7 Gadgets That Earn Their Spot In The Kitchen

  A funny thing happens every time I come home from a kitchenware home party. My husband will (maybe only half-jokingly) say “So what can we absolutely not live without now?”  He knows my pattern. I get distracted by gadgets the way that dog in the movie “Up” got distracted by squirrels. “Strawberry corer!”  “Mango…
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Make America Cake Again! Election Day Cake Makes A Comeback

It’s probably not a stretch to say this Presidential election has left many Americans with a bad taste in their mouth. But some bakers across the country are trying to make it all better by resurrecting an old American election day tradition: Election Day Cake. Susannah Gebhart and Maia Surdam of OWL Bakery in Asheville,…
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Does Halloween’s Hottest Prank Really Work? (Or Why I Put Mike McFeely’s Head In A Jar)

Every October, Pinterest comes alive with ghoulish new ways to make your Halloween party extra creepy. Some ideas are more cute than creepy like Halloween spider cookies made from Reeses Peanut Butter cups or eyeballs made of mushed up Oreos. But one hot trend on Pinterest is definitely not cute mostly because it involves putting…
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Soft Pretzel Bites With A Beer Cheese Sauce

There are a lot of things to like about fall – the colorful leaves, the crisp air and pumpkin spice lattes. This year, I’m adding this appetizer to my list of favorite fall finds. Pretzel bites with beer cheese dip feels like Oktoberfest in Germany (or maybe just a sweatpants-wearing Sunday afternoon watching the Vikings).…
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Caramel Cinnamon Roll Apple Pe Is A Decadent Way To Fall Into Autumn

FARGO – Every fall, random bags of apples show up at work with Post-it notes reading, “Help yourself.” As much as apple tree owners love the fruit their tree bears, sometimes there’s just too much — but just the right amount to share! But what if you run out of ways to use those apples?…
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