Ask SAM: Is Ruff Housing, the doggie day care center, under new ownership? | Local News

Ask SAM: Is Ruff Housing, the doggie day care center, under new ownership?  |  Local News

Q: Is Ruff Housing dog daycare, grooming, and pet boarding under new ownership? Answer: Ruff Housing is under new ownership, according to a spokeswoman for Ruff Housing. “Yes, all Ruff Housing locations have been sold as of October 2021 to Destination Pet.” Ruff Housing has two locations in Winston-Salem, and one location each in Greensboro … Read more

Places to treat your dad to this holiday

Places to treat your dad to this holiday

20 tried-and-true Houston restaurants serving Father’s Day feasts Antojito Platter at Pico’s in Houston (Image courtesy of Pico’s) HOUSTON – Celebrate the dads and father figures in your life this Father’s Day by treating them to a memorable meal at at one of these tried-and-true Houston restaurants on June 19. 🍴American Backstreet Cafe: This Houston … Read more

Tomato Tonnato Is the Sauce of the Summer

Tomato Tonnato Is the Sauce of the Summer

It’s a little early right now for tomatoes, but my local grocery store has somehow come into a stock of wonderful ones. They are rainbow-hued, brilliantly misshapen orbs that fully sock you in the face with flavor, providing the illusion of peak summer while the rest of the temperate Northern Hemisphere catches up. When I … Read more

Range of unusual pet foods rapidly expanding, with ears, snouts and pizzles all on the menu

Photo of pet treats.

Pet ownership in Australia has surged during the past few years of COVID-19 lockdowns. It has meant the pet food industry — worth an estimated $2.74 billion annually and growing rapidly — is struggling to keep up. “Pet ownership has been growing in Australia year on year, but with COVID we saw a considerable uptick,” … Read more

Headed to New Orleans Wines & Food Experience? Here all the award-winning dishes to try | Where NOLA Eats

Headed to New Orleans Wines & Food Experience?  Here all the award-winning dishes to try |  Where NOLA Eats

Each year the New Orleans Wine and Food Experience makes the Crescent City feel a little closer to wine country through its line-up of wine tastings, educational events, dinners and parties organized around wine appreciation. But food is also a big part of NOWFE, which brings together many different local chefs. Each year, they compete … Read more

The best mezcal cocktail recipes for summer 2022

The best mezcal cocktail recipes for summer 2022

If you still believe mezcal is a joke with a worm as the punchline, it’s time to catch up. With celebrity fans (LeBron James, Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul have launched their own brands) and billions of dollars in sales, mezcal is now the planet’s second fastest-growing spirit, according to the Distilled Spirits Council of … Read more

Double A’s BBQ opens first location on the South Side

Double A's BBQ opens first location on the South Side

SAN ANTONIO – Editor’s note: This story was published through a partnership between KSAT and Live From the Southsidea new local- and Latina-owned magazine that works to improve & expand community relationships through promoting events, stories and businesses. Are you looking for some great barbecue on the South Side? Double A’s BBQ has what you … Read more

Ian McNulty: Soup dumplings meet hot pot and ‘dry pot’ as second Dian Xin opens | Where NOLA Eats

Ian McNulty: Soup dumplings meet hot pot and 'dry pot' as second Dian Xin opens |  Where NOLA Eats

Even if you’ve been craving soup dumplings, know exactly what to expect and even know the particular flavor of a favorite soup dumpling maker, there’s something just a little miraculous about them each time. It’s the way the steam blooms once you lift the lid on their bamboo serving box, the way the juice within … Read more

Ian McNulty: Soup dumplings meet hot pot and ‘dry pot’ as second Dian Xin opens | Where NOLA Eats

Ian McNulty: Soup dumplings meet hot pot and 'dry pot' as second Dian Xin opens |  Where NOLA Eats

Even if you’ve been craving soup dumplings, know exactly what to expect and even know the particular flavor of a favorite soup dumpling maker, there’s something just a little miraculous about them each time. It’s the way the steam blooms once you lift the lid on their bamboo serving box, the way the juice within … Read more