holidays http://publicradioeast.org en SWEET TREATS - Yule Log http://publicradioeast.org/post/sweet-treats-yule-log <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">We continue our “Sweet Treat” series with a holiday favorite, the Yule Log.</span></p><p> <span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp; Yule Log</span></p><p><em>Recipe Courtesy of White Oak River Bistro</em></p><p>Prep Time:</p><p style="margin-left:.5in;">2 hr 10 min</p><p>Ingredients</p><p>sponge cake:</p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 14:14:29 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 29779 at http://publicradioeast.org Statewide Tie One On For Safety Campaign Is Underway http://publicradioeast.org/post/statewide-tie-one-safety-campaign-underway <p>The start of the holiday season is days away but the “Tie One On For Safety” Campaign is already underway across the state.&nbsp; Jared Brumbaugh has more.</p><p>In a recent survey, Mothers Against Drunk Driving found that 73 percent of adults 21 years of age or older have known someone who’s tried to operate a vehicle after drinking too much. In an effort to reduce the amount of drunk driving fatalities, the group is encouraging people to attach a “Tie One On For Safety” red ribbon to their vehicle’s antenna.&nbsp; MADD State Executive Director LaRhoda Scott.</p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 20:03:26 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 29695 at http://publicradioeast.org SWEET TREATS - Pull Mints http://publicradioeast.org/post/sweet-treats-pull-mints <p>This week, we explain how to make a traditional southern holiday favorite Pull Mints during our three week series “Sweet Treats.”</p><p></p><p align="center"><strong>Pull Mints</strong></p><p align="center"><strong>Recipe submitted by Linda Boyer</strong></p><p><strong>You need:</strong> Cold marble on which to pour hot candy</p><p>1 stick of butter</p><p>Green or red food coloring if desired</p><p>In a bowl stir to dissolve: 2 generous cups of sugar</p><p>¾ cup of tap water</p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 16:14:15 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 29245 at http://publicradioeast.org