Homemade with love

This easy recipe makes about 60 delectable truffles for your Valentine. Ms. Garten suggests rolling chilled truffles in cocoa powder and powdered sugar. You might also experiment with finely grated coconut and nuts. 

Leftover Makeover

 Garlic Chive Mashed Potatoes  Recipe courtesy of allrecipes.com  Ingredients:

Inside the Kitchen with Campiello

 Photography Nora Johnson  Ingredients:  Italian style bread

Bringing the Heat

 Article and Photography  Spicy Micheladas  Makes about 8 beer cocktails

Prairie Health Companion Certified Recipes

 Recipe by Mary Battista  Ingredients:  1 Small butternut squash, peeled 
 and cut into large chunks

DIY Mason Jar Gifts

I’ve had a few excellent gift-giving experiences. Once I had a friend ask for nectarines for her birthday. What did she get from me? Nectarines.

The Perfect Turkey

The perfect Thanksgiving Dinner requires the perfect turkey. 
Right? The image that best captures this was made by Norman Rockwell. And that picture, that unattainable goal, has stressed holiday hosts far more than determining who has to sit next to Uncle Bill, who talks nonstop at the table, waving his loaded fork while gravy and cranberry sauce rain down on…

Your Morning Cup Two Ways

You’ve heard it before: if it weren’t for your morning latte from the coffee shop, you’d save approximately a million dollars a week. We could buy that submarine. We could take those hot air balloon piloting classes. We could put our dog through college. Which is all well and good, but for the coffee fiends among us, this advice sounds…

Bento Box School Lunches

THE PICKY EATER, THE FLOWER CHILD, THE LEFTOVER LOVER

Pudgie Revolution!

A classic camping food is getting a makeover! Three Wisconsin natives have teamed up to write a cookbook devoted to pudgie pies. What’s a pudgie pie? It’s a grilled sandwich toasted in a pie iron over a fire. Known to some as mountain pies, tonka toasters, campfire pies or something entirely different, they are delicious no matter what you call…