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Monday Morning Mind Bender

10.20.14 | Terese Main | Comments[0]

What's orange and sounds like a parrot. A CARROT   ...

Stages of Frost

10.20.14 | Terese Main | Comments[0]

It's getting to be that time of the year. You'll start to see your breath.  There will be a nip in the air.  And you'll start having to deal with the frost on your windshield. To help you plan, we've put together this Frost Severity ...

Nick's Picks: Pumpkin Waffles with Cinnamon Syrup

10.15.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[4]

Autumn is approaching! Stock your cupboards accordingly Waffle Batter 2 1/2 Cups Flour 4 tsp Baking Powder 3 tsp Pumpkin Pie Spice 1 tsp Ground Ginger 1/2 tsp Ground Nutmeg 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 Cup Packed Brown Sugar 1 Cup Canned Pumpkin 2 Cups Whole ...

Monday Morning Mind Bender

10.13.14 | Family Life Mornings | Comments[2]

Stretching your brain every Monday Morning at 6:40 for your chance to win a Family Life T-Shirt!

Nick's Picks: Audrey's Upside Down Apple Pie

10.08.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

Bake 1 to 1-1/4 hours, or until crust is golden!

Nick's Picks: Summertime Smoothies

09.24.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

A great way to end summer!   1 Cup Mango chunks (fresh or frozen) 1/2 Cup Fresh Pineapple 1 Banana 2-3 Strawberries 1/2 Cup Apple Juice 1 Cup Vanilla Greek Yogurt   In a blender, puree all the fruit and apple juice until smooth. Add the ...

Nick's Picks: Watermelon Salad

09.17.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

Summer may be coming to a close, but you sure don't have to eat like it! 1 Cup Balsamic Vinegar 1 Tbsp Honey 1 Seedless Watermelon Peeled and Cubed 1 Seedless (English) cucumber, Diced 1 Tomato (I used yellow for color), Diced 1 Pint of ...

Nick's Picks: Gazpacho!

09.10.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[3]

The avocado makes this gazpacho smooth! 4-5 Large Plum Tomatoes 1 Medium Green Pepper 1 Cucumber, Peeled 1-2 Garlic Cloves 1/2 of a Medium Red Onion 1 Jalapeno, Seeded (If you enjoy spicy) 1 Avocado 2 Slices of Crusty Italian Bread 1 Cup Olive ...

Nick's Picks: Audrey's Healthy Banana Cookies

09.09.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

This one is from Kingdom Bound when Audrey made everyone cookies! Ingredients: 3 ripe bananas2 cups rolled oats1 cup dates, pitted and chopped 1/3 cup vegetable oil1 teaspoon vanilla extract Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 ...

NIck's Picks: Audrey's Gobble Up Granola Snacks

09.03.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[1]

INGREDIENTS:2 1/2 cups crispy rice cereal 2 cups quick-cooking oats 1/2 cup raisins , dates, any dried fruit 1/2 cup honey1/2 cup crunchy peanut butter (or creamy and throw in some chopped peanuts)1 tsp. vanillaYou could also add any or all of the ...

Nick's Picks: Snacks Made Easier

08.27.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

Fruit and Nut Energy Bars 1 2/3 Cups Sliced Almonds1/2 Cup Raisins1/4 Cup Craisins1/4 Cup Chopped Dates1 Tbsp Honey In a food processor, grind up the almonds until fine. Add fruit and honey and grind up until a ball is formed. Press mixture onto ...

Nick's Picks Lunch Made Easier

08.20.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

3 classic ideas for your next lunch, made easy of course! Classic Cobb Salad 1 Head of Romaine Chopped 2 Hard Boiled Eggs 2-3 Plum Tomatoes Diced 1-2 Avocados Diced 1 Pound Chicken Breast Cooked and Diced 6 oz Ham diced Blue Cheese Crumbles Top ...

Nick's Picks: Breakfast Made Easier

08.13.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[3]

Berry Scones 4 Cups Biscuit mix (bisquick)1 Cup Milk1 Tsp Cinnamon1 Tsp Vanilla1 Pint Raspberries (fresh)1 Pint Blueberries (fresh)1 EggRaw Sugar Combine the biscuit mix and milk with a pastry cutter. Add Cinnamon and vanilla. Wash and dry the ...

Nick's Picks: Classic Coleslaw

07.30.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[1]

A classic recipe for you to enjoy! About a half head of green cabbage shreddedAbout a half head of red cabbage shredded1 cup Sugar2/3 Cup Apple Cider Vinegar2 Cups Mayo1 Tsp Cumin1/2 Tsp Celery Seed Mix sugar and vinegar together and let sugar ...

Nick's Picks: Corn on the cob

07.23.14 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[3]

Three delicious ways to prepare corn on the cob. From the traditional to the bacony! Traditional Boiled Corn6 Ears of CornWater2 Tbsp Butter (plus more for later!)1 Tbsp Salt1/2 Cup Milk Shuck the corn and place it in a large pot with the water, ...