IDEA EXCHANGE: December 16th – December 20th

Monday, December 16th: QUOTE: “KINDNESS IS LIKE SNOW. IT BEAUTIFIES EVERYTHING IT COVERS”, Kahlil Gibran

CREATE WITH CORK, Jessica “Sallie Tomato” Kapitanski

Elevate your sewing with a bag maker’s secret―cork fabric! Learn how easy it is to work with cork from the innovative designer behind Sallie Tomato patterns. Sew seventeen projects from purses and pouches to gorgeous accessories and home decor. Using only regular sewing tools, you’ll love adding cork fabric accents to everything. Cork comes in a rainbow of colors, and it’s eco-friendly, maintenance-free, pliable, and hypoallergenic―making it the irresistible choice for all sorts of handmade gifts.

Jessica has a store in Fox Lake “Sallie Tomato” located at 300 S. Spring Street. and is open Tuesdays 9-4.

Someone is looking for a cranberry punch recipe. I shared some tips on Do’s and Don’ts for best cooking baking results and shared a Cranberry and Brie Holiday Pull-Apart Bread recipe which you can find printed on DailyDodge.

 

Tuesday, December 17th: QUOTE: “TAKE A BREAK AND CHILL BECAUSE THIS IS THE TIME OF THE YEAR TO REJOICE, CELEBRATE AND ALSO TO FEEL REWARDED”, unknown

TEACHER OF THE MONTH: Mary Pat Boschert was selected by American Bank and the Heffron Family Fund, part of the Beaver Dam Area Community Foundation as the first Teacher of the Month. She works at Lincoln Stem Elementary School in Watertown and was instrumental in introducing “Pig Pals” to the Dodge County Fair this past year. You can listen to the entire interview on demand at DailyDodge.com/audio

Marianne from LAMERS talked about the ALASKAN EXPLORATION which departs on July 18, 2020 and I shared a Cranberry Slush recipe. (See recipe page on DailyDodge)

 

Wednesday, December 18th: QUOTE: ‘BE KIND, BECAUSE EVERYONE YOU MEET MAY BE FIGHTING A HARDER BATTLE”,Plato

Brenda is on vacation

John shared Holiday Puzzle Cookies and Reindeer Cookie Bar recipes

 

Thursday, December 19th: QUOTE: “LEARN TO SHOW CHEERFULNESS, EVEN WHEN YOU DON’T FEEL IT”, Jerry Rechek

I shared a little trivia about some of our favorite songs of the season; also shared the rest of the tips for baking the best cookies this holiday season and a few ways to celebrate New Year’s traditions from around the world

 

Friday, December 20th:

Brenda on vacation