tomato Recipes
August 8, 2018

12 Simple Cherry Tomato Recipes

Gardens and farmers markets are bursting with cherry tomatoes right now. Did you pick up a pint and not sure what to cook? From cherry tomato pasta salad to stuffed...

12 Slurp-Worthy Oyster Recipes
August 5, 2018

12 Slurp-Worthy Oyster Recipes

Calling all oyster-lovers! If you’re a fan of slurping down some yummy oysters, why not try making some at home? Plus, some more creative ways to enjoy. Check out these...

Not Your Average Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes
August 4, 2018

Not Your Average Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

These 15 chocolate chip cookie recipes are not your typical cookies. From pretzels to pumpkin to apple to banana and more, they’re chock full of tasty little morsels you’ll find...

16 Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes
August 4, 2018

16 Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

Because who doesn't love ooey, gooey, yummy, delicious, melt-in-your-mouth chocolate chip cookies?! Here are some of the best recipes we know for your favorite cookie!

16 Recipes You Need to Make in August
August 3, 2018

16 Recipes You Need to Make in August

Fruits and vegetables are overflowing in gardens, at grocery stores, and farmers markets right now. Cooking and baking with produce that's in season not only improves the taste of the...

19 No-Oven Summertime Dinners
August 2, 2018

19 No-Oven Summertime Dinners

If you can’t handle the heat, don’t cook with the oven. Don’t let the heat get you down, check out these anti-oven summer dinner recipes that are full of flavor,...

Culinary Cities to Travel To
August 1, 2018

Culinary Cities to Travel To

When traveling, the only real way to immerse yourself in the culture, learn about the people, and find out what makes a place unique is to experience the food. Tasting...

16 Avocado Recipes You'll Absolutely Love
July 31, 2018

16 Avocado Recipes You'll Absolutely Love

No, we can't get enough avocado either. That's why we are sharing some of our favorite recipes that feature your one true love, the avocado. You're welcome.

13 Heavenly Cheesecake Recipes
July 30, 2018

13 Heavenly Cheesecake Recipes

Cheesecake is one of our favorite go-to dessert recipes! So rich, creamy and dreamy, there’s nothing like biting into a delicious slice of cheesecake. Whether you’re into fruity cheesecakes, rich...

14 Greek Recipes to Add to Your Dinner Menu
July 28, 2018

14 Greek Recipes to Add to Your Dinner Menu

There’s just something about Greek recipes that we love during the summer (okay and maybe all year round). The amazing flavors, the addictive sauces, the crispy salads and more are...