It was a cold January morning many, many, many years ago. An 8 pound, 2 ounce baby girl was born to Mr. and Mrs. Brown. The names Jennifer Lee and Myra Jean were tossed around but, "Karla" finally stuck. No, I wasn't named after my grandma or any other important figure in my parent's life. I was named after a soap opera character on "General Hospital." Fast forward many, many, many years and here I am. I wanted this job so bad, I started on Christmas Eve, 1994. Now, that's dedication! My interests include stalking Rick Springfield, stalking Ben Davis and stalking Todd Heitkamp. Join me from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every weekday and we'll "MIX it up!"
What’s the Origin Behind Chili and Cinnamon Rolls?
I've been hearing a lot about cinnamon rolls and chili lately. Apparently, this is a thing. I had to find the origin behind this unlikely combination.
60 Birthday Freebies You Can Get at Sioux Falls Businesses
Several businesses right here in Sioux Falls offer great birthday freebies. Here's a list of 60!
Does Your Family Have Any Weird Recipes?
Does your family have any weird food recipes that you grew up with? Check out my recipe for chip dip and potatoes with dogs.
Did You Get a New Instant Pot? Here Are Some Tips and Recipes.
Did you get an Instant Pot for Christmas? Here's what I think of mine and a few recipes to try.
New Year’s Superstitions
Need some good luck in 2019? Here are some New Year's superstitions that might just bring you good luck.
The Foods You Eat on New Year’s Day Could Determine Your Prosperity in 2019.
Growing up in a German family, I’m no stranger to a pork and sauerkraut dinner on New Year’s Day, but why?
To Buy or Not to Buy: Air Fryer
If you’ve been on the fence about buying a product, we’re going to help you make an informed decision. We’re testing products to give you an unbiased review.
Chew on This: TC’s Referee is More Than a Sports Bar
"Chew on This" is a series of stories highlighting the vibrant restaurant scene in Sioux Falls. We concentrate on local, non-national chain restaurants.
My Top 5 Favorite South Dakota Made Foods
As I was slicing a piece off my block of Dimock Dairy Colby Cheese, I realized some of my favorite foods are made right here in the Mount Rushmore state.
Off the Beaten Path: Whimp’s Steakhouse in Burbank, South Dakota
Some of the best restaurants in South Dakota are hole-in-the-wall, hidden gems in tiny towns. Our first stop is Whimp's Steakhouse in Burbank, SD.