If you're like many people you've been spending some of the extra time indulging in favorite hobbies such as gaming. Should you feel guilty? Probably not. Studies show that video games can have numerous positive effects for children and adults.
Whether you're a new gardener looking to learn or a seasoned green thumb who has been growing plants for years, you want inspiration for the upcoming growing season. Following expert-recommended top trends can help set you up for success and make your garden the envy of the neighborhood.
The OC Restaurant Association has announced “The Taste, Explore & Experience Tour 2021”, a variety of delicious events designed to help diners support their local restaurants. Confirmed events for the first half of the year are OC Restaurant Week (March 7 – 13), Margarita Crawl (March 21 – 27), Brunch Week (May 16 – 22), and Burger Week (July 11 – 17).
Creating meals together benefits your family in many ways, well beyond helping ensure everyone in the household likes what they eat. Here are five reasons to involve your children in meal prep.
Add a ruby red pop of color and sweet burst of flavor to your holiday dishes with a unique seasonal ingredient: pomegranates. Known for their sweet taste, brilliant red color and antioxidants, pomegranate arils, or seeds, bring a touch of sweetness that elevates savory and sweet recipes like no other ingredient.
Scrambled eggs are easy to make, packed with nutrients and great for the entire family. It's true that classic scramble is a great go-to, but these days you might be looking to jazz things up a bit. You can excite taste buds with interesting additions, nutritious upgrades and simple twists on traditional scrambled eggs. Co-host of Food Network's "The Kitchen," and season seven winner of "Food Network Star" Jeff Mauro reveals five ways to bring your scrambled eggs to the next level.
After a year of being stuck at home, many could use a change of scenery and a much-needed escape from the monotony of day-to-day life during the pandemic. Imagine waking up each morning and everything you need is right at your fingertips - sun, fun, entertainment, relaxation, great food and drink and your favorite travel companions.
Backyard movie nights are fun and easy, and whether you want a romantic evening with your partner, a fun family activity for all ages or a memorable event with friends, backyard movie nights are a great option that can be planned again and again. To create the ultimate movie night, you need a few essentials. Consider these six steps to get ready for a season of cinema fun.
Halloween has always been a fun holiday, but this year it will undoubtedly look and feel different. In a year like no other, how can you create festive celebrations that you and your family will enjoy right at home? Looking for inspiration on how to celebrate with your family while enjoying the magic of the Halloween season? Hershey has gathered an expert team - the Hershey Halloween Squad - to uncover the best ways to guarantee Halloween fun no matter how you choose to celebrate this year.
It seems like every family has at least one - a picky eater. As a parent, you may worry about making sure your children are getting enough healthy vegetables in their daily diet. But don't give up just yet. It is possible to use vegetables in creative ways that even your most critical eater will find hard to resist.
Since the beginning of COVID-19, a lot of children have not been able to get the same nutrition and physical activity they would have received in school. This along with the stress and change of routines because of the pandemic has accelerated the childhood obesity epidemic.
Winter season brings simple pleasures such as hot cocoa, holiday music and cozy nights by the fireplace, but the hustle and bustle of the season can also take a toll on your well-being. Stress and unhealthy eating that come with seasonal celebrations along with colder weather make many people want to curl up inside with a blanket.