picnics

How To Bring Outside Activities Indoors

How To Bring Outside Activities Indoors

So far, my son’s camp for June has been cancelled, and I expect July and August to follow suit eventually. We’ve cancelled two long weekend trips. The public pools are closed and our backyard is too small and too sloped for anything resembling a decent pool. I will continue to…

How To Avoid Food Poisoning At Summer Picnics

How To Avoid Food Poisoning At Summer Picnics

Warmer temperatures and eating outside go hand-in-hand, but picnics can sometimes lead to nasty surprises. Food poisoning is unsurprisingly more common in summer months.

The Best, Easiest Ways To Steam Corn 

The Best, Easiest Ways To Steam Corn 

I am obsessed with steamed corn. You take how Oprah feels about bread, and multiply it by three, and that is how I feel about corn. Those crisp, sweet kernels of sunshine are the epitome of good eatin’, and it needs very little in the way of preparation.