There comes a time around early September when we begin to plan this December issue each year.
It is really odd to have temperatures in the upper 70s and we’re talking about Christmas here in the Northeast. This year we took things a step further by focusing our cover concept for this holiday issue on New Year’s Eve. (more…)
Some of the ingredients used in Jonathan and Carly Copeland’s pho dish. (Credit: David Benthal)
The symbolic Thanksgiving bird brings back childhood memories of gathering around the table and donning fall versions of holiday wear with extended family. The day often includes games of football outside while the heads of household work in the kitchen. Food is piled high on the table, celebrating the season’s bounty. Gen Xers and older millennials may even consider Adam Sandler’s “Thanksgiving Song” as a holiday classic to be played. It does, after all, pay homage to the star of the show: turkey.
Thanksgiving is just a few short weeks away, and while some people thoroughly enjoy preparing and cooking a thanksgiving feast, others may feel bogged down by the idea of spending all that time in the kitchen. READ
We’re sure by now you’ve all read something about the return of the Popeye’s chicken sandwich. Many of you have probably even run out to the fast food eatery to try one — there is, after all, a brand new franchise in Riverhead. (more…)