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Memorial Day Weekend Grilling Tips

We are in for a heatwave this Memorial Day weekend and what better way to celebrate than throwing some food on the grill and enjoying it with family and friends. Great Plains Communications has looked to our cable channel, Food Network for some of our favorite grilling tips.


How to Set Up a Charcoal Grill Like a Pro

First things first, you have to get your grill set up. Not everybody has a gas grill, or maybe you will be out at a campsite and will be using the stationary charcoal grill provided. Don’t fret, we have you covered from what charcoal to choose and the easiest way to get the coals lit.


How to Grill Steak for Beginners

Steak can be expensive, so you may be a little nervous about messing it up on the grill or overcooking it. These tips will help you decide what kind of steak to buy, how to prep it, and much more.


How to Grill Salmon Steaks and Fillets

Maybe you are getting tired of grilling burgers and steaks. Salmon is a good alternative and lends well to the grill. Learn what cut of salmon, how to season, and how long you should cook it in the video below.


Fun Memorial Day Weekend Activities

Memorial Day weekend is almost here. That might mean your bags are packed for a fun getaway, your menu is being planned for a family get together or your garden supplies are out and ready to be put to use making the house and yard look spring fresh. No matter what your plans might be this extended weekend, Great Plains Communications has teamed up with a few of our cable television channels to bring you some tips and ideas of how to make this Memorial Day weekend even better.


If you are planning a trip this weekend, check out Travel Channel’s video for some restaurants and summery foods to keep an eye out for on your way. No matter what direction you are headed in, there are loads of tasty treats waiting for you and your family to enjoy.

Planning a staycation this weekend? Food Network has all the fun and fresh recipes you need to dazzle your family and friends. In this video you will learn how to make Ree Drummond’s fried chicken recipe from her show The Pioneer Woman. Full of flavor and crunch, it is a dish the entire family will enjoy.

With warm weather and a long weekend, this could be your time to freshen up the house. With this video by HGTV, you could have the front of your house looking spring time fresh with colorful flowers and accent shrubbery.

However you choose to celebrate Memorial Day and enjoy the long weekend, Great Plains Communications would like to wish everyone a safe and wonderful time.