Category Archives: CCC Updates

The Best Laid Plans…

For weeks I’ve planned to fulfill my commitment to eat local by heading to the Green Bay Farmers’ Market while I was there for Labor Day Weekend (and, of course, the Shawano County Fair, woot for small, hometown high school … Continue reading

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Eat Local Challenge – Surprises

As I begin this Eat Local Challenge (Day 2) I’ve come across a few surprises that I should have anticipated, yet, you know how things go… 1. It’s Hard! – My definition of “eating local” for this challenge is anything … Continue reading

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Eat Local Challenge – Day 1

Why can I never say “Eat Local Challenge” in anything other than the Ben Bailey Cash Cab voice? In my mind I usually hear it as “EAT LOOOCAL CHALLEEEEEEEEEEENGE!” and then fruitlessly wait for a trivia question. Today starts my … Continue reading

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Eat Local Resource Fair – Recap

This weekend I set the alarm early Saturday for a quick run to the Tosa Farmer’s Market before I had to truck across town to the Eat Local Resource Fair at the Urban Ecology Center. True to form I spent … Continue reading

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Eat Local Milwaukee – Blogger Challenge!

Ladies & Gentlemen, Get ready, heat up your Staubs, organize your spice cabinet, and let’s get cooking for the 4th annual Eat Local Challenge! We have been selected to be one of 5 food bloggers from the Milwaukee area to … Continue reading

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IronCupcake: Milwaukee Pro/Am Cupcake Clash

Here’s the deal, folks. On Sunday, February 13th I will be competing as an amateur in IronCupcake: Milwaukee’s Cupcake Clash.  You can attend the event for $6 and taste all the cupcakes your little heart desires for $1 (each cupcake). … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Curry Soup

Pictures to come! As always, keep in mind that the measurements are approximations. I like the soup with fat-free half and half because it’s tasty and has less calories.  I haven’t ever tried it with real cream because I’m worried … Continue reading

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Brewer’s Concession Challenge

In case you didn’t already know, The Milwaukee Brewers are holding a contest for fans to create and submit concession-friendly recipes. The winner of the Brewers Concession Challenge will see his or her recipe sold at Miller Park concession stands … Continue reading

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The Internet & Copyright Infringement

If you’re new to the Internets, or simply don’t spend every waking hour on the Twitter or Facebook, then you may not know about a little conundrum Cooks Source is currently facing that’s blowing up all over the interwebs. You … Continue reading

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Wish us luck at the WI State Fair!

If you’re planning to go to the WI State Fair today in Milwaukee, we’ll be cooking from 12 – 1 p.m. Stop on by for a visit. Following our own CCC Rules of Order, we’re bringing a Sprecher six pack … Continue reading

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