Dripping Springs Vodka Distillery Launches Saturday Tours

    The Texas craft vodka and gin distiller now has two weekend tour times available!     Dripping Springs, TX, July 2, 2015:  San Luis Spirits, makers of Dripping Springs Vodka, Dripping Springs Orange Vodka, 1876 Vodka, [...]

The Mysteries of Miso

by Susan Spann Many Westerners consider “miso” synonymous with “soup,” primarily because many of us had our first introduction to this Japanese specialty in that form. In the United States in particular, miso soup has become a familiar [...]

Holiday Baking: The 3 Lies In My Family Almond Roca Recipe

by Jenny Hansen Every year, in the days after Thanksgiving, I open “the magic recipe folder” and start Christmas baking. And I’m talking about a LOT of baking. (I make 3 kinds of cookies, a few types of fudge, Russian Tea Cakes [...]

Why haven’t you tried LifeIce Bite-Sized Ices yet?!

LifeIce Bite-Sized Ices Offer an All-Natural, Healthy and Tasty Alternative to Traditional Frozen Treats Convenient, Freeze & Eat Treats Creatively Deliver Nourishment and Flavor An innovative healthy frozen treat is throwing its hat into [...]

New Gardening Hobbies: Potato Abuser and Zucchini Pimp

by Jenny Hansen My new gardening theory: I’m too nice to my spuds. It’s time to go all “Fifty Shades” on my errant potato pals. Seriously, all my friends with crappy soil can grow mad amounts of potatoes. Even my big [...]

Dad’s Secret to Great BBQ Chicken

By K.B. Owen We all know that Father’s Day gives us a chance to recognize the special dads in our lives.  Perhaps, when we think of our fathers, we recall the games of catch, or the family road trips, or our favorite televised sporting events, [...]

Take Guac N Roll home for the Super Bowl!

Guac Your Super Bowl Sunday! Large containers of our guac and pitchers of fresh-squeezed mint limeade available for pickup or delivery on Super Bowl Sunday! 1 BIG-BOX GUAC = 1 style of guac + 2 salsas + chips Feeds 3-5 ($16 +tax) 64 oz. pitchers [...]

Take Guac N Roll home for the Super Bowl!

Going Gluten Free ~ Some Surprising Results

My Gluten Free Experiment…Better Than I Hoped For by Jenny Hansen With all the recent hooplah over genetically modified food and the call for labeling, I’ve been thinking about food and how it affects us. Until this year, I’d [...]

Who Knew Chickens Went On Strike?

  Who Knew Chickens Went On Strike? by Jenny Hansen I’ve got an eclectic family. We’ve got everyone from investment bankers to government workers, from ranchers to retirees raising chickens. Last time I visited my family in Missouri, [...]