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…

15 Best Zoos and Aquariums in US

June is National Zoo and Aquarium Month, so we looked at the top 15 zoos and aquariums in the United States and thought we’d share, since these are great places to visit for the whole family, especially now that the kids are out of school for the summer. Here are some of America’s favorite choices…