All Things Lemonade!

Ah, lemonade…the favorite thirst quenching beverage of summer. This quintessential summer drink has some interesting history behind it. Did you know that lemonade was first documented in Ancient Egypt in 500AD when lemon juice was mixed with sugar to make a beverage known as qatarmizat? It was considered to be a valuable trade item and…

Get Your Porch Summer Ready

Is your porch ready for summer? During the winter we rarely use our porches except for a place to duck in out of the rain, or bundle up and watch a snowstorm up close while staying warm and dry. But during the summer, the porch can act like an extension of our living space in…

Sensational Summertime Stone Fruit Recipes

If you’ve never tried cooking with stone fruits (think peaches, nectarines, plums, cherries, and apricots) you’ve been missing out on a healthy and unique taste sensation! Summertime is the time for stone fruit, so we’ve got some delicious recipes from our friends at Sunset Magazine to share with you. Try one or all three for…