DIY Vanilla Orange Sugar Scrub

Create your own DIY sugar scrub for a perfect Mother's Day gift for the women in your life. 

Riverstone Taverne

When the weather grows cold, nothing is as warm or inviting as casual comfort food. 
"I'm an electrical engineer, my wife is a software consultant," explains Bruce Iacovelli, who owns Riverstone Taverne with his wife Joyce Hicks. "We had a passion for food and decided to become restaurateurs in 2007." 
When the Riverstone Taverne opened in Valley City, it delighted locals with…

Holiday Wine Pairings

“Rich, full-bodied whites like Chardonnay, Viognier, Gewürztraminer and Rhône White Blends pair delightfully with many of the dishes found on the Thanksgiving table. For example, pumpkin soup or butternut squash with brown butter and sage is a delicious match for a richly textured Chardonnay. The warmer spices of autumn, like nutmeg, cinnamon and clove, are complementary to this style of…

TRIVS

In the heart of Strongsville's economic district is perhaps one of the most fashionable restaurants in Northeast Ohio. With a sophisticated color scheme, a pleasant atmosphere, and food that is out of this world, Trivs easily brings a touch of chicness to cuisine.

Craft & Cocktail

Add a half cup of cucumber slices and 2 tablespoons of basil ribbons to 1 cup of gin.
Refrigerate overnight. 
Strain the gin and reserve 4 ounces. 
Divide ice between two tall glasses. 
Add gin and divide the grapefruit juice 
between glasses. 
Top with ginger beer and garnish with grapefruit wedges, cucumber slices and thinly sliced basil ribbons. 
Enjoy. Cheers!

Every Thing Coming Up Roses

Rosewood Grill brings the outdoors in and exists in perfect harmony with its lush, natural surroundings. Pull up a cozy Adirondack rocking chair or two alongside the curving, free-form fire pit tucked underneath cedar-planked pergolas on the patio. “There’s a party on the patio around the fire pit each night,” quips Chris Kneeland, Managing Partner of Rosewood Grill. “It’s the…

Rose Hill

Rose Hill celebrates the American “Melting Pot” identity by bringing a variety of culturally-influenced dishes together in one enticing menu. On their dinner menu, look for American favorites such as Calamari, Seared Walleye, or Prime Ribs. Tickle your tastebuds with European classics like Arancini, Chicken Paprikash, or Pork Schnitzel, or try something new like an Umami or Black Bean Quinoa…

Banana Treats to Bark About!

A well-balanced diet is important to health. That is true whether you walk on two legs or four. Many times, store-bought snacks have multiple ingredients and preservatives listed on the label. If you cannot even pronounce some of those ingredients, how can you be sure they are good for you, let alone for your four-legged best friend?

Butternut Squash Soup

Inspired by the butternut squash soup served by Chef/Co-owner Anthony Scolaro at One Eleven Bistro, this dish is easy to make and delicious. For ease of preparation, pick up packaged butternut squash cubes, although you can peel, seed, and dice whole butternut squash. You’ll need about 3 - 4 cups of diced squash. Pepitas is the Spanish word for "pumpkins…