How to Make the Best BBQ Brisket

How to Make the Best BBQ Brisket

Just in time for summer entertaining – my favorite tips on how to make the best BBQ brisket! If you’re like me – and a large percentage of the rest of the country – chances are you’re planning a holiday feast of some sort over Memorial...
Raspberry Lemonade Fizzy

Raspberry Lemonade Fizzy

It’s still miserably hot here.  So hot that you need to take a gallon of water with you just to walk to the mailbox.  Or a huge $1 Diet Coke from McDonald’s to run errands at Target. And, because this is the sort of grace and coordination I have, I dumped...
Cucumber Salsa

Cucumber Salsa

Apparently, my son has decided one of his new favorite activities is serving as my personal trainer.  Not that I don’t need one, mind you, but he’s tough. When we get home after work in the evenings, he immediately sticks my iPod in the Bose and flips it...

Fourth of July Fun

I typically don’t do a lot for the Fourth of July, since my son’s birthday is just a few days later and I usually spend the holiday time frantically preparing getting everything ready for his party. But when I saw this great idea from Family Fun and...