What We’re Reading this Weekend, or: Memorial Day Rain

Posted on May 22, 2015
Memorial Day

It’s Memorial Day Weekend and you know what most of us in the south and western states are doing? Attempting to stay dry. This has been the rainiest May I’ve seen since I moved to CO five years ago. Though the cloudy skies are a little gloomy, the abundance of rainwater has been great for the trees and gardens around here. Read on.

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Treasure Hunting: Libbey Glassware Drinking Jar

Posted on May 21, 2015
Drinking Jar

When planning a DIY wedding, it can be difficult to find items that are both durable and stylish. Glassware, in particular, can tend to look cheap or feel brittle when buying or renting in bulk. With the Libbey Glassware Drinking Jar you get both strength and style.

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How to Keep Common Salad Veggies Fresh

Posted on May 20, 2015
Salad Veggies in a Bowl

Farmers’ market season is here and that means fresh, local veggies every week! From picking your produce at the market to putting it away at home, you can’t get past the excitement of all the dishes you’re going to make. Then, a couple days later when you’re ready to prep, you notice that your produce is soft and a little sad looking. Don’t worry! We asked our in-house chef, Big John, how to keep more common salad fruits and veggies fresher for longer. Read on.

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Get the Most Out of Serving Trays

Posted on May 19, 2015
Serving Tray

It’s often been said that ‘nothing is handed to you on silver platter, you have to work for it’. Which for the most part is true. Unless you take that silver platter or, in this case, serving tray and turn it into something bigger and better. Today, the “bigger” involves your wedding, and the “better” involves transforming it into something new and unique.

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5 Fruity Appetizers for Summer Shindigs

Pineapple and Cherry Fruity Appetizer Skewers

Summertime is the best time to be outdoors. The weather is warm, the breezes are cool, and it always seems like the peaches and strawberries taste sweeter. You know what else summer is great for? Parties. Lots of them. From bonfires and barbecues, to classy backyard affairs and simple celebrations, summertime heeds well to socializing. And with the social aspect comes the need for delicious, fruity treats that everyone will love.

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