The Meaning Behind Common Food Phrases
Wed, Jan 04, 2017
It’s all gravy here!
Butter me up.
Take it with a grain of salt.
You’ve likely used one or two of these food-centric phrases (in addition to many more!). While these sayings have made their way into popular American vernacular, their origins—when... Read More
A Closer Look at Dinner Table Etiquette
Mon, Jan 02, 2017
We all know the basics of dinner etiquette—keep your elbows off the table, for example, and always place your napkin in your lap. Have you ever wondered about the reasons behind these practical (and not-so-practical) table manners?
In today’s blog, ... Read More
Minty Indulgence: The Flavor of the Holidays
Wed, Dec 21, 2016
When you think “holidays,” what flavor springs to mind? If you say “mint,” you’re not alone—we see this fresh flavor a lot at this time of year, in coffee drinks like Peppermint Mocha and, of course, in the classic candy canes hanging from every tree... Read More
Putting Down the Tech at Dinner
Wed, Oct 12, 2016
In many households, family dinners are a rare treat—a special chance for family members to share their days, have a laugh and decompress together. If that’s the kind of quality time you crave, why spend one more minute of it behind a smartphone scree... Read More
8 Fun Facts for National Pasta Month
Tue, Oct 04, 2016
It’s time to celebrate everyone’s favorite dinnertime staple—pasta! Whether it’s served as a side dish or as the star of the show, pasta is a constant favorite among kids and adults alike. As we celebrate National Pasta Month this October, we’re shar... Read More
5 Ideas for Throwing Your Perfect Family Reunion
Sat, Sep 17, 2016
Are you looking for a special way to send off the summer? If so, hosting a family reunion might be the best way to do it—and we’re here to help make it happen! In today’s blog, we’re looking at five easy ideas for throwing your perfect family reunion... Read More