Recipes

FEATURED RECIPE: SHRIMP AND WATERCRESS SALAD

Winter is the season for hearty, rich, warm foods, but it’s also the season for flavorful additions to your favorite dishes. Actually, that sounds like a good idea every season, and I’m perfectly fine with that. I picked this week’s featured recipe with flavor in mind for two reasons: I…

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Prizes

GIFTS FOR THE WATERMELON LOVER: WATERMELON PILLOW

I’ll admit; I’m the kind of person who sleeps with no fewer than six pillows. It drives my wife crazy because she can’t get comfortable, which I don’t really understand because pillows are all about making you comfortable. I don’t know what drives the necessity, but I’ve been that way…

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GIFTS FOR THE WATERMELON LOVER: SERVING BOWL

Image courtesy of Amazon For me, Christmas is all about time spent with family and friends as we eat, drink and be merry. I’ve never been the type to go all-out for Christmas and spend hundreds of dollars on material gifts. Thankfully, my wife is the same way. We’d prefer…

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WHY WAS SAINT NICK SO JOLLY? (ANSWER: WATERMELON)

Image courtesy of Simply Organized (and my horrible photo-editing skills) When I was young, my parents would teach my brothers and I a new Christmas story as we eagerly awaited ripping and tearing through the presents under the tree. I remember always being fond of the story of Saint Nicholas.…

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