by Visit Lauderdale | July 23, 2021 | Lifestyle Feature Sponsored Post Travel Features
From the days when members of the ancient Tequesta civilization poled and paddled down the New River to today’s thriving multibillion-dollar marine industry, Greater Fort Lauderdale’s more than 300 miles of waterways have always been central to the region’s rich nautical traditions and lifestyle.... Read MoreThe Land of Floating Eye Candy
Independence Day is a celebration of our present wellbeing, of reunion with our families and friends, and of our aspirations for the future in the Land of Opportunity.
These are good things to toast on a festive picnic or cozy backyard cookout.
Also, you could bring an extra bottle of wine for adults and an extra bottle of lemonade for kids to commemorate Thomas Jefferson and the other Founding Fathers, whose intellect and courage turned July 4 into an important day in the world history and into a grand national holiday.
You are right, such great toasts must be accompanied by delicious foods. So, let’s plan a scrumptious menu, which you can complement with adults’ and kids’ favorite beverages.
To add more flavors and colors to your Independence Day dinner, check out some recipes for fresh, no-cook starters, some recipes for grilled dishes, and some recipes for fruit desserts.... Read MoreHappy Independence Day Recipes and Ideas
May 12, Mother’s Day, must be the right date to pamper your mom with fulfilling at least one of her wishes. Think about what she really needs but boasts that she can go without it. Remember what she really likes but will never buyherself because she has more essential expenses to pay. Do you have any ideas going beyond flowers, cosmetics, and housewares?
Let Marky’s assist you in choosing an original gourmet gift that will surprise your mom, please her palate, and make the holiday truly memorable to her.... Read MoreMother’s Day Gourmet Surprises from Marky’s
A friend's love is great. A sweetheart’s love is even greater. But a mother’s love is the greatest. This is a slightly paraphrased proverb and the gospel truth. A mother’s love is an inexhaustible resource that gives, supports, and protects life, happiness, and strength.
One day a year definitely isn’t enough to express all of the gratitude we have for everything our moms do or did for us. But still, Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity to tell our moms once again how much we love them and value their care about us through all the years.... Read MoreThe Perfect Mother’s Day Gift
How do you know that Christmas is coming? You don’t need a calendar to know it, right? You just feel it when you hear Dean Martin’s or Frank Sinatra’s Christmas songs in the local mall. Or when you suddenly come across a new holiday commercial from Coca-Cola. Or when your kid informs you that she will be Santa’s elf in a school play.
At such moments you realize that along with searching for a nice elf outfit you need to start hunting for presents, to remember where you put those boxes with Xmas ornaments, and to plan an unforgettable celebration in detail.... Read MoreBest Christmas Party Ideas and Recipes in 2017
Have you already got enough candies and chocolate in reserve? Have you already decided where you’re going to place these big pumpkins? Oh! Hope you haven’t forgotten about absolutely outstanding costumes for your nearest and dearest, and for yourself, of course?
No? Phew! Then you’re almost ready to celebrate the sweetest national U.S. holiday. And we aren’t talking about St. Valentine’s Day now, seriously. If you are native to New England, you probably know it as Cabbage Night. You are highly likely to call it Devil’s Night if you live in Detroit. Or it might be more familiar to you as Gate Night if you come from the Middle West. Fortunately, in any case you mean no other holiday but Halloween! Or the night of October 30th and 31st, to be precise.... Read MoreBest Halloween Party Ideas and Recipes 2017