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(Family Features) Hectic mornings, busy schedules and afternoon snack cravings can make it difficult to eat foods that are tasty, healthy and satisfying. Instead of grabbing a bag of packaged cookies or vending machine chips, have a healthy alternative available for you and your family that's delicious and satisfying.
(Family Features) With the sun shining, flowers blooming and warm weather here again, it's the perfect time to gather your friends and family around the backyard for a summer grill-out. Preparation serves as the foundation for any successful event. To make sure your backyard bash will be one your guests will remember for years to come, consider the following summer party essentials.
(Family Features) Watermelon conjures images of warm weather days, refreshing sweetness and the delightful dribble of sticky juice trickling down your chin. Though it is, indeed, a delicious seasonal snack, watermelon is a healthy treat that can be enjoyed year-round and all day long, too.
Four staff members of The Explorer Newspaper and three readers made a trip to Jax Kitchen on July 18 for Sippin’ Social, which takes place on the third Thursday each month.
The holiday season is all about getting together with family and friends. Have guests over for a no-fuss, no-stress cocktail party. For a memorable party for you and your guests, serve a festive cocktail and a couple of elegant but easy-to-make appetizers.
Marana food bank has a new director
One day, Victoria Friel was looking through fabric bolts at Sour Apple Fabrics when the store's owner, Alicen Shaffer, told her the business was about to close. Alicen's husband had been transferred to Arkansas.
Dave Perry/The Explorer, Victoria Friel is the new owner of Sour Apple Fabrics and Home Boutique. One of her employees is daughter Taelur, right.