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Good Eats: restaurants and wait times

Good Eats: restaurants and wait times

Quentin Stepp, sports writer

March 17, 2017

TKC rated each of these restaurants based on their wait time, quality of food, and the overall dining experience. The wait time is an average for weekends because that’s when the vast majority of people go. The food rating is based on the consistency of the food, the quality of it and how much I liked...

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week: archived interview with Gina Woodard

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week: archived interview with Gina Woodard

Holden Foreman, web editor

March 4, 2017

Today marks the conclusion of 2017's National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, so TKC is releasing an interview with Gina Woodard, health teacher, regarding eating disorders in high school. The interview was originally published in TKC Volume 98, Issue 11 May 9, 2016. Q: What is your experience ...

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...

Mexican chocolate popcorn

Megan Van Buren, Photographer

February 17, 2017

  Ingredients: 1/2 cup cup kernels 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon kosher salt pinch of cayenne pepper 3 ounces semi-sweet chocolate (melted) Directions: First, cook the ...

A cake to love

Abigail Imiolek, news-features writer

February 14, 2017

Directions from video: Beat the butter and shortening together. Add the sugar.  Add the eggs one at a time. Sift the flour, baking powder and salt together. Mix the milk, buttermilk and vanilla together. Alternate adding the milk mixture and the dry ingredients to the egg mixture. Pour...

VoK: Food

VoK: Food

Lizzie Stobbe, Bridget Snider, Clare Huber, and Kathryn Eilert

January 4, 2017

TKC interviewed KHS students and staff to find out the favorite foods, holiday foods and memories related to food. ...

Munch, munch, munch; so much crunch

Munch, munch, munch; so much crunch

Emma McNail, managing editor

December 6, 2016

Although breakfast is considered the most important meal of the day, busy schedules often prevent a sit down meal. Granola, protein or energy bars can be healthy alternatives, but it depends on the brand since some seem to resemble candy bars. Whether you prefer chocolate chip or apple pie flavored bars...

The best of the Central West End

The best of the Central West End

Adele Baughman and Allie Hickenbotham

May 4, 2016

photo by Julia Bailey According to Mayo Clinic, Insomnia is having persistent problems falling and staying asleep. So when the symptoms strike, Insomnia Cookies is there to help. The main purpose of Insomnia Cookies is to satisfy the hunger of anyone by delivering fresh and warm cookies to their door un...

Easy Valentine’s Day brunch

Ali Randazzo

February 10, 2016

Do you have brunch plans with bae? Surprise them with this festive meal.

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