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Sugar Plum Recipe and Video Instructions

Sugar Plum Recipe and Video Instructions

Did you know that Sugar Plums weren’t originally made using plums? They were originally made with nuts like almonds with a sugary shell around them. There were pretty much the 18th century equivalent of M and Ms. They kind of looked like plums, hence Sugar Plums. Making them was a long and involved process back…Read more »

T Day Dessert Tips

T Day Dessert Tips

A couple more easy Thanksgiving cooking tips before turkey day tomorrow. These are for desserts. If you’re making cranberry sauce or pumpkin bars or anything along those lines, add a little bourbon. It’ll give a little bit of depth to the flavor. Obviously, when you bake, or in the case of cranberry sauce- simmer or…Read more »

It’s A Wonderful Table Read For Charity

It’s A Wonderful Table Read For Charity

Pete Davidson, from Saturday Night Life as well as numerous tv shows and movies, is going to take on the role of George Bailey in a new version of “It’s A Wonderful Life”. Before everyone shouts out, ‘Stop remaking classic movies!” I will note that it’s a special table read for a charity. Otherwise, I…Read more »

It Is A Wonderful Life!

It Is A Wonderful Life!

Doesn’t just about everyone love the Christmas movie, It’s A Wonderful Life?  It’s been a holiday classic since 1946. It’s been announced that a virtual table reading of the story is going to take place on December 13th, 7pm cst. Saturday Night Live star, Pete Davidson, will portray the role of George Bailey, made popular…Read more »

Cooking a frozen turkey.

Cooking a frozen turkey.

Did you know you can cook a completely frozen turkey? I wouldn’t advise it. But, in case you’re in a bind, here’s how you do it. Put the frozen turkey on a roasting rack in the oven, Turn the heat up to 325. Wait. An 8 to 12 pound turkey will take about 4 and…Read more »

TP Hoarding Again

TP Hoarding Again

Do we really have to go through this again? USA Today did a story today that stores are running out of toilet paper again. People are panic buying and hoarding. Here’s a quote from their story, “”I’m a grocery store manager. Today I saw carts overflowing, stacked with toilet paper on top.” Here’s another, and…Read more »

Thanksgiving Fun!

Thanksgiving Fun!

Here’s the Friday Fast Facts from the Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau early as many will be celebrating the holiday. Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving. Events/activities include: Starry Nights 2020: Walk Through The Trees, Kinkaider Presents Themed Trivia: Harry Potter, Turkey Trot Fun Run, Thanksgiving Day Yoga and Handel’s Messiah – A Virtual Community…Read more »

Little Free Pantry

Little Free Pantry

Yesterday, my sister and I did a “neighbors giving”. I don’t even know if that is a word, but we visited “little free pantry” boxes around town and left non-perishable food items in the boxes. Perhaps, you’ve seen the “little free pantry” boxes in various neighborhoods. People have them in their yards and encourage those…Read more »

Mysterious Monlolith

Mysterious Monlolith

2020 just wouldn’t be complete without a strange monolith in the middle of nowhere. Some guys from the Utah Department Of Public Safety were flying around counting bighorn sheep in a helicopter when they noticed this big, shiny thing sticking straight out of the ground. It’s a 12 foot tall, silver monolith in between some…Read more »