Idea Exchange: 4/2 – 4/6

Monday, April 2nd:

FIFTY WAYS TO GET A JOB

TODAY IS: Sweet Potato, Peanut Butter and Jelly, Fun at Work, Yo-Yo, International Children’s Book Day, Ferret

OPENING DAY AT MILLER PARK-GO BREWERS!

We talked about cleaning your kitchen in 10 easy steps; and micro-greens and how you can see results in 3-18 days. Recipes shared: Hard Boiled Egg Casserole, Ham, Beans and More, Muffin Tin Potatoes, Gratin, Microwave Sweet Potato Chips.

 

Tuesday, April 3rd:

THE LYME SOLUTION: A FIVE PART PLAN TO FIGHT THE INFLAMMATORY AUTO-IMMUNE RESPONSE AND BEAT LYME DISEASE, Darin Ingels

TODAY IS: Chocolate Mousse, Find a Rainbow, American Circus, Workplace Napping, Don’t go to work unless it’s fun, World Party

We talked about elementary school trips that John and I took in grade school; the circus and April birth symbols. Recipes: Dandelion Wine, and Root Beer Pork Chops

 

Wednesday, April 4th:

TOP REASONS HOMEOWNERS AGE 50+ ARE DELAYING HOME MAINTENANCE, Jodie Oleshevski

TODAY IS:Chocolate Milk Powder, Cordon Bleu, Walk Around things, Kids Kick butts-(anti-tobacco), Student Government Day

Today we talked about the constellations and planets visible this month and last night’s great Brewer win!. Recipes: Pretzel and Beer Dogs.

 

Thursday, April 5th:

TOP REASONS WHY HOMEOWNERS AGE 50+ ARE DELAYING HOME MAINTENANCE, Jodie Olshevski

TODAY IS: Dandelion, Caramel, Raisin and Spice Bar, Bell Bottoms, Stories, Read a Road Map, Para-professionals

We shared ways to care for indoor houseplants and 3 ways to use dryer sheets for spring cleaning. Reicpes shared: Dandelions, Pasta and Peas with Sausage, Caramel Cups; Dandelion Flower Cookies and Dandelion Wine

 

Friday, April 6th:

PUT STRESS TO WORK:TURNING HEADACHES INTO ADVANTAGES, J. Michael Godfrey

The Last Stress Management Book You’ll Ever Need! Stress doesn’t have to control you or ruin your life. Managed properly, stress can become a positive factor in your life and contribute to your success and well-being. When you treat stress like an employee and get it to work for you instead of against you, your life will quickly improve. Filled with fascinating information and useful tools, Put Stress to Work, will revolutionize the way you view stress and provide practical tools to enlist it to help you achieve your life purpose. Written with compassion and understanding, Put Stress to Work is a book you’ll read with a highlighter in hand and recommend to your friends.

 

TODAY IS: Fresh Tomato, T.V. Dinner (1954), Caramel Popcorn, Alcohol Screeining, Fun at Work, Teflon (1938), Post it Notes (1980), North Pole discovered (1808), Jump over things

We talked a lot about the Potato Torte pan that was developed in Mayville in the 1950’s and received lots of recipes for it. We also talked about mood boosting foods and I gave tips on asparagus.

We shared recipes for Oven Roasted Asparagus, Chocolate Potato Torte, White Potato Torte and Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup.