Author: Lea Ann Huegel

Farmers’ Market and Cookbooks

Purchasing cookbook & Ingredients from a farmers' market

 Creating a cookbook to sell at Farmers’ Market is a great way to boost sales and spred the word about the products you have to offer! Profitable Combination – People attend farmers’ markets looking for the freshest and most nutritious ingredients to include in their meals. Creating a cookbook using the products you take to farmers’ market gives you the chance to showcase and introduce ideas of how to use your products. Easy Sell – Cookbooks make a great add on sale at farmers’ markets, as they are easy to store, display, transport and non-perishable. They also make a great

My Mother’s Cookbook

My Mother's Cookbook Blog

    A cookbook handed down from mom is a treasure. It’s more than just a collection of recipes printed on paper! Stains on the pages tell stories of meals prepared and creased corners point to favorite dishes that were cooked time and time again. Last time I was home, I went through my mother’s cookbook. There were newspaper clippings of recipes and my second-grade school photo marking the page for a recipe of chocolate chip cookies. Written in the margin are notes that suggest additional ingredients and alternate baking times. There’s even a tattered envelope postmarked 1982 that has

Recipe – Baked Fish

Fish Bake Recipe

Here’s a tasty fish dish from our Recipe Library! Our recipe library is a great way to add extra recipes to your custom cookbook or use the library to create a simple quick cookbook for fundraising!  1/4 C. butter 1/4 C. water 1/4 C. dry white wine 3 T. fresh lemon juice 1/2 tsp. salt, divided 1/4 tsp. pepper 8 large basil leaves, shredded 1 1/3 C. instant white rice 1 medium red onion, sliced thin 1 small sweet red pepper, cored, seeded and thinly sliced 1 C. frozen peas 4 flounder, haddock or sole filets 1/4 tsp. lemon pepper

Nine Layer Taco Dip Recipe – Perfect for Game Day or Gatherings

Nine Layer Taco Dip

Looking for a party pleaser dip that will be a big hit with family and friends? Check out the Nine Layer Taco Dip from our Recipe Library. Nine Layer Taco Dip 1-1 oz. pkg. taco seasoning mix 1-16 oz. can refried beans 1-8 oz. pkg. cream cheese, softened 1-16 oz. container sour cream 1-16 oz. jar salsa 1 large tomato, chopped 1 green bell pepper, chopped 1 bunch green onions, chopped 1 small head iceberg lettuce, shredded 2 C. shredded Cheddar cheese 1-6 oz. can sliced black olives, drained In a medium bowl, combine taco seasoning mix and refried beans.

Create a Groundhog Day Menu

Groundhog Day Menu Blog Image

February 2nd Holiday So maybe Groundhog Day isn’t the most popular holiday to plan a meal for. We also wouldn’t recommend recipes for actual groundhog, but February 2nd does give us the opportunity to have some creative fun in the kitchen. This holiday is a great way to bring some creativity and education to the table. Start by learning about the humble groundhog. A few facts about Groundhogs A groundhog is also known as a woodchuck and are among the largest members of the squirrel family along with chipmunks and prairie dogs.  They can weigh up to 15 lbs. and

Cookie Exchange to Support a Fundraising Cookbook

Cookie Exchange Blog Post

Holiday cookbooks are popular and make a terrific fundraiser! Finding ideas for a multitude of sweet treats in one little book makes holiday planning easier and knowing the recipes are from members of your community gives you a keepsake book with memories tucked in the pages. Creating Your Holiday Cookbook Set up a Cookie Exchange with your group and while they are digging around for their favorite cookie recipe have them copy down their top favorite recipes. Everyone in the group then brings a plate of cookies from one of their recipes along with the other recipes that they dug