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Archive for the ‘Family Fun’ Category

Get Ready for Labor Day

By Schwan's Home Service, August 25, 2016

Schwan's Boneless Pork Loin Chops

Summer’s last hurrah is Labor Day weekend. Warm weather and weekend fun may go through September, but with kids headed back to school and summer activities winding down, it’s on Labor Day weekend that we gather, celebrate, and enjoy good eats and good company together. Looking for a little late-summer inspiration for the grill? Read […]

Category: Family Fun, OMG Recipes, Products

Taco Buffet Fiesta

By Schwan's Home Service, August 10, 2016

Taco Buffet Fiesta

Make-it-yourself taco buffets are a great way to serve up Mexican-style food with a fresh twist that your family and guests will love. Chicken Tacos with Cilantro Slaw: Cilantro slaw brings a fresh crunch flavored by cilantro and lime. Serve on a bed of Fire-Grilled Chicken Breast Strips and top with OMG Oh My Guacamole!. […]

Category: Family Fun, OMG Recipes, Products

National Chicken Wing Day

By Schwan's Home Service, July 29, 2016

National Chicken Wing Day

Before 1963, you would rarely see Chicken Wings on a menu – that is until a restaurant owner in Buffalo, New York, served up a quick late-night snack for her son and his college buddies. She deep-fried some wings, tossed them in butter and hot sauce, and the Chicken Wing as we know it today […]

Category: Family Fun, Products

Dog Days, Cool Treats

By Schwan's Home Service, July 28, 2016

Dog Days of Summer

The dog days of summer are defined by the latter part of the season when Sirius, the Dog Star, rises at the same time as the sun – typically from July 3 until August 11. It’s usually the hottest, and often thought of as the most lethargic, period of the year. There’s never been a […]

Category: Family Fun, Products

Pints for Half-Pints? Jack Nicklaus Ice Cream!

By Schwan's Home Service, July 26, 2016

Four New Flavors of Jack Nicklaus Ice Cream

It’s still National Ice Cream Month, and our ice cream game is strong. Jack Nicklaus knows about having game: he’s one of the most celebrated golfers of all time. But for Jack Nicklaus, it wasn’t enough to be great at golf alone. His interest in children’s health is widely known through his philanthropic efforts with […]

Category: About Us, Family Fun, New to Love, Products

Get Ready for National Night Out

By Schwan's Home Service, July 18, 2016

National Night Out

National Night Out is August 2, 2016. It’s an annual event that encourages people to spend an evening with neighbors and local law enforcement to build relationships with the community and make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. Of course food is often a major part of this celebration, including a potluck or backyard […]

Category: Family Fun, OMG Recipes, Products

Scream for National Ice Cream Month

By Schwan's Home Service, July 11, 2016

July is National Ice Cream Month

Styles come and go – but quality ice cream is forever. We’ve been making handcrafted ice cream for 60 years, using a simple recipe that combines real cream with premium ingredients like real chocolate, caramel swirls, crunchy nuts and much more. And now with all-natural colors – for an all-American treat that everyone will love. […]

Category: Family Fun, Products

3 Cool Desserts for Hot Days

By Schwan's Home Service, June 29, 2016

Summer's Dream Ice Cream Tart Recipe

Stay cool during these hot summer days with a delicious dessert! Sundae Cone Freeze: Didn’t think our yummy sundae cones could be any tastier? Tart raspberry and hot fudge up the ante in this dessert. Peanut Butter Ice Cream Sandwich Dessert: Peanut butter, chocolate and ice cream lovers rejoice! This over-the-top dessert featuring our ice […]

Category: Family Fun, Listicles, OMG Recipes, Products

July 4th Picnic, Parade or Potluck? We’ve Got you Covered

By Schwan's Home Service, June 23, 2016

4th of July Recipe Ideas

There are so many ways to celebrate the Fourth of July. Whatever your family’s tradition, food is probably part of the festivities. Here are some idea-starters for your gathering: We love a parade! You really can’t survive on candy thrown from floats. Pack a cooler with snacks and treats to enjoy curbside during the show. […]

Category: Family Fun, OMG Recipes, Products

Summer is Here

By Schwan's Home Service, June 21, 2016

Yesterday was the official start of summer, which marks the beginning of a season of festivals, fairs, picnics, camping and parties. School’s out, camp is in session, the garden is in bloom and life is good. With so many reasons to celebrate, it’s time to stock up on all your favorites. Summer Staple Checklist Premium […]

Category: Family Fun, Products