Host an Outdoor Fall-Themed Dinner Party

No matter how you celebrate the season, ushering in those cool, crisp evenings of fall are worthy of celebration. It’s also the perfect time to entertain outdoors, when the temperatures drop and those pesky mosquitoes retire for the year. Looking to host a fall-themed dinner party but not sure where to start? Below are our best tips. Plan Out Your Menu Here’s a quick roundup … Continue reading Host an Outdoor Fall-Themed Dinner Party

Fun Fall Drinks & Cocktails to Stave Off the Autumn Chill

We’re always looking for ways to warm up on a chilly fall day, and we believe in year-round outdoor living. What better way to sit outside than with a beverage to warm your insides? Here’s a roundup of some of our favorite drink recipes for this fall, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic. Hot Chocolate This recipe from TV personality and chef Alton Brown employs a pinch … Continue reading Fun Fall Drinks & Cocktails to Stave Off the Autumn Chill

Grilling 101: Summer Essentials

Turn up the heat. It’s time for smoked meat (and veggies). That’s our summertime motto, anyway. Few things are as delicious as the fragrant smell of barbecue wafting through the warm air, as the meat begins to heat up and take on a caramelized sheen. So what do you need for that perfect barbecue? Here are a few ideas, whether you’re planning a weekend dinner, … Continue reading Grilling 101: Summer Essentials