Engaged:
A blog about what's capturing our attention

Five Thanksgiving Dinners for A Most Unusual Year

Since I can’t enjoy the big spread of food at a table crowded with my nearest and dearest this...

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...