Summer Sunsets

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Enjoying the sunset is one of the best things about summer in my opinion. The cool breeze at night, watching the gorgeous colors change and enjoying something tasty to eat? Why not! Watching sunsets is thought to have many health benefits beyond just a pleasant night out. Like many other aspects of being “in nature” it improves your emotional /mental health, concern for others, and increases your satisfaction with life. It allows you to slow down and really enjoy the moments in life. Many scientists believe it to be a form a meditation and have shown that it can actually […]

Heading to the park for a picnic!

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It’s been rainy and humid these past few days in Boston, but that doesn’t mean that I’m not looking forward to spending at least a few afternoons in the sun before autumn sets in. I want to just grab a blanket, my mobile speakers, and some good food and head to the Boston Public Garden, to soak up the last bits of summer. The most refreshing food to bring to a summer picnic is fruit. My personal favorite is watermelon. Sweet, hydrating, and so easy to dress up, you get as much nutrients as you get joy eating it. It’s […]

Breakfast on the deck? Heck yea!

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Welcome to August! This Month we decided to talk about all things picnics! Summer is the perfect time to get outside and enjoy those nice long sunny days. Picnics don’t have to be just in the afternoon or just in parks either. We are going to talk about having picnics at all times of the day and at many different places. We’ll provide some great easy recipes as well as tips and tricks. So get creative and get outside! This week I’m going to talk about making breakfast on the deck, aug 10th will be the classic summer barbeque, aug […]