Tag: Summer

Summer Cocktails

Filed in Food and Wine by on August 9, 2015
Summer Cocktails

If you’ve been searching for ideas for summer cocktails, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve gathered several “new” recipes sure to fit your summer entertaining needs.

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Q: We’re moving into our dream home in August. Do you have any tips for moving during the hottest (and muggiest) days of the year?

Filed in Home Experts by on August 19, 2014
Q: We’re moving into our dream home in August. Do you have any tips for moving during the hottest (and muggiest) days of the year?

A: First off, be thankful that you’re not moving on a subzero January day! “All kidding aside…”

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5 Must-Have Culinary Herbs

Filed in Food and Wine by on August 11, 2014
5 Must-Have Culinary Herbs

If you’re an experienced herb grower and user of herbal delights it’s hard to whittle the list down to only five. If you’re new to the herbal scene, then finding a short list of easy-to-grow herbs…

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Craft Beers

Filed in Food and Wine by on June 2, 2014
Craft Beers

Summer in the Midwest means three months of backyard parties, patio dining and cabin-casual meals. For many folks, it also means quaffing a cold brew, or two, with their grub.

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Nine summer food and beverage ideas that will keep you entertaining in style all season long

Filed in Food and Wine by on June 2, 2014
Nine summer food and beverage ideas that will keep you entertaining in style all season long

If you try every variation of our nine picks, you’ll have over fifty options in your summer entertaining arsenal.

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Pontoon Party Perfection

Filed in Recreation by on June 2, 2014
Pontoon Party Perfection

Planning a party on a pontoon seems simple enough, right? Pack a cooler filled with sandwiches and beer, bring some speakers for your iPod, and make sure you have enough lifejackets.

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What’s New in Personal Watercraft

Filed in Recreation by on May 11, 2014
What’s New in Personal Watercraft

“Soft water” season is coming soon to the lakes area, but while we wait for winter to melt into spring, this is the perfect time to shop for a new water toy – and the new personal watercraft offerings are innovative…

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Outdoor Living

Filed in Landscaping by on April 8, 2014
Outdoor Living

Rather than taking summer trips, many people are choosing to fix up their outdoor entertaining areas instead.

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Have a Ball

Filed in Recreation by on April 3, 2014
Have a Ball

Summer is the perfect season for barbecues, boats and brats. But it’s an even better time for playing backyard games. Whether it’s just you and your partner or the whole neighborhood…

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Summer’s Coming: Cool your cabin fever with a look at hot trends in water recreation

Filed in Lakeside Living by on March 28, 2014
Summer’s Coming: Cool your cabin fever with a look at hot trends in water recreation

As cabin fever sets in for the many longing for open water, dock and marine dealerships have been reeling in the latest trends and improvements…

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