Halloween: Inspiration for Last-Minute Costumes

Halloween is here again — some people spend an entire year coming up with spectacular ideas for costumes and others spend exactly five minutes coming up with something mediocre. If you’re in the five-minute camp, here are a few last-minute … Continue reading

5 Soup Recipes to Welcome Fall

The weather is quickly turning and soon it’s going to be a bit chilly to enjoy another salad — but that’s OK, there are plenty of warm meals we’re looking forward to making as the temperatures drop. At The Lakeside … Continue reading

5 Easy Recipes for Kids Take Over the Kitchen Day

The kids are back at school and we now return to our regular schedules — that means meal planning — breakfast, lunch and dinner — for the whole family rather than letting the kids eat at their leisure with their … Continue reading

Last Week of Summer: Movies for Backyard Movie Night

We’re approaching the unofficial last weekend of summer — which means it’s our last chance to have outdoor fun with the kids. If you’re not planning a weekend getaway, add a layer of fun to your staycation with a backyard … Continue reading