Minnesota Ice

Minnesota Ice
On Tuesday, March 17th, Minnesota restaurants had to close their doors to the public.  It wasn’t just those establishments that took a financial hit – all of their suppliers did too.  Elizabeth met up with Minnesota Ice and found out how, instead of wallowing in their own misfortune they decided to reach out and help other businesses.

DIY Marinades

DIY Marinades
Marinades are a great way to add extra flavor to your vegetables, chicken, kebobs, or just about anything on the grill.  Chef Jessica Tijerina shows us how easy it is to make marinades at home. Mexican Marinade Yield: Marinade for 1-pound meat, meat substitute or vegetable 1 cup olive oil 2 garlic cloves, peeled and sliced 1 chipotle...

Fruit and Vegetable Wash

Fruit and Vegetable Wash
How do you get your kids to eat more fruits and vegetables? The answer is easy…make them taste better!  Washing your produce in Fruit & Vegetable Wash not only gets your produce tasting better, it extends its shelf life too. Elizabeth spoke to the inventor of the Fruit and Vegetable Wash and President and Owner of Life’s Pure...

Preserving Your Produce

Preserving Your Produce
With longer periods of time between shopping trips, the produce you buy could start going bad.  The cooking show Keeping Up with Coco and Lala has creative ways to use more of those veggies and tricks to make the produce last longer.

Tik Tok Taste Test

Tik Tok Taste Test
There is a new trend where people are making pancake cereal .  People make mini pancakes put them in a bowl with butter and maple syrup and sometimes add berries and milk.  Another trend…Cinnamon Roll Pancakes!  Producer Brittany tests both of these out. Recipes: Mini Pancake Cereal Recipe *option buy store bought pancake...

Smart Snacking

Smart Snacking
You may be taking a few more trips to the kitchen than usual lately.  There’s nothing wrong with grabbing a snack, but it’s important to think about what you are putting into your mouth.  Coborn’s registered dietician Amy Peterson explains how to snack smarter. Almond Butter Cookie Dough Caramel Almond Butter Dip Build You Own...