HOMEMADE HUMMUS DIP

Transport yourself with this old Middle Eastern classic. Enjoy as a dip with fluffy pita and crisp veggies or as a spread on your favorite sandwiches and crackers. INGREDIENTS 2 (15-ounce) cans chickpeas, drained and rinsed 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, or more as needed, plus more for garnish 1/2 lemon, juiced 2 tablespoons roughly … Read More…

Summer Salad Recipe

A sweet and healthy addition to your summer barbecue Strawberry, quinoa, spinach & cashew salad Prep Time: 20 minutes Total Time: 20 minutes Yield: 4-6 servings What could taste more like summer than strawberries? This sweet and healthy fruit makes a vibrant addition to more than just desserts. Add it to your summer salad for … Read More…

Family Playcations

by Toni Ward As summer break melts away and lazy days are replaced with school days, consider bidding farewell to the season with one last adventure When you’re young, the two longest weeks of the year are the ones leading up to winter holidays and the ones just before school is out for the summer. … Read More…

Concert in the Park to Host Holiday Tribute

The City of Casa Grande Community Services Department invites the public to a Holiday Tribute Concert in the Park on Friday, December 16, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Peart Park. December’s concert will be a festive winter celebration featuring local students from Casa Grande Union High School’s Jazz Band and Blue Notes … Read More…

Top 10 day trips departing from the Golden Corridor

by Jerry Chin NORTHERN ARIZONA Hike surrounded by beauty and rent kayaks for some adventure at Watson Lake in Prescott View our state’s wondrous wildlife at Bearizona Wildlife Park in Williams Enjoy a scenic train ride at the Verde Canyon Railway in Clarkdale Learn about experimental architecture and an ecology community at Arcosanti near Mayer … Read More…

Get away… if only for a day!

If a summer vacation isn’t on the agenda this year, don’t give up! You can still explore, rejuvenate and relax with a variety of day trip options. Right here in our own backyard are some of the world’s most breathtaking national parks, finest arts and culture and family-fun recreational activities. From wildlife viewing to leisurely … Read More…