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Dorm Room Recipe: Chocolate Lasagna

Well coyotes, it's the end of the school year. Finals week is just around the corner, and if there is anything we know about finals is that it is a) stressful and b) calaries don't count (at least that's what we tell ourselves). So in honor of finals week, I am sharing my favorite guilty pleasure recipe from centercutcook.com. Chocolate Lasagna is one of my favorite snacks, but it so unhealthy that I only m ...

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Dorm Room Recipe: Lemon bars

Hey Coyotes, spring is finally here! Without a doubt, spring is one of my favorite seasons because we are finally out of the cold winter months but not yet in the heat stroke summer. So in honor of spring, I am sharing a special fresh recipe: Lemon Bars. Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour ½ cup powdered sugar 2 tablespoons of cornstarch ¼ teaspoon of salt ¾ cup butter 4 beaten eggs 1½ cups granulated sug ...

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Dorm Room Recipes: Imposter Dinner

Hey, Coyotes! In honor of the special April 1, edition of the school newspaper, I wanted to share an imposter dinner recipe! For those of you who do not know, an imposter dinner recipe is perfect for this holiday because it is basically a dessert that looks like a dinner. For this week’s recipe, I found the perfect recipe for Lasagna which is actually banana pudding cake. The recipe comes from foodnetwork.c ...

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Gatorade fountains at KWU

Kansas Wesleyan University plans to replace all of the water fountains on campus with Gatorade fountains on April 1. As most students at Kansas Wesleyan are athletes, it only makes sense to replace water with Gatorade. This way students are able to get the electrolytes they need at all times of the day. The power of Gatorade allows students to get involved in many different areas of campus activities. With ...

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Dorm Room Recipes: Baked Mozzarella Sticks

Hey, coyotes! For this week I am giving you a healthier spin on one of my favorite snacks, mozzarella sticks!I found this recipe a few years back on the gunnysack.com, and although they are not as amazing as deep fried cheese sticks, the slightly healthier take on the snack is still amazing!   Ingredients 12 count package string cheese 1 cup panko 1 cup Italian breadcrumbs 1 cup flour 2 eggs 2 tablespo ...

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Zinc: cure for the common cold?

When feeling sick most people run to the store to buy vitamin c. What about taking a zinc supplement instead? Most people taking vitamin c supplement when they feel sick can see a shortness of the duration of their cold. Vitamin c is an age old trick but after an article published in 1984, the question of taking zinc when sick has had interesting results. Zinc, which can be found in the biosphere, air, wate ...

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Dorm Room Recipes: Pizza Salad

Okay, let’s be completely honest, most of us do NOT have time to cook. Maybe one Sunday a month, we might head to the kitchen to make mac and cheese, but anything over 30 minutes just seems like a nightmare. That is why over the course of my college career, I have found a love for the 30-minute meals recipes provided by the famous Chef Rachael Ray. So for my recipe this week, I looked back at her 2006 cookb ...

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Dorm Room Recipes: King Cake

Hey Coyotes, I am doing two recipes this week because next Tuesday is Mardi Gras. At least that is the French translation for "Fat Tuesday." As everyone knows, Mardi Gras is a huge celebration that takes place in Louisiana every year, and to celebrate I am giving you a recipe for a Mardi Gras must have: King Cake. King Cake is not something that is often made at my house. Which means, sadly, there is no fam ...

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Pumpkin Pie Cup Cakes

It’s fall, so you know it’s time for all of the fun desserts to come out and play. In this addition I am sharing one of my favorite fall recipes, pumpkin pie cupcakes. I have helped my mom make these for my family’s thanksgiving for as long as I can remember, and they are delicious. First off you will need: • ⅔ cup all purpose flour • 15 oz pumpkin puree • ¾ cup sugar • 2 large eggs • 1 teaspoon vanilla • ¾ ...

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Taste of the South: Biscuits

Hey coyotes, this week I decide to give you a great recipe from one of the south's favorite chefs, Paula Deen. Paula is known for her southern comfort food thats always deep fried and covered in butter. For this recipe I decide to go with something easy that can be found as a side in many of my families' dishes: biscuits. Biscuits are great and there is always a different recipe for different levels of cook ...

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