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Summer Entertaining

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Few things are better on a hot summer day than a barbecue, as synonymous with sun and fun as swimming pools and ice cream cones. Unfortunately, hot dog and hamburger season coincides with bathing...

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Summer is in full swing, and that means barbecues, bikinis, and—of course—cool cocktails. The secret to the perfect warm-weather drink is to keep it light and infuse the summer...

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Adults love playing in the pool as much as kids do, but most of the pool accessories out there are geared toward those twelve and under. That doesn't mean "adult swim" can't...

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Picnics are one of the greatest things about summer. There's something magical about dining with the grass between your toes and the sun on your face. Okay, so you might have to fend off flies...

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Start stocking up on charcoal and cold beer—cookout season is approaching. Once the weather turns warm, the scent of sizzling burgers and sausages will be wafting up from every backyard and park....

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Now that it’s officially spring, I have sunshine and warm afternoons on the brain. Problem is I recently relocated from sunny California to the soaking wet Pacific Northwest. This means...

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Summer is, for apparent reasons, my favorite time of year. Lounging at the beach with your friends on a sunny Saturday, baseball games and barbecues on Sundays ... it doesn't get much better...