Tasty 4th Of July Meal Ideas

There’s nothing like celebrating the 4th of July with friends, family, and delicious food. There are numerous recipe ideas that you can prepare, but try to stay as creative and festive as possible to bring a bit of patriotism to the celebration. Nothing says a cookout like a juicy hamburger. Pile a mustard and honey […]

Endless Summer Zucchini Ideas

If you plant a garden, you have probably tried zucchini before. It’s a very hardy plant, easy to grow, and highly productive. In fact, that’s why some people shy away from planting it in their vegetable garden because they don’t know what to do with all those long, green relatives of squash.   But that’s […]

Menus Tailor-Made for Instagram

Instagram is changing the food industry. Its marketing potential is like the cherry on the ice cream, and high-end chefs are finally realizing its power. Instagram has long been the site where passionate foodies upload photos of their favorite dishes, their glossy posts like feature spreads in Bon Appetit. Amateur home chefs and armchair gourmands, […]

Starbucks Partners With Dallas Kitchen, Questions About Menu Arise

Houston area Starbucks chains have begun selling meals produced by Snap Kitchen, a food chain focused on heat-and-eat meals for the health-conscious. The coffee chain has since stated that it plans to expand this partnership into other franchises through the country.   While company CEO Kevin Johnson admired at Starbucks’ ability to “elevate its food […]

To Tip or Not to Tip: Changing Trends in the Food Industry

Are the days of leaving a 20% tip over? It’s possible. Many restaurants are experimenting with a hospitality-included menu. But phasing out the tipping habit is complicated, and many waitstaff would rather work for tips than a set wage. In the food service industry, fast cash is like a Michelin star. Waiters and waitresses don’t […]