15-Second Escape: National Balloon Classic
Floating on a summer breeze, dozens of hot-air balloons arrive for the Nite Glow at the National Balloon Classic in Indianola, Iowa (18 miles south of Des Moines).
How To: Make Hand Pies
Hand pies pack all the flavor of traditional fruit pies into a cute, portable package. They’re perfect for picnics and potlucks.to cut circles from the pastry. Set the circles on a parchment-lined baking sheet . For round pies, spoon 2 big tablespoons of fruit into the center of the circle. Now letâs brush the edge around the
The Obert Dairy Farm
Take a close-up look at a family dairy farm and the work involved in caring for cows and producing milk on a commercial scaleshe'ÂÂs healthy, her milk is safe and a high quality. Also, there's rigorous testing standards that each load of milk that leaves our farm goes through to ensure it'ÂÂs safe and wholesome for consumers.
Country Nest Farm
Most people think about eggs in quantities of one or two dozen. But at the Country Nest egg farm in central Iowa, 12,000 dozen is more like it.eggs in quantities of one or two dozen. But at the Country Nest egg farm in central Iowa, 12,000 dozen is more like it. Cory and Jennifer Fehr own the farm where they live with their 8 kids--and their 240,000 hens. Making sure the chickens stay healthy is key. I think the consumer needs to realize weâre a family farm . Weâre going to take care of the chicken because the happier the chicken is; the more theyâre going to produce. One thing
Super Bowl Food
Looking to make up some great snacks for the Super Bowl, but don't want to be stuck in the kitchen for the entire game? An editor from Midwest Living is cooking up something easy and delicious!Your party. People like him up. But now that you've got to beef sandwich going. And in the French fry category. You can get some of these -- -- For a computer attacks in this case it's -- crown. They've been up.
Create Food Gifts in Jars
Midwest Living Senior Food Editor Diana McMillen shows how to layer eye-catching, tasty food gifts in jars.a -- And what I've done is made a final out of waxed Paper and just -- it in the bottom. So that you can. Get injuries -- right in your jar. Soft start with a -- -- mix flour baking soda salt. In this -- -- -- and measuring -- make it a little easier for you to transfer the ingredients you're. -- -- And then what you can do is. Tap it till -- even now that flair for creative talent great. Next. I'll put brown sugar . And that's about two thirds cup brown is. And with the Brandstater. -- that night that even at that layer break up
Perfect Piecrust Every Time
Homemade piecrust is easier than you think. Learn the simple steps from Midwest Living’s food editor, Diana McMillen.bit. Incorporated. -- And this -- liquid it's not your usual just cold water that it had -- and lemon juice and water. And then we can finish up. With ice. Wherever there is dried flower Adams who -- You know you've added
2008 Idea Kitchen
Better Homes & Gardens built an idea-packed kitchen that's an efficient hub for a busy family.bring in more light. Our pantries really interesting because. First it's a lighter colored cabinet that sort of delineated from the regular kitchen. There's also storage football guidance and small appliances that are in everyday use.
Tips for Slow-Cooker Recipe Success
Here is another way to use slow cooker. very easy potato that really just has seven ingredients please start with the water two and a half cups. I put in your slow cooker. And then this is brilliant and some pepper. Again seasoning. And this is a half cup of onions and what's so great about this isit get a frozen ingredient for example if you're gonna put frozen Green beans or something like that. You need to -- process before you add them to your crack because that message that the time is so. It's already this look cooked for eight hours. And then I'll add. Wanna half cups shredded cheese and evaporated milk and then they'll have another hour it doesn't it's so great that's -- -- of the great. And now I've done. After
Best Midwest Cities
Don't head to a tropical island for your summer vacation, check out the heartland. Better TV's Kim Singer takes us to the five top ranked midwest cities.Number three is a place called Galena Illinois which is near the Mississippi River . Another town is very rich and architectural preservation. Great shopping district lot of parts. Number four -- on the list was Madison Indiana which is an Ohio River town former steamboat. Stop beautiful gardens and springtime while walking through there historic district . And then number five -- unless -- small town get away it was another Paris started talking doubles in Michigan which is another resort town right there on. The lake in actually has one of the top beaches in the world -- him a lot of rankings would need. Let's livings as everyone headed to best buy small town getaways and has great lodging and dining and lots of fun outdoor activities . Festivals he keeps popping visual arts and crafts fascinating history and its own special -- I think there will be surprises everyone. It looks in this in this big trip