Monday, September 22, 2014

Give the Oven a Break With These No-Bake Cookie Recipes

August 26, 2014 by  
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When you want to create a sweet and decadent dessert in a pinch, there are few recipes easier than no-bake cookies. These cookies are just as delicious as the traditional types, but they use only a few simple ingredients and don’t require any baking. Here are a few of the best no-bake cookie recipes for […]

Have a Surplus of Mint on Your Hands? Try These 3 Recipes!

August 19, 2014 by  
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Even gardeners lacking any sort of green thumb can grow mint. This herb is loved (and loathed!) for its tendency to take over an entire garden, offering a veritable bounty of green leaves all summer long. Whether you're dealing with a surplus of mint from your own windowsill garden or you were gifted a mint […]

Three Uses for Coffee Beyond Your Morning Mug

June 24, 2014 by  
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You already think coffee is a lifesaver, but what if we told you that it has other uses aside from your morning mug? There are a variety of different ways to use coffee beans, grounds, and coffee itself, and many of them have nothing to do with that morning jolt of caffeine. Here are some […]

Healthy Grain Recipes

March 25, 2014 by  
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Though you should only eat them in moderation, grains are a necessary part of any nutritious diet. These simple, creative recipes will show you how to prepare healthy grains and properly incorporate them into your daily meal plan. Quinoa-Stuffed Tomatoes A unique take on traditional stuffed peppers, these quinoa-stuffed tomatoes combine the health benefits of […]

Healthy Vegetable Recipes That Even the Kids Will Love

February 25, 2014 by  
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For most families, getting everyone to eat their veggies is usually one of the biggest dinnertime struggles. If you’re looking for fast, delicious vegetable dishes that even the pickiest eaters will love, you’ve come to the right place. Here are some suggestions from the NIH website: Broccoli and Cheese It may be covered in cheese, […]

Find Creative Winter Recipes Online

January 28, 2014 by  
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Your go-to chili recipe is starting to feel a bit overdone, but you’re still craving something warm and filling for those chilly winter days. These handy websites are full of exciting, innovative recipes that will have you thinking outside the box about cold weather cooking. The Food Network’s Winter Recipes For fans of the beloved […]

Toss Chopped Peppers, Potatoes, Zucchini, Red Onion and Sausage

December 14, 2013 by  
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Ingredients: – Wimmer's natural casing Polish sausage, sliced – Yukon potatoes, sliced  – zucchini, sliced  – red pepper, sliced – red onion, sliced – salt and pepper, to taste All you do… 1. Place sliced Polish sausage, potatoes, zucchini, red pepper and red onion in aluminum foil. Season with salt and pepper to taste and […]

DeKalb’s Annual Holiday Party!

December 5, 2011 by  
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Our Annual Community Holiday Party will be held on December 14, 2011 in the Community Room located in Building 2609 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. We will have food, games & prizes. Please come and celebrate this holiday season with us and your fellow neighbors!

2010 Holiday Gift Guide, and Well, Just Smart Ideas

December 15, 2010 by  
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The holiday season is officially here, and so is the pressure to find the perfect gift for everyone in your family. It can definitely be a stressful task, so if you’re stumped for inspiration, here are a few ideas to get the holiday juices flowing. 1. For gadget and technology lovers, gift the Apple iPad […]

A Happy July 4th Celebration in Philadelphia!

June 30, 2010 by  
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July 4th, otherwise known as Independence Day, is a national holiday honoring America’s adoption of the Declaration of Independence. Since then, this grand celebration has included celebrations all over the country that include parades, parties, and of course, the time honored tradition of watching fireworks light up the sky. There’s no place better to celebrate […]