I hope everyone has had a fabulous couple of weeks. I have been hard at work planning and putting on an Oktoberfest Party for my family, friends and neighbors. I will tell you, this is now going to be an annual event thrown. It was such a blast and an awesome variety of people attended (which I always thinks turns a good party into a great party).
This list is going to give you all the essentials for how to plan your perfect Oktoberfest Party
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One of my goals with Embarque & Co. is to create inexpensive solutions to expensive problems. The number one problem that I hear about is staying organized during this busy time of year (especially when it comes to getting in and out of the house).
Many of us dream of having a mudroom to keep us organized, but very few of us have the space or finances to make this dream a reality, so I decided to use some creativity and create a makeshift mudroom for less than $150.
Let’s do this!
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This is such a busy time of year for everyone when kids are getting back to school, you’re getting back from summer travels and back into the school-year routine.
One of the most difficult times of the day is getting out of the house in the morning on-time. This recipe is a great breakfast option that will keep you full all morning with the nutrients your body needs to get your day to a great start.
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One of the easiest ways you can entertain friends and family is by hosting a bonfire. Simply supply the fire, beverages and s’mores. Check out these gourmet s’more recipes that will turn an ordinary night into something extraordinary.
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I hope all of your are soaking up every last minute of summer (while we still have it)! One of my favorite parts about the summer is the fresh produce- almost every fruit and vegetable is in season, and accessible. Since the season is so short in the North, we must make the most of it while we can, so I do my best to cook with the local product as much a possible!
Queue the tacos!
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This isn’t a traditional post that is some tutorial on some yummy dessert or how to host guests in your home, but an honest heart-to-heart with the Embarque community.
I wanted to take a moment to share my, “Why” behind Embarque & Co. I started this blog almost two years ago because I felt that there was a large gap between the millennial generation, and our parents’ generation.
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Good Day, Embarquers!
I’m so excited to share this recipe with you (which is beyond delicious)!
Click play, and enjoy!
Embarque’s Chocolate Chip Graham Cracker Ice Cream
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I don’t know about you, but I LOVE making dishes ahead of time so that when I need to entertain, I can be involved in the conversations and games. This Chocolate Eclair dessert is a great dessert that you make ahead of time, throw in the fridge for several hours until your guests are ready to satisfy their sweet-tooth.
Chocolate Eclair Dessert
Servings: 20 for a 9×13 pan
Prep Time: 15-20 minutes
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Goooooooood Day, Embarquers!
Last week, I hosted book club in my home, and decided upon a summer theme. Let’s be honest, do we really discuss the book at book club? Maybe for 5 minutes… We’re much more concerned about the food and drinks.
Items on the menu were: Pork-filled Jalapeño Poppers, Charcuterie Skewers, Fruit Kabob Skewers and Sarasota Lemonade.
Ready to get started? Let’s do this!
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