On Stands Now! Family Times July/August Issue

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DIY Homemade Ice Cream Drumsticks

Homemade Ice Cream Drumsticks- All on your own! By: Kate Winninger Makes: 9 Cones Prep: 10 minutes Ingredients: 1 box of 12 count Sugar Cones 2 bottles of Magic Shell Chocolate Fudge 1 empty cardboard egg carton (for assembly) ice cream – your favorite flavors nuts, sprinkles, etc. (your choice of toppings) roll of parchment … Continue reading

Turkey Pizza Burgers

Turkey Pizza Burgers- Quick, delicious & simple! By: Kate Winninger Makes: 6 servings Prep:   10 minutes Grill:   8 minutes Ingredients: 1.5 pounds lean ground turkey 9 tablespoons prepared marinara sauce 1 teaspoon dried Italian seasoning 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt 1/2 teaspoon onion salt 6 tablespoons shredded reduced-fat mozzarella cheese 12 fresh basil leaves 6 … Continue reading

Buffalo Chicken Sliders

Perfect Kid-Sized Buffalo Chicken Sliders- An easy dinner for tonight! By: Kate Winninger Makes: 12 servings Grill:   8 mins Ingredients: 12  2 pounds uncooked chicken tenders 1 teaspoon paprika 2 tablespoons chicken broth 2 tablespoons butter 1/4 cup Frank’s Red Hot Wings sauce 1/2 cup 2% Greek yogurt 1/4 cup light blue-cheese dressing Directions: 1. … Continue reading

Perfect Minnesota Outing

Family Outings or Mom & Dad Date Nights – These Twin Cities venues are the best of both! By: Kate Winninger Pinstripes The brand new, beautiful location right off Edina’s Centennial Lakes is the perfect place to bring the kids or enjoy a date night. Offering great food, bowling, bocce ball & an outdoor fire … Continue reading

Planning the Perfect Summer Birthday Party (no work involved!)

Birthday Party Paloozza By: Kate Winninger Games2u – Mobile Entertainment Planning a birthday party this summer for your teens? Take the party outside with Games2U & soak up the summer sun while the kids compete in a multitude of interactive games. Try out the giant hamster ball, bugger wars, laser tag, foam machine party & … Continue reading

Spare Time in the Summer Time

Spare Time in the Summer Time By: Karla Kristine Nelson Who wouldn’t love Minnesota summers? We get 90-degree days, lake-covered land, and a front seat to endless event experiences! But, when the kids are out of school and the budget is on the watch, sometimes, it can feel overwhelming to find things to fill their … Continue reading

Conversations with the Kids

Conversations with the Kids By: Karla Kristine Nelson Whether our kids have been around for two years, twelve years or twenty-two years, the fact of the matter is that no matter how long they’ve been around, we’ve been around longer. But oftentimes, our wisdom, experience, and insight don’t seem to be of interest to them. … Continue reading