Japanese Food Ideas For A Special Event

If you're looking for healthy-yet-delicious food to serve at your next special event, consider Japanese cuisine. Japanese food ranges from classic to exotic, so there is sure to be something to please everyone. Although sushi is one of the most popular types of Japanese food, there are plenty of other options to choose from as well.  When planning a large celebration with a long guest list, you may want to save time by having your favorite Japanese restaurant cater the event. [Read More]

Three Fabulous Flatbread Lunches

Are your lunches getting boring? Tired of the same old sandwiches? Skip the ubiquitous sliced bread and boiled ham, and give your lunch new life with one these three flatbread sandwich altrnatives that are bursting with flavor. Mediterranean Vegetarian Flatbread Even if you're not a vegetarian, you will love the taste of these healthy flatbread sandwiches. Mix one can of garbanzo beans, also known as chickpeas, with 1/4 cup red wine vinegar, 1 tablespoon minced garlic, two teaspoons of cumin, one teaspoon dried coriander, 2 tablespoons each of chopped parsley and cilantro, the juice and zest of one lemon, and coarsely ground cracked black pepper. [Read More]

Tips For Baking Sugar Cookies

Sugar cookies can be an excellent dessert or treat since there's lots of different recipes online; for example, Tori Avey has steps for holiday sugar cookies that you can follow easily. While these cookies are not particularly difficult to make, it can be common for individuals to make seemingly insignificant mistakes that can compromise the quality of their cookies. Avoiding these errors will be essential for making sure that your cookies are as moist and delicious as possible. [Read More]

5 Great Ways To Make Coffee The Perfect Gift

Whether you are celebrating Mother's Day, Father's Day, or someone's birthday, coffee almost always makes the perfect gift. Unless, of course, the person doesn't like coffee, which just seems crazy. If they do enjoy coffee, though, here are five great ways to make coffee into the perfect and more unique gift: Breakfast in Bed: If you live with the person, you can always wake up early, make their favorite cup of coffee, and pair it with a nice breakfast to be served in bed. [Read More]