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July 13, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Losing fat from the 4th
In my opinion, summer is one of the hardest times to try and lose weight. Oh, who am I kidding? It's a struggle no matter what the season, but...
July 13, 2017 - 11:00am
July 8, 2017
Local Dining: Crosby's changing culture just got tastier
Iron Range Eatery Where: Downtown Crosby What: 3 Cheers Hospitality's third area restaurant Menu: Pizzas, build your own bruschetta and burgers,...
July 8, 2017 - 9:00am
July 5, 2017
Lots of 'craft' beer is brewed by Anheuser-Busch - here's how to spot the real stuff
As Big Beer has snapped up craft breweries, it's grown harder to tell who the true indies are. But a new industry effort hopes to clear up the...
July 5, 2017 - 4:35pm
June 22, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Summer doesn't have to be hot
Who says summer has to be filled with heat? Yes, the temps have certainly been mild lately, but we're not going to be that lucky for the entire summer. We're bound to have some 90-degree days filled with humidity and no breeze. And when it's hot out, there's nothing worse than standing...
June 22, 2017 - 12:30pm
May 27, 2017
Fire it up - Tips for the start of grilling season
On Memorial Day weekend, many might be considering firing up the grill for the first time this year. To see some red meat sizzle on the grill,...
May 27, 2017 - 7:00am
May 17, 2017
Confused about what's healthy? A new nutrition survey shows you're not alone
If I asked you, "Who do you trust?" you would probably name a friend or family member - unless the topic is nutrition. Odds are your nearest...
May 17, 2017 - 2:50pm
May 16, 2017
What are cloud eggs? The latest food trend flooding your Instagram feed.
With every week comes a new viral food photo fad. For everyone who's seen pictures of some weird, puffy eggs on social media lately - meet cloud...
May 16, 2017 - 3:42pm
May 15, 2017
Keep these healthy snacks at your desk to stave off midday hunger
You eat a big breakfast and even a satisfying lunch, but it never fails that by 3 p.m. you're famished. Though the office vending machine, with...
May 15, 2017 - 2:36pm
May 4, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: What's Cookin'?
I'm flying solo this week since Chelsey, my counterpart, is trying to dig through her desk and emails after being out of the office last week....
May 4, 2017 - 6:30am
April 20, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Maple syrup: It's not just for pancakes
After receiving a request for maple syrup recipes from Fran W. at the Everything Expo in March, we knew exactly who to turn to for answers. We...
April 20, 2017 - 5:40am
April 13, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Answering readers' egg-cellent questions
You asked. Now, we're going to answer. We had great response from our giveaway entry forms from the Everything Expo in March. We asked for your...
April 13, 2017 - 7:35am
March 31, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: You asked, we'll answer
Thanks to everyone who submitted questions and entry forms for the Puttin' on The Mitts Rachael Ray "casseround" dish package giveaway at the...
March 31, 2017 - 4:30am
March 16, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Register for The Mitts Mystery Kitchen Giveaway!
DeLynn and Chelsey are back for another appearance at the Everything Expo. The annual trade show will be March 24-25 at the Essentia Health Sports Center, 502 Jackson St., Brainerd. It features more than 150 local business exhibitors including the Brainerd Dispatch, one of the platinum...
March 16, 2017 - 9:15am
March 9, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Dinner and dessert, St. Paddy's style
Since I'm not a fan of the typical Irish menu of corned beef and cabbage and the like, I opted for something on the sweeter side for our St....
March 9, 2017 - 8:09pm
February 8, 2017
Puttin' on The Mitts: Sauteing for your sweetheart
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, The Mitts thought this was a great opportunity to share a couple of recipes for those who want to...
February 8, 2017 - 10:33pm