Chef Laura’s April Fool’s Day Menu

Not many people know this, but I am a huge April Fool’s girl, much to the annoyance of my parents and my husband. Sorry in advance, Ricky, but this year is going to be filled with amazing pranks. As a chef, I love performing culinary trickery, and now Dream Dinners is making it so easy…

Printable Easter Activities for the Whole Family to Enjoy

Celebrate spring with our printable Easter activities! Are you looking for fun ways to celebrate Easter at home? Our holiday toolkit has fresh ideas for spring festivities, including several ways to update your Easter egg hunts this year! So break out the cute spring dresses, chocolate bunnies, hard-boiled eggs, and brightly colored plastic eggs; we’re…

Spring Snacktivities with Chef Laura

Hooray for spring and the bounty of fresh veggies and fruits that come with it! In fact, we want to make the seasonal harvest the star of our “snacktivities” and get our kids in the kitchen this spring. Fruit and Veggie Art I know everyone says, “Don’t play with your food,” but at Dream Dinners,…

Pi Day? More Like Pi YAY!

Did you know that someone who loves learning, especially mathematics, is called a philomath? Regardless of whether you love or loathe math, March 14th represents an annual opportunity for food lovers to come together and celebrate Pi Day with pie-shaped foods. After all, who doesn’t love pie? You can celebrate with traditional dessert pies, pizza…

Family Date Night: Valentine’s Day at Home

Valentine’s Day marks the transition from a long (and for many, challenging) winter to the hopeful first signs of spring. It’s a good reason to celebrate as a family. Your plans don’t need to be elaborate or expensive to make the occasion special. Small touches can build excitement for a heartfelt celebration. We have compiled…

Thanksgiving Togetherness, Even When You’re Far Apart

Times are tough, and Thanksgiving 2020 could be a challenging one for many of us. That being said, we have some ideas for how to adapt and still connect with each other this Thanksgiving, even in less than ideal circumstances. Please join us in thinking outside the box to celebrate Thanksgiving this year!  For age-specific…

Thanksgiving may look different this year. Change up your traditions!

Remember what a holiday dinner was like sitting at the kids’ table?   Mashed potato mountains, corny jokes, and an extra helping of dessert. Fun, right? Holidays may look different for some families this year.  Less people gathered around the table and more connected by Zoom. This year, everyone has a seat at the kids’ table with…

How to Have a Spooktacular Halloween 2020

We’re here to tell you that Halloween 2020 isn’t canceled! It’ll be different, yes, but it doesn’t have to be a bore. If your city is in full-on restriction mode, or your family is opting to be extra careful and won’t be partaking in traditional Halloween parties or trick-or-treating this year, we’ve got plenty of…

April Holidays at Home

All of a sudden it’s April, and that means that Easter and Passover are fast approaching! Where’d the time go?! If you’re like us, it probably flew by while you were adjusting to home schooling (still adjusting, for the record), working from home at the same time, and all the while keeping that local news…

Love is in the Air…and Around the Dinner Table!

February is the month that, thanks to Valentine’s Day, is synonymous with love, affection, and date nights. Although there are differing opinions about this holiday, even those of you who believe that Valentine’s Day is a frivolity created by greeting card companies can agree on this: it never hurts to show a little extra love…

‘Tis the Season to Give Family Dinners

At Dream Dinners, we want to help make your holiday gift-giving a little bit easier! We’ve come up with some creative ways to give the gift of Dream Dinners this holiday, so you can check gift giving off your to-do list.