September 3, 2014

Celebrate National Guacamole Day with Us at a Google+ Hangout!

Although the avocado may not necessarily be a fruit you associate with fall, it is actually the perfect time to enjoy this versatile, nutrient-rich food. Actually, fresh avocados can (and should!) be enjoyed all year around yet September in particular is a pretty special time to celebrate the avocado and the fresh flavor it can […]

Grab Our September 2014 Calendar of Events

Curious about where our team will be throughout the month of September? Download our calendar and never miss a beat! Sign up for a class at thePlate Boutique located in downtown Mt. Pleasant, MI or head on over to one of the many community events we’re proud to be a part of this month.   […]

Let’s Get Back to School with a Healthy Lunch Giveaway!

If you haven’t heard school bells ringing off in the distance yet, rest assured that you soon will! Across the country, kids and parents alike are readying themselves or freshly embarking on a new school year. Stocking up on back to school supplies, shopping for new stylish clothes, and settling in for academic success are […]

Grab Your Invite to Bagger Dave’s Signature Drink & Happy Hour Event

At Around the Plate, we believe food should be enjoyed and we get really excited when we see foodies gathering together over a drink or meal.  So when Bagger Dave’s Burger Tavern asked us if some of our readers would be interested in attending an invite-only Signature Drink Tasting and Happy Hour event, we couldn’t […]

When Life Gives You Fresh Avocados, Host a Party To Share the Benefits!

Nothing makes us happier here behind the Plate than getting to share our love for fresh, delicious foods! That’s why when we got the opportunity to show off the many benefits fresh Hass avocados can provide, we jumped on it. Every month at thePlate Boutique, our nutrition-inspired kitchen store located in downtown Mt. Pleasant, MI, […]

Foodie Review & Giveaway: CamelBak Relay Water Filtration Pitcher

This summer we’ve been all a buzz about the importance of hydration. From cool hydration-inspired cups to new and inspiring recipes, we’ve been trying to encourage all of our readers to drink more water. We know its not always that glamorous, but boy is it important! So any way we can make it easier for […]

Behind the Scenes of Around the Plate’s First Podcast Interview

If it seems like we’ve been working on our podcast for ages now, that’s probably because we have! Almost 8 months ago we decided to make the jump into podcasting and since then, have been working hard on finding the right music, intro voice, and guests for the show. Our lovely fans from Facebook and […]

Learn to Pack a Healthy Lunch You Love at Today’s Lunchtime #PlateChat

Did you know that May 25th is National Brown Bag It Day? As such, we want to help you not only save money by packing a lunch or snack for work, but ensure that your lunch is loaded with nutrient-rich foods that will make your body feel great throughout the day. Join us today on […]

Foodie Review & Giveaway: Ladera Granola

If you know me or have been reading my articles on Around the Plate for awhile, you know how much I love granola. It’s evident by the many recipes I’ve shared – like this Chocolate and Granola Covered Apple recipe – and a few of the other reviews and giveaways we have hosted here. Today I’m […]

You’re Invited to thePlate Boutique’s Healthy Eating Club Event Featuring Fresh Avocados!

If you want  to eat well, it’s time to consider the many different ways you can incorporate fresh avocados into your day. Join us at thePlate Boutique, located in downtown Mt. Pleasant, MI for a very special Healthy Eating Club event where nationally and locally known nutrition expert, Kati Mora, MS, RD will be sharing simple […]