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    Sweet and Sauer Burger Sandwich

    The National Sandwich Idea contest was held between 1956 and 1981. It was sponsored by the Wheat Flour Institute. Each year 20 sandwich recipes, created by Food Service professionals, were chosen as the top sandwich recipes from hundreds of entries. The Sweet and Sauer Burger Sandwich was the...
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    Are medical gloves a requirement in a health care facility?

    I work as a Residential Assistant for a company in Illinois. We care for the mentally ill and developmentally disabled. (Health Care setting) We come in contact with MRSA, yeast infections, waste, etc. Neither my boss, nor anyone from the company informed me that we do not use medical gloves of...
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    Where can I find a hotel room or vacation rental that has a hot tub in the room in suburbs of Chicago?

    Not one of those dinky jacuzzi tubs either. A BIG hot tub.Not one of those dinky jacuzzi tubs either. A BIG hot tub.I know there used to be places where you could go and use their hot tubs by the hour.
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    cold starting compost pile tips?

    It is winter in the NE with temps around freezing. A month ago I chopped up my first garden and the collection cooked for a bit then stopped. Since then, I have chopped up all the leaves "leaving" a damp pile around 4' diameter. The leaves weren't cooking so I added in some Urea fertilizer (...
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    When did you last clean the refrigerator coils?,2041,DIY_14119_2276123,00.html
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    Mike Mills Crunchy Cole Slaw

    There are two kinds of cole slaw: creamy and vinegar-based, and both have their merits. At the 17th Street Bar & Grill, in Murphysboro, Illinois, we use a simple vinegar-based recipe that's always been very popular. SLAW 1 head green cabbage, finely chopped (about 5 cups) 1/4 head red cabbage...
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    Useless Facts

    On "Modern Marvels: 'Hot and Spicy'" (History channel) TV program... Useless Fact #1: 80% of the world's horseradish supply is grown in Illinois, USA. Useless Fact #2: In Japan, wasabi is used in toothpaste for it's antibacterial properties. Useless Fact #3: At the Tabasco plant, on one...
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    Southern illinois university (siu) sunrise

    1 can Lemonade 1 Squared Lemon 1 Pint Rum dash to Sugar Taste Make Lemonade as instructed on can, Add Bacardi, Add Sugar, Add Fresh lemon squares, Add Ice,Stir1 pint of Bacardi per can of lemonade. Serve with ice & Lemon slice Serves 8 10oz. drink...
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    Warm Salad Illinois Style

    1 pt. water 1/2 cup cornmeal salt and pepper, to taste 1/2 tbsp. olive oil 1/2 tbsp. peanut oil 1/4 shallot, pared, minced 1/2 tarragon sprig 2 tsp. white wine vinegar lemon juice, to taste Dijon-style mustard, to taste sugar, to taste 3 oz. sour cream 1/2 tsp. tarragon, finely chopped 1 oz...