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Food is a central part of your wedding day when it’s done right then, you’ll know about it. But, when it’s done wrong, you’ll be left with a huge bill and lots of rotten food left! You want people to have full stomachs and empty plates, and when you know what to serve at your wedding reception and after party, everyone will have the best time. Since the season of weddings is approaching, our JJ’s House designer, Jessica, has decided… Read More
Many people believe that switching to healthier foods may end up costing them more. However, this is not necessarily the case. Here are 5 ways to afford and shop for healthy food. Seasonal Shopping The price of fruits and vegetables can vary depending on when they are in season. Prices tend to be typically lower in season so make sure to take advantage of any exclusive offers to help save you money. Also, when fruits and vegetables are in season,… Read More
Iceland is a really remarkable place. While a relatively small island, its isolated location, and unique geography mean that, in many ways, Iceland is a world unto itself. Not only does Iceland exist today in a way that is entirely unique, but its cultural past is one that has fascinated people for centuries. The homeland of the Icelandic sagas, which have captured the hearts and imaginations of successive generations the world over, is exactly the place that you would expect.… Read More
It is Christmas time again, that time of year when the birds are singing, the kids are out of school, everyone is planning get-togethers with family and friends, joy is in the air and everything gets cheery. With all of this amazing stuff going on, there is a great chance that you don’t feel much in the holiday mood. Part of this is because Christmas can place a lot of stress on us. We feel the need to shop until… Read More
These days there is a broad range of cookware to choose from and when you go shopping, they all make similar claims. The costs vary based on the different materials they are made of, but does cost make a real difference? When you are cooking for the holidays, you need to know how to pick the best cookware to make your family’s holiday favorites. Here is a list of the different types of popular cookware and their qualities. Use this… Read More
Family reunions are meant to be occasions of love and happiness. But they can also cause a lot of stress if you are clueless about which dishes to serve. Don’t worry, we’re here to help. Here are three easy and cheap recipes for your next family reunion. 1. Marinated Mixed Olives This tangy, spicy appetizer is guaranteed to be a hit. Assorted olives jazzed up with citrus slices, fresh herbs, and a dash of red pepper flakes – easy, but… Read More
Thanksgiving is a fantastic holiday. It’s a family gathering, a time of peace and relaxation, when you eat a delicious Thanksgiving meal prepared with care and love. It’s a long-lasting tradition to cook a turkey for dinner – a turkey that will be remembered for half a year, while the next half is in anticipation for another mouthwatering turkey. There are several ways to cook a turkey, and almost all of them can be a guaranteed way to cook an… Read More