K-von 

In this first interview I chose the hilarious, and obviously handsome, K-von. I asked him questions that you will want to know the answers to. He is not only funny, but a successful actor, TV host and writer as well. I first discovered him in a Laugh Factory video online and started laughing my head … More K-von 

Basbousa

Ingredients: Ziyad brand Semolina Coarse: 2 cups Sugar: 1/2 cup Margarine or Butter: 1/4 cup Baking soda: 1/8 tsp Baking powder: 1/2 tsp Plain Yogurt: 5/8 cups Ziyad brand Tahini: 1 Tbs Pistachios (optional): About 5 without shells Qatar (syrup): 1 cup water,1 1/2 cup sugar, 1/2 tsp lemon juice Materials: A baking pan 2 … More Basbousa

Cherry Cobbler! 

Wisconsin isn’t only known for their cheese, also cherries.   Ingredients: 4 tablespoons of melted butter (plus a little extra) 1 1/4 cups sugar (plus a little extra) 1 cup of self rising flour 2/3 cups of milk 2 cups of fresh cherries w/o sugar (or any other fruits) Ice cream or whipped cream for … More Cherry Cobbler! 

French Crepes!

Ingredients: 1 egg 1 cup water 1 cup All Purpose flour 1 tsp Vanilla Extract or bean 1/4 Salt Materials: A bowl Measuring cups Whisk Pan Spatula Side plate Toppings Steps: (makes about 16) 1) Mix ingredients in bowl gently in same order as listed above with a whisk until mixture becomes smooth. 2) Put stove … More French Crepes!

Simple Fruit Cake!

Ingredients: 1 cup of granulated white sugar (or brown sugar) 1/2 cup melted butter 2 fresh large eggs (or store bought) 2 tsps vanilla extract (or vanilla bean) 2tsps Ground cinnamon (optional) 1 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup milk 1 3/4 tsps baking powder Homemade maple/butter syrup (or store bought) Freshly chopped fruit salad … More Simple Fruit Cake!

Sweet Potato Fries!

Ingredients:  2 medium sweet potatoes, sliced 1 tbsp of olive oil 2 tsp of paprika & garlic powder Pinches of salt & pepper A few thyme sprinkled (optional) Materials: Roasting pan Cutting board Knife Steps: 1) Preheat the oven to 410°F 2) Wash well and prepare your sweet potatoes by chopping into thin or chunky … More Sweet Potato Fries!

Cinnamon Rolls!

Ingredients: 2 cups of Whole Milk 1/2 cup Vegetable Oil 1/2 cup white granulated sugar 1 package Active Dry Yeast 4 cups All-purpose Flour 1/2 teaspoon Baking Powder 1/2 teaspoon Baking Soda 1/2 Tablespoon Salt About one stick of butter melted 1 cup brown sugar About 1/2 cup powder cinnamon Maple frosting Ingredients: About 1 … More Cinnamon Rolls!

Pecan Pie

Pie Filling Ingredients: 1 cup of Pecan halves 3 tablespoons brown sugar 1 cup white sugar 1 cup corn syrup 3 Eggs 4 tablespoons melted butter 1/4 tsp vanilla extract 1 tsp cinnamon Pie Crust Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1 cup cold butter 1 tsp salt 1 tsp sugar 8 tbsp ice … More Pecan Pie

Seared Scallops 

Makes 3 scallops Ingredients: 3 Fresh Scallops 1 tsp Olive oil 1 tsp Butter A pitch of black pepper Half a Lime 1 tsp Soy Sauce Materials: Plate Pan Cooking Utensil **What are Scallops? They are seafood found in clams.   Steps: 1) Put the olive oil and butter onto the pan, then put the … More Seared Scallops