Engaged:
A blog about what's capturing our attention

Celebrating the Great Outdoors During the Pandemic

When pandemic panic buying started back in March, it was toilet paper and hand sanitizer that...

A Vibrant Salad Recipe for a Socially Distanced Picnic

I always enjoy eating as many meals as possible in the great outdoors, but now that the socially...

A Salad Worthy of My Grown-Up Thanksgiving Table

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. It's the only day of the year that all of us--regardless of...

Don’t Call It a Vacation: The Value of a Career Break Spent on the Trail

If you enjoy spending time in the great outdoors, you know that nothing beats the simple...

Unplug : Blackberry Chocolate Ice Cream

Nothing soothes a hot summer day quite like ice cream and we think you'll be screaming for our...

Unplug : Indian-Inspired Spinach Saute

June 17 is National Eat Your Vegetables Day, so to celebrate, here is a recipe for a spinach...

Unplug : Lavender and Lemon Chicken Recipe for Mother's Day

Need something to cook for Mother's Day, but maybe you don't feel confident in the kitchen? 

Unplug : "Beet the System" Cocktail Recipe

On  tax day you deserve a cocktail, and the cheery hue of the Dialogue Beet the System Cocktail...