Idea Exchange: May 7th – May 11th

Monday, May 7th:

TODAY IS: Roast Leg of lamb, Scale, Fire Escape Ladder, Tourism, Great Lakes Awareness

The IDEA EXCHANGE was named BEST RADIO SHOW-SMALL MARKET at the WBA Awards in Madison on Saturday night. Very exciting! We talked about the banquet, National Nurses week, Monthly Food Holidays, family road trips that John and I took with our families when we were young. I gave tips about on-the-road traveling and eating; how to keep kids entertained and how to plan the drive. Also shared some great websites if you are planning a family road trip this summer: www.roadfood.com (for great local restaurants), www.active.com (where you can find out about local races that you might want to enter) and www.roadsideamerica.com (for kitschy attractions). Recipes shared: BBQ Kettle Corn, Broccoli Slaw Salad with Chicken and Kale, Chili Mango Kiwi Salad, Lemon Poppy Berry Salad, Melon and Fresh Herb Salad, Short Cut Crepes and Altine Hesebeck’s winning breakfast recipe

 

Tuesday, May 8th:

TODAY IS: Coconut Cream Pie, Empanada, Coke, No socks, Teachers, Harry Truman-1884, Red Cross

We talked with Jane Losey from Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board. She shared some great “mini parfait” ideas for Spring/Summer brunches, Mother’s Day, picnics and more. We talked about cocoa cola as a cleaning agent and I shared the story of my 6th grade science project with Coke. Recipes shared: cookies and Cream Mini Parfaits, Panko Roasted Asparagus, Mother’s Day Pie,

 

Wednesday, May 9th:

NAT GEO KIDS: GUIDE TO GENEALOGY: TIPS AND TRICKS ON HOW TO UNCOVER YOUR ROOTS AND BUILD OUR FAMILY TREE, Priyanka Lamichhane

Inspired by the growing ancestry and DNA-testing crazes, this guide helps readers dig into the past and learn more about their own family history.

What does your family tree look like? Where do its roots lead? Are you related to royalty? Start your very own journey and find out with this activity-packed guide to genealogy! This lively guide will get you started on researching your family’s past and let you in on the newest and most up-to-date technology for genealogy research. Get tips on how to interview family members, create a family tree, and much more. Fun facts, lists, and sidebars offer additional tips and bring the dusty past to vivid life!

TODAY IS: butterscotch Brownies, Tear the tags off the mattress, First newspaper cartoon in the Us-1754, James M. Barrie’s birthday (Peter Pan), Lost Sock Day, Hooray for Buttons

10:30-11am: GARDEN DOCTOR PROGRAM with DICK ZONDAG of JUNGS GARDEN CENTER

 

Thursday, May 10th:

TODAY IS: Shrimp, Blood Pressure, Trust your Intuition, Receetionist, Clean up your room, Small Business, Night shift workers, School Nurse, Root Canal Appreciation

LIVE REMOTE AT HOEKSTRA’S MARKET AND GREENHOUSE IN FOX LAKE

 

Friday, May 11th:

TODAY IS: Mocha torte, Eat What You Want, Jigsaw Puzzle, Military Spouse, Family childcare providers

LIVE REMOTE AT SHARROW’S DOWNTOWN, COLUMBUS