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…
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.
How I Became a New York Butcher — And Love It
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Tips for Maintaining Orchids at Home « Roche Bros. Supermarkets
FEATURED FLORAL: Tips for Maintaining Orchids at Home Orchids are elegant, majestic and impressive in any corner of your home or as a gift for a housewarming or party The varieties and colors are many, all of them beautiful. From Phalaenopsis — with colorful flowers that stay fresh for months and require less light than some varieties — to Dendrobium — with sprays of white, lavender or a combination that stay open about three to four weeks, any orchid is ready to make a statement. But somehow taking care of orchids ends up challenging for many. Once the plant loses its flowers the first time, people often wonder how to keep them coming back. Here are some tips on taking care of your orchids: Water: Make sure your orchid gets enough water. But…
I Ate At Least One Vegetable With Breakfast Every Day And Here's What Happened
I have to admit that I don’t always eat breakfast. Even though I write about health topics regularly—and I know how important a good morning meal is—sometimes I just want a massive cup of coffee with lots of skim milk. And that’s it.
What Are The Colored Circles on Food Packages?
There's a lot of information crammed onto food packaging these days, and along with all of the helpful stuff (like nutritional data and ingredients), there's also the mysterious, multicolored row of circles or squares that serves a very important purpose ... for the printer.
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Choice of Two Regular Cones Three Pre-Packed Quarts Medium Cake Food Cravings: Giving in to Science You never know when a hankering is going to strike. Feed your need for knowledge with Groupon’s study of food cravings For years, scientists believed that food cravings were linked to nutrient deficiencies—a taste for steak might signify a lack of iron, for instance. But recent research has uncovered a different theory. A functional MRI study cited by the Wall Street Journal suggested that food cravings are more similar to an addiction, triggered by reward centers in the brain that relate to memory and emotion. Answering to the craving can trigger the release of neurotransmitters including endorphins (which produce feelings…
Wedding Catering Trends for 2017
In our third annual International Wedding Trends Report, we asked 50 industry experts to