Idea Exchange: September 24th – September 28th

Monday, September 24th:

9:30-10am MONDAY MORNING CHAT WITH BEAVER DAM WOMEN’S HEALTH

THE GARDEN FOR EVERY SENSE AND SEASON, Tovah Martin

So much of gardening is focused on the long list of chores—the weeding, planting, and pruning. But what about the joy a garden can provide? In The Garden in Every Sense and Season, Tovah Martin explores the sensory delights in her own garden in 100 evocative essays. Martin shares sage garden advice, offers intimate reflections on her own garden, and urges us to inhale, savor, and become more attuned to our gardens. Packed with lush color photographs, The Garden in Every Sense and Season will help you grow a bounty of gratitude in your own home garden.

We talked about the Harvest Moon, TravelWisconsin.com, The Travel Leaders Winter Getaway and the recipes we shared: Pumpkin Spice Caramel Corn

TODAY IS: Cherries Jubilee, Kiss & Make up Day, Bullwinkle’s debut in 1961, Bluebird of Happiness, Jim Henson (Muppet creator born in 1936)

 

Tuesday, September 25th:

ON THE OTHER SIDE OF CHAOS, Ellen Van Vechten

A lawyer turned counselor examines the chaos many families endure when addiction disrupts their lives. Based in part on her own family’s journey, Van Vechten explains the science of addiction, the theory of treatment, and the Twelve-Step model of recovery, providing sensible information and tips for reasoned action in support of a loved one while fostering personal grown and recovery.

We talked about one-hit wonders, why the Brits drive on the left side of the road, food parts you should never throw away, natural ways to treat age spots, allergies, bug bites, blisers and burns. Recipes: Sweet Crunchy Snack, Spicy Crunchy Snack, Double Apple Walnut Bread, Basil Tomato Grilled Cheese

TODAY IS: Crab Newburg, Eat Dinner with Your Family, One-Hit Wonders, national comic Book, Mary Poppins released

 

 

Wednesday, September 26th:

We talked about Gilligan’s Island (trivia), Johnny Appleseed, Record players and my first 45 as well as the first LP that I bought. John shared his first records. We also played music from Peter and the Wolf and talked about the different instruments and who they represented in the story. John even played a little bit of the music. We also talked about the website: cooks thesaurus and natural remedies for headaches, hiccups, indigestion, joint pain and high cholesterol. Recipes you’ll find in today’s audio: Caramel Crunch Apple Crisp, Acorn Squash Bars with Cream Cheese frosting.

TODAY IS: Pancake, Johnny Appleseed’s birthday-1774, Record Player-1887, Beverly Hillbillies released in 1962

10:30-11AM GARDEN DOCTOR with DICK ZONDAG of JUNG’S GARDEN CENTER

Thursday, September 27th:

Today we talked about the Travel Wisconsin website; can crushing, chocolate milk, preventing dryer fires and which veggies are best eaten raw vs. cooked. Recipes; Slow Cooker Baked Potatoes, Zucchini Sausage Squares, and Caramel Popcorn Balls.

TODAY IS: Chocolate Milk, Crush a Can, World Tourism, Tonight Show debuted in 1954, Ancestor Appreciation, Women’s Health and Fitness

 

Friday, September 28th:

FALL CAR CARE TIPS with Lauren Fix

Find out from the Nationally Renowned CAR COACH why performing basic maintenance can keep your car running with racing precision.

In today’s audio clip, you’ll find other uses for liquid dish detergent, Oktoberfest history, Mr. Rodgers & being a good neighbor, the recipe to use half a cake mix to make a smaller cake and instructions to make the 3-2-1 cake. Also talked about favorite gum flavors. Recipes from today: Soft S’more Cookies, Blueberry Dutch Pancake, Half a Cake and German Pancakes.

TODAY IS: Strawberry Cream Pie, Marshmallow Twisters, First airport opened, Teacher Day (confucius’s birthday), Read a Child a Book You Like, Family Health and Fitness