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Thanksgiving Slow Cooker

11.18.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[3]

No need to slave in the kitchen all day. Use your slow cooker to make Thanksgiving easy and delicious!

Nick's Picks: Thanksgiving Leftover Biscuits!

11.11.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

What to do with all those leftovers? Here's one idea! Ingredients Leftover Turkey Leftover Mashed Potatoes Leftover Green Beans Leftover Gravy Biscuit dough (I used Pillsbury 8 to a tube) 4 Tbsp Butter Melted Spray a muffin pan with food release. ...

Healthier Thanksgiving

11.09.15 | Terese Main | Comments[0]

This year, try swapping out one Thanksgiving side dish for something healthier. Here are some recipes to get you started. And if you have one to share, we'd love to hear it!

Nick's Picks: Audrey's Brownie in a Mug

11.04.15 | Audrey Smith | Comments[2]

You're craving something warm and chocolately, but you don't want to make a whole pan of brownies. Grab a mug and a few ingredients, for a fast, home-made treat!

Nick's Picks: Granny Smith Cheesecake

10.28.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

Have some fun in the kitchen! This cheesecake is baked right in the apple!   8 oz Cream Cheese (softened) 1/4 cup Sugar 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp vanilla 1 Egg 2-3 Granny Smith Apples 1 Cup heavy Cream 3/4 Cup Maple Syrup 1/2 Cup Nuts ...


10.26.15 | Family Life Mornings | Comments[0]

      A craving means your body needs something. Sweets:  You need chromium.  Instead of candy, have some broccoli Chocolate:  You're low on magnesium.  Have a nice piece of fish. Chips:  You're low on ...

Nick's Picks: Apple Pull Apart Bread

10.21.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

A delicious treat the whole family can enjoy!   Ingredients: 1 Cup of Pureed Apple 1 Tsp Cinnamon 1/2 Cup Packed Brown Sugar Pizza Dough (I used Pillsbury) Caramel Sauce (recipe follows) 1 Tbsp Butter       Peel and core 3-4 ...

Nick's Picks: Apple Pizza!

10.14.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[4]

The Crust: 2 Cups Flour 1/2 Cup Packed Brown Sugar 1 Cup Softened Butter   The Sauce: 1 Cup Packed Brown Sugar 1/2 Cup Heavy Cream 1/4 Cup Corn Syrup 1 Tbsp Butter   The Apples: 3-4 Apples (I use Cortland) Cored and Peeled. Thinly ...

Nick's Picks: Audrey's Bacon Peanut Butter Cups

10.07.15 | Audrey Smith | Comments[1]

Bacon Peanut Butter Cups Recipe Total Time: 1 hour (including chill time) Yield: 12 Ingredients: 5 strips bacon12 ounces milk chocolate chips1/3 cup creamy peanut butter1/4 cup powdered sugar1 teaspoon unsalted butter1/2 teaspoon vanilla ...

Nick's Picks: Southern Fried Okra

09.23.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

Another uncommon ingredient. Maybe this one will be a new family favorite?   1 Pound Fresh Okra (ends trimmed, cut into 1/4 in slices) 1/2 Cup of Flour 1/2 Cup Cornmeal 1/2 Tsp Cayenne Pepper Pinch of salt and pepper 1 Cup Buttermilk Canola ...

Nick's Picks: Prickly Pear Vinaigrette

09.16.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

Would you eat something that comes from a cactus and has spikes all over it? For the adventurous eater, the Prickly Pear has some surprises! 2 Prickly Pears 1/2 Cup Cider Vinegar 2 Cups Oil 1 Tsp Salt 1 tbsp Sugar   To get to the fruit part ...

Nick's Picks: Dragon Fruit Smoothies

09.09.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

Ever see something in the produce section of the grocery store and wonder what in the world would I use that for? Well, wonder no more!   2 Dragon Fruits 1 Banana 4 Strawberries 1 Cup Vanilla Greek Yogurt Juice of Half a Lime...

Nick's Picks: Audrey's Strawberry Cream Cheese Mini Wraps

09.02.15 | Audrey Smith | Comments[0]

Strawberry Cream Cheese Mini Wraps INGREDIENTS 1 box Refrigerated Pie Crust 4 oz cream cheese room temperature 13 cup powdered sugar 12 teaspoon vanilla 12 teaspoons strawberry jam   DIRECTIONS   - Preheat oven to 375F. - Take pie ...

Nick's Picks: Siracha Lime Salmon

08.26.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

Need to spice up your dinner table? 1 1/2 Pounds Fresh Salmon Filet 1 Cup Siracha Sauce 1 Tbsp Honey Zest from 1 Lime Juice from 1 Lime Salt Oil Slice salmon into desired portions. Combine Siracha, honey, lime juice and zest. Set aside. In a large ...

Nick's Picks: Pulled Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches

08.19.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[1]

1 1/2 Pounds Chicken Breast 2-3 Ribs Celery Diced 1/2 an Onion Diced Oil 4 Cups Water 12 Oz Franks Hot Sauce 2 Tbsp Ranch Dressing Seasoning 2 Tbsp Butter Blue Cheese Kaiser Rolls     Place chicken, onions and celery in a large pot with a ...