Homerun Hitters: Sideline Suppers on the May Menu

Last month, we talked about some of our “sideline suppers” on the April menu in honor of spring sports. What is a sideline supper? It’s the perfect meal for busy families during sports seasons! These meals are great to bring along to the game, either to enjoy from the sidelines or to offer as fueling…

Easy Summer Flowers to Grow in Your Garden

Nothing says summer like a beautiful, blooming garden! Planting in the spring is a breeze, but you have to be careful which flowers you decide to grow in the summer. Some flowers don’t hold up in the summer heat, which is why we created this list for you. Any of these flowers will bloom all…

17 Graduation Party Food Ideas to Self-Cater Your Celebration

It’s graduation season… which means grad parties are coming. If you’re celebrating a grad this year, congrats! We realize graduation parties might not be as big this year as they usually are, so self-catering your party might make more sense. Luckily, our May and June menus are stacked with delicious items that would be perfect…

From Pantry to Pamper: DIY Spa Day Recipes

Who doesn’t love a relaxing day at the spa? I know I do!  As Mother’s Day approaches, I’m thinking of ways to pamper my mom (and myself). This doesn’t have to be a pricy gift; you can skip the expensive store-bought products and look in your own kitchen for a head-to-toe spa treatment! Check out…

New Recipe Creation: The Testing Process

One of my favorite parts of being the Chef at Dream Dinners is creating brand new recipes. As you probably know, the menu at Dream Dinners features 20 recipes each month. My goal is to have 2-3 of those meals each month be brand new; it’s a lot of work, but it’s so fun, and…

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,…

Geocaching: Outdoor Family Fun

If you and your family have been longing for adventure, love technology, and want to get outside for some exercise, we have you covered! Geocaching is a real-life, outdoor treasure hunting game that uses GPS-enabled devices and can be enjoyed by the entire family. How to Get Started: One of the best parts about geocaching…