Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

What are your traditions for New Year’s?   I’ve always heard to eat black eyed peas for good luck, cornbread for good luck and fortune and collard greens to bring you money.    However, how did this tradition start? Through research, the custom of eating black eyed...
Cinco De Mayo

Cinco De Mayo

dbking CC-BY-2.0 Cinco de Mayo, May 5th, celebrates the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War. In the United States, Cinco de Mayo has become a popular celebration of Mexican culture and heritage, especially in...
Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!

Halloween is right around the corner!  Do you know how much candy is sold on Halloween and what candy is sold the most?  Snickers are the most widely sold candy and the US alone spends approximately 2 billion dollars on candy during the Halloween season – nearly 90...
Food Trucks

Food Trucks

Weddings have definitely turned around from what they were years ago. Social media has added so much personality and individual flare from decorations to food options. Menus have changed from chicken and beef entrees to customized gourmet food and drinks.   Comfort...