How To's & Fruit Tricks

Our Favorite Chocolate Covered Cherry Recipes

January 19, 2018

It’s safe to say that around here, the phrase “everything tastes better dipped in chocolate,” is one of our favorites. From its delicious, creamy taste to the sound of its hard shell breaking, chocolate elevates everything to a 10.

chocolate covered cherries

So whether your having friends over for the night or want to get started on an early Valentine’s Day present for the one you love, today is the day to start making your own homemade, chocolate covered cherries. Continue Reading…


Gift Giving Etiquette: The Do’s and Don’ts of ‘Get Well Soon’ Gifting

January 18, 2018

If a loved one is sick, has suffered an accident, or is just overall not feeling their best, a get well soon gift is the perfect thing to raise their spirits. Not only do they now get to enjoy your beautiful gift, but it sends the message that you are keeping them in your thoughts and wishing them a speedy recovery.

get well gift

But unlike gift giving during the holiday season or for a birthday, giving to someone who is sick can be a bit more challenging, as there are many more factors to consider. Before you send your gift to a loved one (or before you even pick it out) consider these few “do’s and don’ts.” Continue Reading…

Lifestyle & Activities

6 Fruits that Promote Beautiful, Glowing Skin

January 17, 2018

healthy skin face mask

We all know that we want beautiful, healthy skin. What we don’t know is how to get it. From toners and cleansers to lotions and masks, there are thousands of products all claiming to provide that radiant glow we’re all looking for. But did you ever think that what you put in your body is more important than what you put on it? Continue Reading…

How To's & Fruit Tricks

How to Perfectly Pair Fruit and Cheese

January 15, 2018

fruit and cheese platter

“They go together like fruit and cheese” may not have the same ring to it as “peanut butter and jelly,” but don’t let their lack of a catchphrase fool you. Fruit and cheese is the effortless combination we all need in our lives. Spanning all seasons and palates, these fruit and cheese pairings will be your new go-to appetizers and snacks. Continue Reading…

New Year's

Ways to Make and Keep a Health Resolution in 2018

December 28, 2017

There’s no better time than the New Year to commit to making a change for the better — like they say, how you start the race is how you’ll end it. But seeing as how many resolutions are broken in just a few weeks, dare we even say, hours, it’s clear that making a change is easier said than done.

new years health resolution

For years, “lose weight” and “exercise more” have remained among the most popular New Year’s resolutions. But if years of unfulfilled resolutions have you in a bit of a resolution rut, we’ve got a few tips that can help you get healthier and happier! Continue Reading…


How to Make Winter Desserts & Snacks Your Kids Will Love

December 22, 2017

There’s only so long that kids can play outside during the winter before the cold starts to set in, or worse — they get snow in their boots. Once you realize it’s time to head inside, you probably start racking your brain for things to do other than watch a movie. Well, that’s why we’re here to help! Not only will kids love eating these snacks and desserts after a hardy day of playing, they’ll love getting to help you make them even more. Continue Reading…

How To's & Fruit Tricks

How to Make a Holiday Favorite: Fruit Cake

December 20, 2017
Christmas fruit cake decorated with holly and berries

When did Americans fall out of love with the fruitcake? With all that hosts have to prepare before the big day, this easy to make, few ingredient cake should be the talk of the table. With just a few weeks until the biggest holidays of the year kick-off, we’re sharing a fruitcake recipe that’s so unique, your guests will be begging for seconds.

Christmas fruit cake decorated with holly and berries

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Fun Ways to Decorate Your House for Christmas

December 20, 2017

Blast some Christmas music, break out the garland, and dust off your stockings because it’s officially the most wonderful time of the year! While you’ve probably already started decorating your living room, we think every room of your house deserves to be holly, jolly, and bright. With less than a month until Old Saint Nick arrives, we’re here to help you deck the halls and trim the tree.

christmas decorating home with tree

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