In our third annual International Wedding Trends Report, we asked 50 industry experts to
Texas Non-Profit Franchises a Blimpie to Build Homes for Needy Families
This creative south Texas non-profit director turned to franchising to help build homes for needy families.
How High Is Your Pizza IQ?
An Engineer Explains Why You Should Always Order the Larger Pizza
Most of us tend to order a pizza based on the amount we plan to eat—and there's nothing wrong with that—but if you're trying to make your dollar stretch as far as it can, your best bet is to just order the biggest one you can buy. Why? The increase in size to cost always comes out in your favor. Here's why.
13 brilliant ways to keep your wedding guests entertained during your wedding reception
13 brilliant ways to keep your wedding guests entertained during your wedding reception Written by Katie Byrne Worried that your guests might feel a little bored restless during the down-time between your ceremony ending and your wedding breakfast beginning? Fret not These ideas will keep everyone entertained... From those who want to get the party started (hello, Prosecco bar) to the people who want to rest their feet - prepare to get seriously inspired. And entertained! #1 Outdoorsy summer celebration planned? Think garden games! From noughts and crosses to Connect 4 and croquet - there are endless options. Just be sure to check with your venue that games on the grass are allowed before you splash out! #2 Ice-breakers are a genius way to get guests mingling We adore this idea! Fill a…
How to Grill Baby Back Ribs
To grill baby back ribs is the best way to cook them. Learn the correct grill setup in order to maintain the tenderness and juiciness of the ribs. It may take hours to perfectly cook baby back ribs but once done, the good meal you had is irreplaceable.
Woody's, Smokey D's on list of nation's top barbecue spots
Woody's Smoke Shack and Smokey D's BBQ make the list of 100 top barbecue joints in the country in a new book
10 Pizza Jokes You Need In Your Life
These are VERY cheesy. And so are Newman's Own incredible frozen pizzas. AND they're ready in 10 minutes — c'mon, you can't say no to that.
Portrait Of An Artist: Robert Sarnoff
Given the vibrancy of Rockaway's artistic community, we figured that the cover of The Rockaway Summer Guide should feature the work of a local artist. "Monument for Fish" by Carolin Wood, which graced our June Summer Guide created quite the buzz. We received even more entries this time, even dozens from artists outside Rockaway, but in keeping with the spirit of celebrating local artwork, we took a page from our storied past by selecting "Lovers" by former Wave editorial cartoonist Robert Sarnoff. A longtime resident, Sarnoff is also an award-winning writer, illustrator, and filmmaker. The Wave: How would you describe your art? Robert Sarnoff: My art is meant to be whimsical with humorous tinges. I often…
Researchers say that liking cats is a sign of very high intelligence
Pets are an absolute blessing for humans. They can cheer you up when you’re feeling sad or come home tired from work. It happens to everyone, but then you open the door and meet that little ball of fur that just emanates love and happiness Animals are more intelligent than we think. And I claim that both my dog and my cat realize when I’m happy or sad. That’s how it feels, at least to me. They’re also best friends and seem to understand and care about each other. However, the question is what does it says about yourself if you are a pet owner. I’ve never really thought about that, I’ll admit – but earlier today I encountered research that shows that most people who like cats, in general, are very intelligent.…