Top 7 Grilling Mistakes

The joys of grilling outdoors during the summer is one of those few things that most people can agree on. Food just tastes better when its spent some time on the grill. Envisioning those telltale black grate marks are enough to make your mouth water and your stomach rumble. But there’s a chance you might not be getting the most out of your grill. A few common mistakes can be lessening the flavor of your food. To become the uncontested ...

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Arts Festival Experience

How to Get the Most Out of Your Arts Festival Experience

  There’s not a cloud in the sky and you’re strolling down a walkway lined with tents. Each tent is filled with different items: watercolors standing out against the tent’s canvas, blown glass glinting in the sunlight, and even colorful sculptures made of everyday objects. Meanwhile, you’re relishing a delicious jalapeno and cheese pretzel, just taking it all in. Sounds great right? Arts festivals are a wonderful chance to get out and experience your town in a whole new light, more specifically, ...

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How To: Choose the Perfect Watermelon

Is it even summer if you haven’t had watermelon yet? One of the most difficult parts of eating watermelon, after trying to figure out how to cut the dang thing, is trying to select a good one. With a few tricks of the trade you can soon become a watermelon-selecting expert. 1. Look for the Ground Spot Have you ever looked at a watermelon and saw a large yellow spot and tossed it aside thinking it must not be ripe yet? Well ...

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