Thursday, November 29, 2012

Kayla and Jasmine make Whole Grain Reduced Sugar Peanut Butter Cookies

Step 1: Gather Ingredients.
1/2 Cup Natural Peanut Butter
1/2 Cup Packed Brown Sugar
1/2 Zero-Calorie Sweetener
1/2 Cup Margarine, softened
 1/2 Cup All-Purpose Flour
3/4 Cups Whole Grain Flour
1/2 Teaspoon Baking Soda
1/2 Teaspoon Baking Powder
1/2 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract
1 Teaspoon of Sugar

Step 2: Add whole grain flour to a bowl.

Step 3: Add all-purpose flour.

Step 4: Mix.

Step 5: Add peanut butter.

Step 6: Add butter.

Step 7: Mix.

Step 8: Add sugar substitute.

Step 9: Add baking powder.

Step 10: Add baking soda.

Step 11: Add packed brown sugar.

Step 12: Mix.

Step 13: Wipe from sides of bowl.

Step 14: Add egg.

Step 15: Add vanilla.

Step 16: Mix.

Step 17: Add flour mix.

Step 18: Mix as much as possible with the electric mixer.

Step 19: Finish mixing by hand if needed.

Step 20: Get out foil of cookie sheet.

Step 21: Using a spoon, drop dough onto sheet.

Step 22: Repeat, spacing the dough about 2 inches apart.

Step 23: Preheat oven to 375 °.

Step 24: Put 1 teaspoon of sugar in a small bowl.

Step 25: Sprinkle the tops of the cookies with sugar.

Step 26: Press a fork into the tops of the cookies making a crisscross pattern.

Step 27: Put in oven.

Step 28: Set the timer for 7 minutes.

Step 29: Check for doneness.  They are done when the bottoms of the cookies brown a little.

Step 30: Remove from oven.

Step 31: Set on a wire rack to cool.

Step 32: Enjoy!

Monday, November 19, 2012

Kayla makes a Ham and Three Cheese Omelette

 Step 1: Gather Ingredients.
4 Egg Whites
4 Whole Eggs
2/3 Cup Diced Ham
1/3 Cup Shredded Mozzarella Cheese
2/3 Cup Shredded Colby Cheese
3 Slices Yellow American Cheese
1/4 Cup Milk
1 Teaspoon Garlic
1 Tablespoon Oil
1/4 Teaspoon Black Pepper

Step 2: Crack eggs into a bowl.

Step 3: Remove 4 yolks.

Step 4: Add Pepper.

Step 5: Whisk.

 Step 6: Add Milk.

 Step 7: Whisk.

 Step 8: Set egg mixture aside near the stove.

Step 9: Smack Garlic with the side of the knife.

Step 10: Peel Garlic.

Step 11: Mince Garlic.

Step 12: Add Garlic to egg mixture.

Step 13: Carefully open ham.

 Step 14: Slice off two 1/4 inch strips of the ham.

 Step 15: Cube the ham.

Step 16: Set stove top to medium heat.

Step 17: Add Oil.

Step 18: Place ham on a plate to gather ingredients for the filling.

 Step 19: Add egg mixture to preheated frying pan.

 Step 20: Slice off a piece of Colby cheese and shred it on the plate with the ham.

Step 21: Push the cheese to the side and leave it on the plate.

Step 22: Pile the Mozzarella cheese on plate with the other filling ingredients.

 Step 23: Place the American cheese on the staging plate also.

Step 24: Set the staging plate next to the frying pan near the stove.

 Step 25: Reduce stove temperature to medium low.

Step 26: Sprinkle ham into eggs

Step 27: Fold the american cheese in half then rip it into strips.

Step 28: Lay strips of cheese evenly in pan.

 Step 29: Sprinkle Mozzarella cheese evenly over top.

Step 30: Sprinkle Colby cheese evenly over top.

Step 31: Cover.

Step 32: Cook approximately 15 minutes until several small bubbles form throughout.

 Step 33: Check bottom for doneness and flip in half.

 Step 34: Serve.

 Step 35: Enjoy!