Should You Choose a Blender or a Food Processor?


Should You Choose a Blender or a Food Processor? The job of both blenders and food processors is to lighten up the work load and make food preparation easier. This is great when space is a premium in your kitchen, especially once you have a clear understanding on which of these appliances will work best… Read more »

Chocolate Coconut Easter Cupcakes

Chocolate Coconut Recipe

Chocolate Coconut Easter Cupcakes While there is something to be said for light, citrusy spring-like desserts at Easter, it’s hard to deny that chocolate is a pretty good fit for the holiday. Maybe you can blame all that Easter candy in stores, from chocolate bunnies to peanut butter-filled eggs, but I don’t have any problem… Read more »

Menu Based Equipment


For new business owners, specifically restaurant owners, purchasing the right equipment can be pretty overwhelming. Even those with excessive funds seem to have a hard time knowing where to begin if they don’t consult with a professional first. The common misconception is that all restaurants have the same equipment, but prepare different foods. This couldn’t… Read more »

Giant Melting Pot of Different Cultures.


Giant Melting Pot of Different Cultures. Living in the United States, we are part of a giant melting pot of different cultures, religions, and people. This is reflected in our schools, universities, shopping malls, and your restaurant! There are several different cultures and religions that require certain dietary restrictions. The more you and your restaurant… Read more »

Every Restaurant Website Should have a Mobile Optimization


Every Restaurant Website Should have a Mobile Optimization In this digital day and age, restaurants need to have great websites that provide customers the information they want and need to draw them into the dining experience. Here are some tips for what every restaurant website needs to bring customers into their unique dining experience. Mobile… Read more »

Hosting Events at Home


Hosting Events at Home Hosting events at your home is a great deal of fun, but it can also be much more stressful than you imagined. As long as you’re prepared with the right kitchen and catering equipment (and perhaps some assistance) you will be able to effortlessly entertain your guests.     Make Sure… Read more »

Spring Clean your Restaurant Kitchen


Spring Clean your Restaurant Kitchen Spring is officially here! And with it comes everyone’s favorite spring task, SPRING CLEANING. Restaurants have an obligation to keep everything clean all year round, but why not go the extra mile and implement a spring cleaning list? Cleaning Schedule and Training Most restaurants have a shift/closing cleaning list. Spring… Read more »

Finding the Right Contractor


Finding the Right Contractor Choosing a contractor for your restaurant should be a well researched and extensive process. Why you might ask? There are a lot of details that go into ensuring you choose the right contractor for your needs, and of course – you want to be sure that you don’t end up costing… Read more »


Gourmet Chocolate Easter Eggs

PEANUT BUTTER EASTER EGGS  Ingredients ½ cup softened butter (1 stick) ¾ cup brown sugar ¼ cup creamy peanut butter ¾ cup all-purpose flour ½ tsp vanilla extract ¼ tsp salt ¼ cup mini Reese’s Pieces or mini chocolate chips 2 cups white & dark melting chocolate (divided as you’d like­ I used about 1… Read more »