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Top Picnic Spots Across America

August 18, 2017

Whether it’s due to the clear skies above or the warm breeze on our face, one thing is for sure — lunch is always more enjoyable when eaten outside. With the summer drawing closer to an end, get the most out of your last weeks by visiting some of the best picnic destinations across the country.

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Late Summer Fruit Gardening Tips

August 18, 2017

We hate to say it, but we’ve officially reached the last full month of summer — *cue the communal “awww.”* But alas! There is some good news. As we prepare to say “goodbye” to summer, we say “hello” to a new crop of delicious fall fruits that have been patiently waiting to make their appearance. Keep your crops thriving throughout the fall with a little help from us.

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National Days & Holidays

25 Ways to Celebrate National Friendship Day

August 2, 2017

We all know that the building blocks of good health are exercise and diet. But are we maybe missing one important element? Humans have always been social creatures. So much so in fact, that having a group of close friends can actually prolong your life. So it seems only necessary that we honor the important bond that is friendship each year on National Friendship Day!

This year, grab your closest friends and celebrate National Friendship Day, which falls on the first Sunday of August, with a few of these fun activities. Continue Reading…

Advice & Life Tips

How to Eat Well and Stay Healthy on a Family Vacation

August 1, 2017

You’ve finally got some time off from work, and the kids are off from school. So that can only mean one thing — it’s time for a family vacation! And of course, the best part of vacation (other than not having to set an alarm every morning) is trying the local food. But days of nothing but rest and relaxation, mixed with some less-than-ideal food choices can leave even the most determined sightseer feeling worn out. So whether you’re taking a quick weekend road trip, or traveling throughout Europe, here are a few ways to eat healthy and stay fit while on a family vacation.

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Fruit Appetizer Ideas and Recipes

July 27, 2017

Whether you’re having a small, backyard get-together or a full-fledged birthday bash, every good party starts with one thing — appetizers! And while there’s nothing wrong with a traditional fruit platter, there are so many more creative ways to use fruit in your appetizers. No matter the occasion, your guests will love these easy-to-pick-up finger foods, and you’ll love that you won’t have a slew of forks and knives to clean up afterwards!

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How To's & Fruit Tricks

A How-To Guide for Starting a Fruit Garden

July 19, 2017

From summer’s sweet strawberries to fall’s crisp apples, there’s nothing quite like biting into a piece of fruit that you grew yourself. So what’s one of the main reasons why people don’t have a fruit garden you ask? Most people just don’t know how to get started. So whether you’re planting in a pot or a plot, here are a few things every first time gardener should know.

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Fruit Facts

How to Say ‘Fruit’ In 50 Different Languages

July 17, 2017

If you live in Thailand, odds are you love purple mangosteen with your breakfast. If you live in Haiti, you probably prefer gooseberries in the morning. Every country has their own favorite sweet treat, but no matter what your favorite fruit is, one thing is clear: a love of good fruit is universal! So whether you’re just curious, or you want to know how to order fruit on your next international trip, we thought we’d share 50 different ways to say “fruit” around the world.

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