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Boozy Brunch with a Twist

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Dinner with your nosey relatives, lunches with work colleagues; you’ve probably spent a lot of time having meals with people you don’t want to see. You deserve to spend some time with people you enjoy! Gather your girls for a fun brunch where you can unwind and indulge in a little decadence. This brunch won’t be like any brunch you’ve ... Read More »

Score a Touchdown With Your Super Bowl Party

Football Field

The Super Bowl is almost here and you need to prepare! Make sure you have everything you need at your Super Bowl party to be able to support your guests as they cheer on their favorite team to victory. We’ve got everything covered – just make sure you’re sitting in your lucky spot! Team Spirit Get your head in the ... Read More »

An Oprah-Crafted Meal Plan

Oprah Winfrey has been on television since 1976 where she worked as the youngest and first black female news anchor at Nashville’s WLAC-TV. Needless to say, Oprah’s been around for a while and shows no signs of going anywhere. Each year, Oprah releases a list of her favorite things from the past year. At FoodyDirect, we’re lucky because we have ... Read More »

How to Throw a Glamorous Award Show Party

Memphis Drizzle Cake

With award show season on the horizon, (The Golden Globes are this weekend, The Grammys are January 28th, and the Oscars are coming up in March) you’re definitely going to watch at least one. Who are we kidding? We know we’ll be watching every single one to see the best celeb gowns, guess who will fall down accepting their award, ... Read More »

How to Throw an Authentic Hanukkah Feast

Lighting the Hanukkah Menorah

Hanukkah, the Jewish 8-day Festival of Lights begins today, December 12th. The Hebrew word Chanukah translates to “dedication”. Here at FoodyDirect, we’re dedicated to delivering you tasty foods from around the country. If you’re planning a Hanukkah celebration for your family and friends, it may be difficult to find good kosher or Hanukkah themed foods. Last month, we discussed How ... Read More »

4 Hostess Gifts to Impress

Red and green Christmas macarons

With so many holiday parties to attend, you’ll probably want to bring along an offering for your generous host or hostess. Sure, wine is a great choice (who doesn’t love wine), if you want your gift to be immediately forgotten. Instead, opt for a hostess gift so memorable that your host/hostess will have to call you and ask where you purchased that ... Read More »

4 Tips to Hosting a Unique Holiday Party

Chocolate Peppermint Cheesecake

You’re bound to be a guest at a slew of holiday parties over the next month. Our guess is that it will just be a montage of the same thing over and over until you can walk into your next shindig and give a play-by-play of every single thing that will happen. You don’t want to host a predictable holiday ... Read More »

4 Tips for Taking Your Tailgating Tastes to All-Pro Levels

Fall flavors

The words “tailgating” and “foodie” may seem mutually exclusive. After all, a couple bags of potato chips and some supermarket burgers and dogs hardly qualify as gourmet game-day grub. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. In fact, it’s entirely possible to kick your tailgate up a notch — even if you’re partying in a parking lot. Read on ... Read More »

8 Fabulous Fall Flavors That Aren’t Pumpkin Spice!


Introduction 1. Apple 2. Caramel 3. Cinnamon 4. Ginger 5. Pomegranate 6. Pear 7. Maple 8. Chai Conclusion Introduction Over the past 14 years, since that fateful day in 2003 when Starbucks first introduced its now-famous Pumpkin Spice Latte, it seems like the world has gone a bit crazy—pumpkin spice crazy, that is. I get it. With its cooler weather, ... Read More »