The Story of the Cornucopia: the Thanksgiving Horn of Plenty

Cornucopia in Greek Mythology There are two Greek myths that explain how the cornucopia came to be. The first is that while hiding from his father, Kronos, baby Zeus accidentally broke off the horn of the goat who nursed him. The horn then had the divine power to provide unending nourishment. The goat was revered… Read More >

Corn for Thanksgiving: A Mini-History of the First Thanksgiving

While Thanksgiving dinner fare varies from family to family, usually you’’ll find turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, cranberry sauce, and corn. There is little written documentation about what was actually eaten during the First Thanksgiving dinner, but from what was recorded, we know that there are two main dishes from modern-day Thanksgiving that were present at… Read More >

3 Easy Thanksgiving Appetizer Recipes

Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, and if you’re hosting at your house, you’re probably knee-deep in what feels like a million tasks. I host a big family holiday dinner every year and each time I get a little better with my ahead of time prep. That said, it’s still very stressful to get the dinner on… Read More >

Hot Halloween Gifts

Halloween is right around the corner on October 31, so we’ve compiled a list of the Hot Halloween Gifts of the season to make sure you get your Halloween Gifts delivered on time to the little ghosts and goblins in your life! All Hallows Eve, better known as Halloween, is one of the holidays where… Read More >

Halloween Gifts for Video Game Players!

The pandemic… Its impact on our social routines will be experienced for months, maybe years, to come. Either way, I think we can agree that talking about everything it has impacted is just too frightening. So, as Halloween 🎃 races towards us, we are all scrambling for what to do given our new “normal”! How will we make… Read More >

6 Ways to Serve Popcorn at Your Labor Day Cookout

Are you having a cookout this Labor Day? If so, don’t forget to serve your favorite snack! Popcorn is such a versatile treat. Here are some creative ideas that are sure to please a crowd: Pop it on the Grill Since you’re firing up the grill anyway, why not pop it on the grill before you start… Read More >

6 Labor Day Staycation Ideas

Have you decided to stay home this Labor Day weekend? This year more than ever, many of us will be staying home or not traveling too far from home due to the pandemic. Even though sticking close to home may not be our first choice, That doesn’t mean you can’t have fun! There are plenty… Read More >