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…

Fun & Cheap Outdoor Date Night Ideas

Lazy days, mild evenings, and starry nights, that’s what summer is all about. Take advantage of the warmer weather to venture outside and enjoy an outdoor date night with your spouse or significant other this month. Here are some ideas to help spark your creativity: Dine al fresco. No one wants to slave over a…

National Flag Day – Why We Celebrate

Have you ever wondered why people and businesses fly the American flag on June 14th every year? In the United States, Flag Day is celebrated on June 14, commemorating the adoption of the flag of the United States on June 14, 1777 by the Second Continental Congress. According to American legend, in June 1776, George…

Summer Vacation Games and Outdoor Entertainment

Summer vacation is right around the corner, and you are going to need some ideas for outdoor entertainment and games you and the kids can enjoy during those wonderfully sunny days. We’ve got some great suggestions to keep everyone happy and engaged in some summertime outdoor activities. You can play these games in your own…

DIY Outdoor Family Projects

Sunny days are here, and that means its time to get outside and get some of those outdoor projects completed that have been patiently waiting for your attention all winter long. Maybe you’ve been putting outdoor projects off because you think it will eat up all your leisure time, but that doesn’t have to be…