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Chocolate Lover’s Cookies

                  It’s national Chocolate Day! Celebrate with in the kitchen baking this delicious double chocolate cookies.  Chocolate Lover’s Cookies By Chef Mary Matthews 22 min | 10 min prep | Makes approximately 2 dozen Ingredients  1 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup firmly packed brown…

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September 13, 2023

Sweet & Savory Cottage Cheese Recipes

The cottage cheese craze is real! Cottage cheese is a simple and delicious way to add some extra protein to your daily meals. Check out these sweet and savory recipes using cottage cheese! Cottage Cheese Cheesecake Bites                   Makes 12 Mini Cheesecake Bites Ingredients  2 tablespoons butter,…

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August 14, 2023

Chocolate Zucchini Bread with Chocolate Ganache

                    It’s national Zucchini Day! Celebrate with in the kitchen baking this delicious chocolate zucchini bread.  Chocolate Zucchini Bread with Chocolate Ganache Total Time: 1 Hour and 45 Minutes Makes Two 9 x 5 x 4 inch Loaves Ingredients for Zucchini Bread 2 Cups Shredded zucchini,…

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August 8, 2023

4th of July Recipes

Whether you’re going up to the cabin, having a family BBQ, going boating, camping, or staying home with a cold drink on your deck for the 4th of July weekend, we’ve got the perfect recipes to make! Check out these delicious summer recipes to eat while you celebrate and enjoy the nice weather! Smore’s Bars…

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June 28, 2023

Memorial Day Weekend Recipes

                Grilling out this Memorial Day Weekend? Check out these delicious summer recipes to make while you celebrate and enjoy the nice weather! Mexican Street Corn Salad  Chef Mary Matthews Serves 4 Ingredients  4 ears fresh corn, husked  Extra-virgin olive oil, for brushing  1 tablespoon mayo  1 tablespoon…

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May 24, 2023

Peach Cobbler

                It’s national Peach Cobbler! Celebrate with in the kitchen making this delicious Peach Cobbler!  Peach Cobbler Way Cool Cooking School (Recipe adapted from Tastes Better From Scratch) Prep Time: 15 minutes, Cook Time: 40 minutes, Total Time: 55 minutes Serves 9 Equipment Needed: 9×13 glass baking dish 

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April 13, 2023

Easter Treats

                  Happy Easter! Celebrate with your loved ones making these delicious Easter and spring themed treats! We’ll also be featured on Minnesota Live on Friday April 7th with Chef Mary making these recipes. Bunny Bait Mix               Chef Mary Matthews Way…

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April 4, 2023

Valentine’s Day Treats

“Donut” You Want to be My Valentine Doughnuts  Servings: 10 donuts (Total Time: 15 mins) Ingredients 1 Can of 10 Biscuits of Your Choice Vegetable Oil For Frying  Pink and White Icing to Decorate (recipe follows)  Valentine Sprinkles and Sprinkle Sugar  Directions Pour oil into skillet to the depth of a little less than ½…

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February 13, 2023

National Pizza Day

              Celebrate National Pizza Day with us in the kitchen making our all-time favorite pizza dough! Way Cool Pizza Dough Ingredients 3 cups All-Purpose Flour 1 envelope (or 2 and 1/4 teaspoons) Fast Acting Yeast  1 Tablespoon Honey 1 Teaspoon Salt 1 Cup Warm Water 1 Tablespoon Olive Oil…

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February 9, 2023

National Cereal Day

Check us out on the Fox 9 Good Day show making this tasty cereal treat! See Video           Cereal Dessert Bowl Ingredients 1 Batch of “Cheerio” Cookies (see recipe below) 1 Batch of “Milk” (see recipe below) Toppings : Sliced Bananas & Strawberries (optional) Directions Add 1/2 cup of prepared vanilla…

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March 4, 2022

Fun Thanksgiving Leftover Ideas

It’s inevitable…after Thanksgiving your refrigerator is full of delicious leftovers. Looking for a way to switch it up and not eat the same meal over again? Try these recipes to put a creative twist on your leftovers! Loaded Leftover Mashed Potato Sticks 3-4 servings (12-16 sticks) Ingredients 1 cup leftover mashed potatoes, cold 1/4 cup…

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November 24, 2021

Spooky Treats

Celebrate Halloween weekend with these spooktacular treats that you can make to share with friends and family! Spiderweb Chocolate Cupcakes (Makes 16) Ingredients 1/4 cup (2 ounces) unsalted butter, room temperature 1 cup (7 ounces) sugar 2 ounces of your favorite chocolate (You can use any plain chocolate that you like except white chocolate) 2…

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October 29, 2021