The Kirkwood Call

Editorial Cartoon: Half-baked

Editorial Cartoon: Half-baked

Catherine Butler, copy editor

April 25, 2020

Even though high schools across the nation have postponed or canceled their proms, this cartoon depicts what this year's spring might have looked like if COVID-19 never happened. For people like the character in this cartoon, creating an over-the-top "promposal" might have been a time-consuming project.   ...

Cookie sandwich

Cookie sandwich

Allie Hickenbotham and Emma Bjorkman

May 8, 2017

Here is TKC’s step-by-step recipe video on how to make a huge cookie sandwich. Ingredients: 1 tub of Toll House refrigerated cookie dough 1 tub of Pillsbury icing (vanilla, chocolate, etc.) Hershey’s Caramel sauce ¼ cup of Toll House mini chocolate chips Supplies: Parchment paper Cookie sheet Measuring cups/spoons Knife Direction...

Birthday cake fudge bars

Birthday cake fudge bars

Megan Van Buren, photographer

March 9, 2017

Ingredients: 1/2 cup Funfetti cake mix 1 1/4 oz. can sweetened condensed milk 2 cups white chocolate 1/4 cup sprinkles Directions: Mix together sweetened condensed milk and cake mix in a large bowl. Add white chocolate, then microwave until melted (stir every minute). Stir i...

Edible cookie dough

Camille Baker, Emma Bjorkman and Allie Hickenbotham

February 22, 2017

Recipe: 1 ½ cups of soft butter 1 ½ cups of brown sugar 1 tablespoon of vanilla extract 3 ¼ cups of crushed graham crackers ⅓ cup of milk (optional for a smoother consistency) 1 pinch of salt 1 ⅓ cups of mini chocolate chips Directions: Crush graham crackers (one fu...

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