It’s spring, which means you can find us sitting in the park on Sunday afternoon reading a book and working on our tan. This year, we plan to bring along the Skip Hop Central Park Blanket and Cooler. This nifty blanket/cooler combo carry-all includes everything you need for a perfect picnic in the park — a place to sit filled with stuff to eat. And it’s incredibly portable. Can’t beat that.
Summer has all of us here at The Frisky craving good old-fashioned, outdoorsy fun, but, alas, we are stuck in our office, clicking away on our computers. To quell our cravings, we’re going on a virtual picnic in the park. In true summer spirit, we’re each bringing one thing. I’ll start. I’m going on a picnic, and I’m bringing a bright red bandana. They’re great outdoor accessories and come in handy for all kinds of picnic games. Besides, they remind me of sleepaway camp. Care to join us? We’re going on a picnic, and we’re bringing … Keep reading »
Memorial Day Weekend is upon is and we’re more excited about the barbecue bit than anything else. While I definitely won’t be doing any cooking —I’m prone to burning myself in even the safest of situations—I definitely will be standing near the grill decked out in my cooking finest looking like I could be of use. It’s a tricky and foolproof plan.
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Our usual “Hot Outta The Oven” chef, Teri Tsang Barrett, is on vacay this week, so our lovely intern Annika stepped up with this recipe for a take on a Greek salad. Clearly this one should not be hot outta the oven.
Since, the Food and Drug Administration announced last week that tomatoes are safe to eat again, I thought this recipe for a tomato salad with feta and cucumbers sounded refreshing on a hot summer evening. Tomatoes contain powerful antioxidants, like vitamin C, vitamin E, beta carotene and lycopene. This salad is not only healthy, but would be perfect for a picnic date, just add the Sangria or beverage of choice. Keep reading »