What’s Happening Today – September 18, 2020
Today on DelmarvaLife –
You know the song. You know the couch. You know the iconic characters: Rachel, Phoebe, Monica, Chandler, Joey and Ross. You know the picture frame on the back of the door. And from watching a recent video created by the Worcester County Schools Administrative Staff, you may think you’re watching a Friends episode. They channeled their inner Chandler and Phoebe to let students know that “they’ll be there for you.” We talk with Louis Taylor, Superintendent of Schools and Carrie Sterrs, Coordinator of Public Relations, to find out about the video we can’t seem to get enough of.
Are you planning to buy a new home due to a growing family? Or maybe, you’re facing an empty nest, starting a new job, or just need more space for that home office – good news, mortgage rates are at all time lows. But, where do you get started? We’ve got just the thing: we’re talking to Mortgage Sales Manager, Joe Domotor from Provident State Bank about what steps to take when it comes to your mortgage.
Last week, we met Shay. The fun-loving, silly Pit Bull, loving every minute with her foster parents. While, she’s happy with her foster family, she’s still looking for that one person who can take her in as a permenant family member. Just like Shay, there are plenty of other sweet faces ready to match up with their fur-ever homes. Check out all the cuties in today’s Pet Connect.
Fall is here. Which means football is back. And what does football being back mean? Flavorful food! We have a recipe that is perfect for gameday. We’re getting the snacks and all the football facts from WBOC Sports Director, Zach Parnes. He’s in the kitchen making Turkey Siracha Meatballs.
From Delmarva Fox Squirrels to the Transit Evangelist to “Mr.Rogers” – there’s been plenty of moments this week that hopefully made you smile. You never know when they’re coming but it’s important to celebrate them every chance you get. Here’s this weeks, “All That is Good.”
Back-to-School Cookies make the best lunchbox treat or after school snack. These unique cookies start with a box of cake mix, become crunchy with some graham crackers, and fulfill your sweet tooth with extra chocolate chips. Check out the recipe below:
What You’ll Need
- 1 (15.25-ounce) package yellow cake mix
- 1/3 cup vegetable oil
- 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
- 2 eggs
- 10 graham cracker squares, coarsely crushed
- 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
What to Do
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Coat baking sheets with cooking spray.
- In a large bowl with an electric mixer, beat cake mix, oil, brown sugar, and eggs. Stir in cracker crumbs and chocolate chips. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto baking sheets.
- Bake 12 to 14 minutes, or until golden around edges; remove cookies to wire racks to cool completely.
These homemade cookies freeze really well, so go ahead and make an extra batch to keep on hand.