September 26, 2022
You may have found your perfect spot to study at the many libraries on campus, but disrupting the peace may get you kicked out. Remain alert and avoid a hangry headache by packing a snack. According to The Tab, UW students average 8.7 hours a day studying (for finals). During study sessions, you will consume a lot of information. To retain knowledge, you need a high attention span, which requires energy. You can always go the super convenient junk food route, but you may hit a sugar rush and crash.
September 19, 2022
Mac & Cheese is a very simple dinner to make whether you only have a microwave or a stove and oven set up. It is the pantry’s favorite companion, and has a long shelf life. Kraft Macaroni and Cheese is also quite affordable! But sometimes a staple like Kraft Macaroni and Cheese needs a little facelift. A simple creative adjustment could be adding a protein or a vegetable to the boxed pasta cuisine. However, we have outlined five delicious options to upgrade your Kraft Mac & Cheese that make for a delicious meal for you, the family, or your guests for a Badger game viewing.
September 12, 2022
They make your favorite dish at the restaurant, why couldn’t you make it yourself? We have outlined some restaurant copycat recipes to help pinch a penny, but still enjoy your favorite food! The best part about recreating restaurant foods at home, healthy swaps and you don’t have to wait for the delivery guy. You can make ingredient switches for healthier options, such as sour cream for Greek yogurt, or whole milk for fat free milk. Some recipes’ cook time is less than delivery time! 5 Copycat Recipes
September 4, 2022
The microwave is a dorm occupants’ best friend. Don’t settle for single serve frozen meals night after night. Make the most of the kitchen appliance: steam veggies, cook potatoes, bake cake, and fix up some eggs. There are many, many possibilities!
August 28, 2022
As an adult, you are generally short on time, but you need food to keep your body fueled and your mind at peak performance. Manage your time and eat well by meal prepping! Meal prep is simply the process of preparing meals ahead of time. This can mean anything from cooking a batch of food to portioning out ingredients so that they’re ready to be cooked when you have time.
August 15, 2022
A seasonal favorite done up five ways! The fuzzy fruit we call peaches have been around for over 8,000 years, originating in China. The fruit is packed with nutrients and antioxidants, specifically high in fiber, vitamins, and minerals. Peaches have been known to aid digestion, improve heart health, allergy symptom reduction, and help with skin health.
August 8, 2022
Cats, like humans, get more nutrition, vitamins, and minerals from homemade meals. Treat your feline to a homemade dinner and home tasty, fresh snacks. We have found 5 recipes that will have your cat meowing for seconds! There are multiple protein options that cats prefer: such as seafood and poultry. Each of the recipes utilizes a different protein base.
August 1, 2022
Yes, there are such things as cozy, summer comfort recipes–one being Garlic Butter Creamed Corn Chicken! Crispy bacon, plus fresh sweet corn, delicious creamy chicken, and a sprinkle of cheese and basil, and there you have a perfect dinner for the family! Rather than turning on your stove, this recipe takes advantage of the stovetop and a single skillet. The meal is simple and ready in less than an hour. After you crisp up your bacon, sear the chicken and cook the fresh, summer sweet corn with some butter, garlic, and herbs.
July 25, 2022
Celebrate Wine & Cheese Day! Let’s be real, celebrate as often as you’d like! The pinnacle of wine and cheese pairs is charcuterie boards. We have curated five board options with some quality wine, cheese, protein, produce, breads/baked, and dip/jam options. There are a few things to keep in mind when putting together a charcuterie board: