Entries by Nick's of Clinton

Quick and Easy 4th of July Desserts to Impress 

With the 4th of July just around the corner, you’re probably planning for a patriotic get-together with family and friends. Whether you choose to grill the main course or have everyone bring their favorites, you might want to provide some delicious desserts for your guests. Here are some quick and easy 4th of July desserts […]

Healthy Snacks to Get You Over the Afternoon Slump

If you’re like most people, you’re all too familiar with the afternoon slump: the common experience characterized by a drop in energy and a desire to take a nap. For most people, the dip usually hits around 2:00 or 3:00 in the afternoon, and can make the rest of the workday feel like a challenge. […]

Beyond the Basics: Elevating Taco Tuesday

If you’re an American, then you’re probably familiar with the marketing mantra, “Taco Tuesday.” Originating with a Wyoming-based chain attempting to increase business on the slowest day of the week, today, Taco Tuesday is something that has extended from a mere restaurant marketing scheme to a way to connect with friends and family—both while dining […]

Charcuterie Board Ideas that Wow 

If you’re hosting a dinner party or happy hour, having a few friends over for book club, or just want to treat yourself, the right food is key. And when it comes to an option that’s easy, yummy, and even has a hint of elegance, a charcuterie board can really hit the mark. At Nick’s […]

Chili Recipes to Cozy Up With This Winter

Chili is the ultimate comfort food when the temperatures drop and the weather turns into something you want to stay inside to avoid. The best part about cooking and eating chili is that it warms you from the inside out. It’s also an entire meal, although it’s delicious with a side of cornbread.  You can […]

Hosting a Stress-Free Thanksgiving — Plan, Prep, and Enjoy the Day

Hosting Thanksgiving dinner can be stressful, making it easy to lose sight of what’s important. Whether this is your first year hosting and you’re frozen with indecision, or you regularly get put on the spot and want to find an easier way to get things done, it’s possible to enjoy your day with some careful […]

10 High-Fat Foods That Are Actually Good for You!

Are you avoiding all food containing certain amounts of fat? If so, that could be a mistake. Many people once shied away from high-fat foods due to health concerns. In fact, the American Heart Association recommends that saturated fats account for less than 10% or less of total daily calorie consumption.  However, some saturated fats […]

A Guide to Creating Healthy Salads Fit for a Family Dinner

Are you looking for something healthier to serve for a family dinner? Entree salads are a filling, delicious, and healthy choice to give your family something a bit different. Many of these meals are full of protein, fresh veggies, and tons of flavor. Here are some ideas for healthy salads you can serve your family […]