Category: Food & Drink

Dine & Shop Under an Umbrella Sky

The sea of umbrellas, that appear to be floating magically in mid-air, brings a shower of colour over the narrow city streets. It creates a beautiful scene while also protecting pedestrians from the baking sun. The Umbrella Sky Project was developed by the firm Sextafeira Produgues, who is dedicated...

Host a Backyard S’mores Party

The Basics: 1) Hang strings of lights. 2) Set up tables for seating, food, and drinks. 3) Hang pennants and put out flowers. 4) Get the fire going. 5) Set out the food. And don’t forget a Sticky Fingers Station! The Sticky Fingers Station, with a bucket of hand...

Sunshine, Whiskey & You | Best Bourbon Cocktails

Often relegated to the chillier months of the year, bourbon is the one true American-born spirit. But don’t underestimate its year-round appeal! Whether you like your bourbon drinks potent, like a classic Boulevardier, or prefer something with a fresher, more fruity twist, we’ve got recipes that prove that bourbon...

Urban Gardening | Build a Vegetable Garden on Your Balcony

Even if you’re an urban gardener with little space, you can still benefit from growing a city vegetable garden. A window, balcony, patio, deck or roof receiving six or more hours of sun is all you need, in addition to a few containers. The urban gardener can enjoy a...

Ray and Wilma Yoder travel the country, one Cracker Barrel at a time

It’s probably safe to say that no one loves Cracker Barrel Country Store as much as Ray and Wilma Yoder do. Even when they’re not visiting brand-new restaurants when they open, as they did Friday morning at a ribbon-cutting celebration in Saraland, Ala., they often eat at Cracker Barrel,...

Vegans now have more Minneapolis-St. Paul dining options: Here are 10 to try

Experiments in Vegan Greek food: Gyros with home-made strained soy-milk-yogurt tzatziki, kleftiko lamb-style seitan, and shawarma soy curls I love hearing that us Vegans will have more places to eat when we travel. Because I am a very non picky eater, I can pretty much always find something to...