Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

What are Some Great Food Options to Bring Along to Holiday Meals That are Easy to Transport?

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
Holiday dinner with a family

Easiest Holiday Foods to Transport

It’s that time of year again! With the holidays coming up, it is a time to gather with friends or family and enjoy good food. While we are always grateful for someone else to host the holiday gathering, it is still nice to bring something along to make things easier for the hosts. Of course, finding the right food item can be a challenge if you need to drive your Kia for several hours before reaching your designation. You don’t want to bring anything hot or cold due to food safety – and you want something that won’t leave a mess in your vehicle! Here are our suggestions: (more…)

Help! How Can I Get Through the 2019 Holiday Season Without Losing My Mind?

Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
Stressed out woman wearing a red apron in the kitchen

Survival Tips for the 2019 Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us and we can already feel our stress levels rising. The workload at the office is bigger than usual. Our mother-in-law is giving us the guilt trip to host the traditional turkey dinner for 20 people, which goes unappreciated by the other relatives anyway. Our own mother is begging us to come and visit for the holidays because this might be crabby old Aunt Linda’s last one (which she has been saying for the last 10 years). The kids have a full schedule of after-school activities. And it goes on and on and on! Just stop! Before you break down in tears, read these helpful tips to ensure your survival this holiday season! (more…)

What New Jersey Food Products Make Great Holiday Gifts?

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018
Collection of holiday gifts

Food Holiday Gifts with a Nod to New Jersey

Christmas is only a week away, and many of us are scrambling to find gifts for friends and family. Sometimes, finding that perfect gift can be a challenge between limited budgets and the fact that some people on our shopping list are difficult to please. Something that we have learned over the years is that food gifts that are special to New Jersey and made right here in our state are always a huge hit. And they are incredibly affordable! Here are some of our favorite New Jersey food gifts for the holidays: (more…)