Trends in restaurants you may see when dining out

As crowds waiting in line for their favorite restaurants begin to grow anew, restaurants have begun to implement new menus and dining styles. This is mostly in an attempt to attract a broader clientele. Many trends are catering to the younger, technology-driven customer. Photo-ready foods: Many restaurateurs understand that their latest culinary creation is likely [...]

2018-03-01T15:21:59+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Featured Home, Food & Drink|

Entertaining Outdoors in Cold Weather

Outdoor entertaining has never been more popular. As more and more homeowners turn their homes into their own personal oases, extending the party outdoors has become a bigger priority. According to the American Home Furnishings Alliance's 2015 Outdoor Furniture Trend Report, out-of-doors areas on a property are the favored venues for celebrations with family and [...]

2018-01-29T11:48:01+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Featured Home, Food & Drink, Home & Garden|

Celebrate Labor Day with a White Party

by Christa Emmer | Contributing Writer Labor Day is a summer holiday when we celebrate the American worker and say an official goodbye to summer.According to late 1800s etiquette, we also must no longer wear white shoes, pants, dresses and handbags until Memorial Day. So why not give your whites one last spin with a [...]

2017-09-21T11:22:28+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Food & Drink, Holidays, Uncategorized|

Oyster and Drink Pairings at your Favorite Bar

As summer comes to an end and we bid farewell to crabs, another morsel of the sea is about to come into season—the oyster. Most of us are familiar with the classic oyster pairing. The oyster shooter in which a fresh oyster is shucked into a shot glass with hot sauce and vodka. If you’d [...]

2017-12-21T15:06:49+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Calvert County, Charles County, Food & Drink, Southern Anne Arundel County|

Delicious Watermelon Cocktails for Fourth of July

by Christa Emmer | Contributing Writer Fourth of July weekend is time for food, fun and friends. If you’re spending your holiday outside, you’ll definitely be in need of refreshment and watermelons are thirst-quenching and inexpensive. Here are two watermelon cocktail recipes—one for adults and one for children—that are sure to please. Just to make [...]

2017-09-20T13:13:35+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Food & Drink, Holidays|

Enjoy Your Crabs with these Maryland Beers

by Christa Emmer | Contributing Writer What’s a crab feast without beer! Maryland has a burgeoning brewery industry producing a large number of craft brews that will go great with all of the crabs you eat this summer. Feed the Monkey Jailbreak Brewing Co. in Laurel Feed the Monkey is a German-style hefeweizen brew with [...]

2017-09-20T12:41:05+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Food & Drink|