Roasted Veggies Perfect Side Dish

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Recently I asked my Daytime viewers to send me their questions to use on a December segment, but I couldn’t answer them all. One of them, from Terri K., was ideas for low cost, easy side dishes that even picky eaters would like. That got me thinking about one of my fav side dishes: roasted vegetables. Back in the day, … Read More

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Happy Noon (or New) Year’s Eve!

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If you want the entire family to ring in the New Year, but you have little ones that won’t make it ’til midnight, you can celebrate Noon Year’s Eve on Dec. 31st, at 12:00 PM. But no matter when you celebrate, here are some fun party ideas that kids and grownups alike will enjoy. To make an occasion special, present … Read More

Julie VoudrieHappy Noon (or New) Year’s Eve!

Holiday Baking Q & A

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This week on Daytime Tri-Cities, we’re answering viewers’ holiday baking questions! Thanks to everyone who submitted a question, but I only had time to go for 13 Q & A’s on the show. Feel free to leave a comment if YOU have a baking/cooking question of your own. Happy Holidays!   Jean asks, “I am looking for a recipe for … Read More

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Have a (cheese) Ball this Holiday Season!

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The Christmas season is upon us and with it comes all those holiday parties. Want to bring something homemade but don’t have the time? Cheese balls are super simple to make, delicious to eat, and have a variety of flavor options to suit any taste. Want something elegant where you don’t have to ‘fix’ anything at all? A cheeseboard, filled … Read More

Julie VoudrieHave a (cheese) Ball this Holiday Season!

Warm Up to Autumn with Cozy Mugs and Biscotti

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A nip in the air signals that November has come, along with the urge to snuggle under a soft blanket, kick back, and enjoy a good book or a favorite movie. Here are some cozy mug drinks and the perfect cookie to dip into them: biscotti, or more spefically, Cantuccini. This classic Italian almond biscotti is designed to be dipped … Read More

Julie VoudrieWarm Up to Autumn with Cozy Mugs and Biscotti

Pump Up the Fall Flavor with Pumpkin Bread & Scones

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Fall color is coming late to the southern Appalachian Mountains this year, but that doesn’t mean a delay in enjoying the flavors of the autumn season. Here’s two delicious recipes that celebrate pumpkin and will have your family “falling” in love with this versatile orange squash. Pumpkin Bread is an all-time favorite for many and this moist version is sturdy … Read More

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Oktoberfest Apple Treats

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Here locally, the 40th Annual Unicoi Apple Festival is set to get underway this weekend, while Oktoberfest celebrations will be held this month in communities across America. So I decided to combine the two by sharing German apple dessert recipes. Guten Appetit!     Versunkener Apfelkuchen or German Apple Cake Also called a Wednesday cake, because it’s quick and easy to … Read More

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Oh Baby! Gender Reveal and Shower Ideas

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Few events in life are as exciting as expecting your first child. Or your first grandchild! That’s the story behind the September 22nd, 2017 segment on Daytime Tri-Cities. My husband and I are grandparents-to-be, thanks to our oldest daughter, Danielle. She and her husband, Bryan, are expecting their first child early next year and we thought this was the perfect … Read More

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Pumpkin Spice Makes Breakfast Time Nice

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What could be better than a lazy fall weekend morning and filling the house with the delicious aroma of these cozy breakfast dishes? Gather your family around the table and savor the flavor of this seasonal favorite: pumpkin spice! Pumpkin Spice Buttermilk Pancakes Yields about 9 small pancakes Preheat your griddle or skillet. In a bowl, beat: 1 egg Add … Read More

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