Making Better Food At Home

Are You Making These Common Mistakes When Shopping For Liquor?

Shopping for liquor is one of those tasks that really sounds like it should be easy. You walk into the liquor store, select what you want, pay, and go home. However, there's more room for error in that process than you might imagine. Here are a few common mistakes to avoid when shopping for liquor. Mistake #1: Not checking the price of the bigger bottle. You're having three people over to enjoy martinis, so you figure 750 mL of vodka will be more than enough, and that's what you grab. Read More 

3 Keys For Opening A Quality Restaurant

When you are trying to get the most out of your business endeavors, it's vital that you do something you believe in and that you will love for the long term. To this end, one business you might want to turn to is opening a restaurant. This is an endeavor that will be worthwhile in earnings, while also putting smiles on faces and food in stomachs. To this end, it's vital that you know how to get your restaurant off the ground so that it can thrive and give you an incredible return on your investment. Read More 

Mummified Grape Juice: How Amarone Wine Is Produced And Why You Should Value It

Most wines are made from pressing of freshly-picked grapes. Then the juice is fermented through the long process of wine-making. However, there are some wines that are not made from fresh grapes. Some of these wines are made from rotting grapes, dried grapes, or grapes infected with a fungus. While inexperienced wine imbibers shy away from these latter wines, you should not. Amarone wine is one that you should definitely try. Here is how it is made, and why you should value it enough to taste it just once. Read More 

Pizza & Picnics: 4 Tips For Enjoying The Food During Backyard Gatherings

When hosting backyard picnics during the summer, sometimes it's just too much work to cook up traditional foods like hamburgers and hot dogs. Instead, you can provide plenty of food for guests at the picnic by ordering pizza delivery for everyone. Pizza delivery can save you the hassle from cooking and creates easy to eat food options while roaming around outside during a party. Before picking up the phone and making your order, doing a little planning can ensure that the pizza is enjoyed and the process goes smoothly for your event. Read More 

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Making Better Food At Home

When my college-aged kids moved home, they started talking with me about making healthier foods at home. We cleaned out our pantry and started focusing on buying better ingredients, and we worked hard day after day to hone our diets. After a few weeks, I could tell that the small changes that we had made were leading to real results. My waistline was skinnier, and I felt like I had a lot more energy. This blog is all about making better food at home and learning how to eat right--even if you have never done that before. You never know, you could enjoy a whole new take on life.