Foodie Friday

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Fundraisers are Always a Dilema

Fundraisers are Always a Dilema

If you have kids in school then you undoubtedly have to participate in fundraisers.  If you don’t get them there, then it’s for sports or band or scouts or…..the list goes on and on.  I don’t know about you, but I can only stomach so many things I don’t need – like another box of(…)

The Haunting Hour Howl-0-Ween Recipes

The Haunting Hour Howl-0-Ween Recipes

Vampire Punch 1 quart cranberry juice 1 liter lemon lime soda 1 package frozen strawberries in syrup, thawed Grenadine Instructions Place strawberries in punch bowl Add cranberry juice and stir Pour in lemon lime soda Pour in a bit of grenadine but do not stir it!  The grenadine will look like blood. **We had a bit(…)

Farmer’s Market Creativity – The Mercado Bag

Farmer’s Market Creativity – The Mercado Bag

One of our favorite things to do is to check out farmer’s markets locally and when we travel.  Every Thursday through the summer we are at the Centerville Farmer’s Market and then on weekends we frequent the 2nd Street Market downtown.  While we love going to them, it’s hard to get our purchases and fabulous(…)

Tailgating Fever – Part X – Collegiate Pasta Salad

Tailgating Fever – Part X – Collegiate Pasta Salad

I love going to tailgate parties in part because I get great recipes and ideas!  This past weekend, we were at a tailgate party and the host had Ohio State Buckeye pasta salad!  It was awesome to see the Ohio State “O” in white and red!  Not only a tasty side dish, but a decoration(…)

Italian Crockpot Chicken

Italian Crockpot Chicken

I’ve been on Pinterest again – yes, again.  This time, I actually took the time to print what I pinned, bought what I needed and made it!!  What am I talking about?  None other than Italian Crock pot Chicken.  When the weather turns cooler and we have a million things going on in just one day, I(…)

Tailgating Fever – Cooler Corn

Tailgating Fever – Cooler Corn

In continuing our week of Tailgating Fever, we must include food.  Tailgating is no fun without the food!  “A PB&J sandwich with friends is better than a four-course meal.”  The Commish (of Tailgating), Joe Cohn. We are going to go a bit beyond PB&J and featuring some of our favorites for Tailgate Food over the(…)