Category Archives: Food and Drink

Make the Most of Spring and Summer’s Fruits and Veggies With These Recipes

Now that summer's almost here, we're seeing a lot of interesting fruits and vegetables come into our Dallas, TX apartment community. With so much fresh produce flooding through the front doors, we thought this would be a great time to share some recipes that make the most of spring and summer's in-season fruits and veggies. 1. Cucumber Salad…

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3 Ways to Utilize Those Overripe Bananas

Do you find yourself regularly tossing bananas into the trash because they're just too overripe for your taste? Then it's time to stop. Those bananas are perfect to include in a number of tasty treats, including the following: Chocolate Chip Banana Bread You will need: 3 ripe medium-sized bananas 1/3 cup melted butter 1 teaspoon…

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Spring Cocktails That’ll Make You Smile

As sunny springtime days have begun to shine upon our Dallas, TX apartments, we've started to see bright colors and vibrant hues appear all over town. In honor of all things fresh and fun, we've found a few spring cocktails that'll make you smile! 1. Cucumber Rosemary Gin and Tonic Also dubbed "The Drunk Cucumber," this fresh take on…

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Non-Alcoholic Drinks for Thanksgiving

Not everyone likes drinking alcohol during the holidays, whether it is for health reasons or because they just aren't in the mood. If you are entertaining in your Dallas apartment, you should have some non-alcoholic cocktails on hand for friends and loved ones. Here are some easy drinks to make with ingredients that most people…

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3 Cocktails That Taste Like Autumn

If you've been sipping on white wine, peach mimosas and other light, summery libations, you're probably ready for something that tastes like autumn now that the leaves are turning golden and red. Fortunately, the flavors of autumn, such as ripe apples, plums, pears, and pumpkins, are just as delicious in adult beverages as they are in pies.…

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Alternative Hot Drinks to Tea or Coffee

Cooler weather is the perfect time to enjoy a comforting hot drink, but that doesn't always mean having to choose between tea or coffee. These three hot drinks are great alternatives when you are looking for something a little different.  3 Hot Drinks Perfect for Cooler Days European Style Hot Chocolate This rich drink is nothing like the…

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3 Easy Pork Chop Crock-Pot Ideas

Don't let a busy work schedule and after-school activities keep you from dining on delicious, homemade pork chops. The following pork chop recipes can be tossed in the slow cooker in the morning or during your lunch break and will be done and ready to eat by the time you get home. It really doesn't get…

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