Posts by Caitlin McCormack

Gift Inspiration: Hot Holiday Toys for Kids

The holidays are coming, and that means it’s time to start thinking about what’s on your little one’s wish list and what Santa will be bringing this holiday season. Whether you’re shopping for the artist, the explorer, or the inventor, these 12 ideas are sure to impress nearly anyone on your…

Pickle This! How to Make the Harvest Last

Summer is the season when it comes to enjoying the seasonal bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables available locally. Since not everyone can eat their weight in berries or corn before they spoil, preserving these seasonal gems can help you not only enjoy the rich taste in-season produce provides, but it can even help you…

Delicious Bento Box Lunch Ideas

No longer just for kids, bento box lunches are a fun option for adult lunches, too! Here’s what you need to know about packing your own bento box lunch, plus plenty of delicious recipe inspiration. Picking a Container When it comes to choosing a container for your bento box lunch, look for ones that…

No Oven Required: 7 Summer Meal Ideas That Won't Heat the House

We’re well into the dog days of summer, and that means it is hot, hot, hot out there! While it’s tempting to avoid cooking altogether and simply order takeout for the entire summer, you don’t have to sacrifice healthy homemade meals just to avoid heating up the house while cooking. Because no…

Beat the Heat: How to Stay Cool Without Air Conditioning

The mercury is on the rise, which has many people turning on the air conditioning. But for those without the luxury of air con, or who don’t want to rack up the electric bill, staying cool is more of a challenge. Fret not, though — we have a number of ways that can help you…