July 15, 2017

Sparky’s American Motorcycles Sneek Peek Party!

It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for. The doors to Sparky’s Amercian Mototcycles are set to open at high noon on Saturday, July 15th, 2017 for all of you to preview. With over 1,000 requests for invites to our private preview parties, we just didn’t feel right leaving anyone out. So, we’re going big with a public “preview” instead. In true Sparky’s Style, there will be food, beer and bands all day both days. Come out and enjoy the sounds and style of Sparky’s American Motorcycles with Kleiner Callahan, Amy Sailor Band, Dallas Moore, Dallas Moore and whomever else may stop by and sit a while! There’s a first time for everything, and this is only a TASTE of AMAZING things to come. So come on out and catch up with a couple thousand of your closest friends, and show your support to our friends at the Military Veterans Resource Center Saturday 7/15 and Sunday 7/16/2017. You’re not going to want to miss this or any Sparky’s Amercian Motorcycles event!
December 27, 2017

Healthy Habits – Just How Healthy is Your Salad?

By: Kelly Koons With the New Year approaching, many of us are re-evaluating our lifestyles and setting goals for a healthier year. One way you might go about this, is by your food choices. Many people opt for a salad when they are seeking a healthier option at a restaurant or drive-thru, but is that salad really that much healthier than the combo #5? Here are some tips for insuring you get the most nutrition out of your salad. Although a salad smothered in Caesar, Ranch, or Blue Cheese dressing may be delicious, they serve little to no purpose in the nutrition department- in fact they are filled with fat, calories, and are high in sodium. A great substitute for salad dressing is olive oil, balsamic vinaigrette, or an avocado. If all else fails, ask for it on the side, and only eat a little. One salad topping that tops the list for most is, meat. When ordering a salad it’s important to assure the meat is lean and not deep fried or breaded. Fried chicken and bacon are poor choices, even though it may taste good, they can be filled with bad carbohydrates, fat, grease, multiple calories, and high in sodium. Instead substitute with a grilled meat or turkey bacon that is smoked. Caesar and western salads are infamous for croutons and tortilla strips which carry no nutritional value and pack extra calories, sodium, and carbohydrates. Try substituting chopped almonds, pumpkin seeds, or walnuts instead (be sure the nuts […]