January is Restaurant Month in Paso Robles

January 19th, 2019 / Connor Olson / Comments Off on January is Restaurant Month in Paso Robles

January is the most delicious month of the year in Paso Robles. After the holidays are over, relax and treat yourself to some of the finest cuisines on the Central Coast. Here’s how it works: During the entire month of January, participating restaurants will offer special deals such as affordable prix fixe menus for lunch […]

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Transforming Empty Wine Bottles

March 1st, 2018 / Connor Olson / Comments Off on Transforming Empty Wine Bottles

Even when the wine is finished, a wine bottle can be transformed into anything from a useful household tool to stylish decor. If you feel like getting creative, we have included three ways for you to re-purpose your empty wine bottle! Bird Feeder Materials: Tools: saw, hammer, drill with hole saw fitting, tape measure, rasp, […]

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How to Preserve Fresh Basil and Fresh Basil Products

February 23rd, 2018 / Connor Olson / Comments Off on How to Preserve Fresh Basil and Fresh Basil Products

Fresh basil can drastically enhance the flavor of so many dishes, making it a common staple in most kitchens. While it can be difficult to use all your fresh basil before it reaches its expiration date, knowing how to properly preserve your basil will allow you to enjoy it at your leisure. If you are […]

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The French Press: Coffee Maker or Cocktail Creator?

February 16th, 2018 / Connor Olson / Comments Off on The French Press: Coffee Maker or Cocktail Creator?

It turns out that a French press can be used for more than brewing a rich cup of morning coffee. French press owners have become savvy to the idea of using this appliance for cocktails as well. How is this possible? Below we outline why and how to use your French press for some happy […]

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Tips for Choosing and Caring for Fresh-Cut Flowers

February 7th, 2018 / Connor Olson / Comments Off on Tips for Choosing and Caring for Fresh-Cut Flowers

Cut flowers are not only a perfect way to commemorate a special occasion, but they can brighten up an ordinary day. Whether you receive them as a gift, purchase them yourself, or grow your own, below are some tips for the best types of cut flowers to get and how to make them last. Ensure […]

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Make Your Sweetheart a Romantic Seafood Dinner for Valentine’s Day

January 31st, 2018 / Connor Olson / Comments Off on Make Your Sweetheart a Romantic Seafood Dinner for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is not complete without candy, flowers, cards, and of course, a special dinner. Instead of dining out this holiday, show how much you care by preparing a special gourmet meal for your significant other. Below are four delicious seafood dinner recipes for the special someone in your life. Lobster Risotto Ingredients: 1/2 pound […]

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Tips for a Healthier, Greener Lifestyle

January 24th, 2018 / Connor Olson / Comments Off on Tips for a Healthier, Greener Lifestyle

Without knowing, we expose ourselves to harmful, dangerous toxins each day. But you do not have to flip your life upside down to avoid these health hazards. The tips below give simple and effective ways you can adopt a healthier, greener lifestyle. Open Your Windows Say farewell to stale air. Opening your doors for at […]

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Cocktails Featuring Your Leftover New Year’s Champagne

January 18th, 2018 / Connor Olson / Comments Off on Cocktails Featuring Your Leftover New Year’s Champagne

Perhaps you were hosting a New Year’s Eve party, or maybe there was a great discount on champagne at the liquor store. Regardless of the reason, most people have an abundance of leftover champagne after the clock strikes twelve. Since most people only drink this sparkling beverage to ring in the new year, finding alternative […]

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Keeping Your Fitness Resolution in 2018

January 11th, 2018 / Connor Olson / Comments Off on Keeping Your Fitness Resolution in 2018

If you hit the gym in the next few weeks, you will find it pack with New Year’s resolutioners. But as February approaches, many of these commitment makers will slowly trickle out of the gym and back into their old habits. To make sure you are not among those who forgo their fitness resolutions, here […]

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How to Stick to Your Healthy Eating Resolution this Year

January 10th, 2018 / Connor Olson / Comments Off on How to Stick to Your Healthy Eating Resolution this Year

The most infamous of all New Year’s resolutions is pledging to develop healthier eating habits. With all the holiday indulgence causing feelings of guilt, many people really do manage to maintain a healthier lifestyle for the first few weeks of the new year. However, more often than not, after a few weeks most people resort […]

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