What’s Happening Today – March 19, 2021
Today on DelmarvaLife –
The start of spring means beautiful blooms are popping up. Gardening Expert, Ginny Rosenkranz from the University of Maryland Extension Office joins us to talk about caring for our spring bulbs.
We visit the law offices of Tunnell and Raysor to meet the new managing director and talk about how he can help with all the paperwork and legal issues involved in buying a house.
It’s one of the most important parts of your home, yet it’s often overlooked when it comes to upgrading. We talk with the experts at Spicer Brothers Construction about why people hesitate to spend money on their roofs and, if you need a new one, you need to act now.
Brandywine Valley SPCA in Georgetown is holding a “Critter Camp” for kids ages 7-12, April 9-11. Click here for more information. We also have some furry friends looking for a forever home in Pet Connect.
Score Mid and Lower Shore wants is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping area small businesses start, grow, and thrive. Katie visits them to find out more.
Local guitar legend Billy West of Lewes performs two songs from the Mid South Audio stage in Milton.
When it comes to easy snack recipes, it doesn’t get much easier or tastier than our Alabama Fire Crackers! Made with saltine crackers, and a variety of spices with just enough kick, this southern snack recipe comes from The Ultimate Recipes Across America Cookbook. You can make a big batch, and have them on hand whenever the craving strikes!
What You’ll Need
- 1 (1-ounce) packet dry ranch dressing mix
- 1 tablespoon crushed red pepper
- 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
- 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
- 3/4 cup vegetable oil
- 2 sleeves (1/2 box) saltine crackers
What to Do
- In a 2-gallon resealable plastic bag, combine dressing mix, red pepper, garlic powder, onion powder, and black pepper; mix well. Add oil and mix well.
- Place crackers in bag, seal, and gently turn bag over several times until crackers are evenly coated, being careful not to break up crackers. Allow to sit about 1 hour before gently turning again. Let bag sit overnight. Store crackers in bag or an airtight container until ready to serve.
Test Kitchen Tip
- If you don’t have any 2-gallon bags, you can split the seasoning mix and crackers evenly into 2 (1-gallon) bags.
- For more southern snack recipes, check out our Good Ol’ Southern Deviled Eggs and these perfectly scrumptious Southern Chicken and Waffle Bites!
- Indulge in your sweet tooth with our creamy Banana Pudding Dream or these delectable Hummingbird Muffins!