Mitt Cafe

A place in space for Food, Fun, and Gadgets!
 

Food

  • One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.

  • Devilish Deviled Eggs Last weekend my daughter and I made some really devilish deviled eggs that turned out pretty cute. Here is how we did them:Cut of the bottoms off of your ...
    Posted Oct 29, 2016, 11:51 AM by JustBenke
  • Mousse filled witches hats It is almost time for Halloween and we found another cool Halloween-themed recipe. This one comes with the bonus of painting with chocolate. We made our own chocolate mousse ...
    Posted Oct 21, 2012, 9:19 PM by JustBenke
  • Stuffed Peppers - Halloween Style   This is a spooky easy recipe for stuffed peppers, and I have to say we had some fun cutting out the faces too. I like the spicy Italian sausages, but ...
    Posted Oct 7, 2012, 10:48 PM by JustBenke
  • White Chocolate-Dipped Strawberry Ghosts   My wife started to pull out the Halloween decorations this weekend, which started me thinking. Why not do something fun and easy for Mitt Café? After we tossed a couple ...
    Posted Sep 30, 2012, 9:18 PM by JustBenke
  • Benke Sandwich One of my family’s sandwich favorites, crispy apple, sharp cheese, fresh spinach and a touch of Swedish style mustard, yum!   Ben Svensson   2 pieces of bread 2-3 slices ...
    Posted Sep 16, 2012, 2:54 PM by JustBenke
  • Chicken & Warm Potato Salad   Here is an awsome recipe from my good friend Nick, I love it!   Ben Svensson Chicken & Warm Potato Salad   1  lb. chicken breasts 12-15 ping pong ball sized potatoes ...
    Posted Sep 8, 2012, 10:27 AM by JustBenke
  • Strawberry Shortcake Shooters This one is perfect any time with a cup of coffee. It’s easy to fix, looks cool, and tastes wonderful! This one definitely goes up on my “fika” top ...
    Posted Jul 24, 2012, 6:28 PM by JustBenke
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Wit

  • To think is to practice brain chemistry!
  • Brain Teaser 1   Ever since I was a kid I have loved "tricky questions" and brain teasers. One of my math teachers once told me that every time you solve a new type ...
    Posted Oct 30, 2011, 9:10 PM by JustBenke
  • Brain Teasers 2  Ok, number one was a good warm up. Here are some more brain teasers!     Pie question   If 1 1/2 men can eat 1 1/2 pies in 1 1 ...
    Posted Oct 15, 2011, 6:59 PM by JustBenke
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Gadgets

  • So many Gadgets...
  • Solar Cap More solar stuff! Why not turn your water bottle into a solar powered lantern. It is easy just screw on a solar powered cap and... tadah there will be light ...
    Posted Jul 30, 2012, 9:20 PM by JustBenke
  • Solar powered sound system   A portable Bluetooth sound system with solar panels from Eton, perfect for the summer!   Ben Svensson       This from Eton Corp:  “The Eton Rukus Solar is a portable Bluetooth sound system ...
    Posted Jun 23, 2012, 8:32 PM by JustBenke
  • Wrist Charger Uh oh.. your phone died. No worries, you have a power charger so you can plug it in...only now you have to carry your charger in one hand and ...
    Posted Apr 21, 2012, 9:26 PM by JustBenke
  • Cup Holder Power Inverter Here is a gadget that will fill many of the power charging needs in your car.Dual 110V outlet, 12V outlet, integrated iPod charging circuitry, and a USB port.I ...
    Posted Apr 3, 2012, 9:10 PM by JustBenke
  • Plectrum Punch Maker Do you want your old credit card to play a happier tune? Well, then we found a gadget for you - the Pickmaster Plectrum Punch maker!   Ben Svensson         Comments: bsvensson@mittcafe ...
    Posted Feb 27, 2012, 9:31 PM by JustBenke
  • Pico Mini D I was in a need of a USB flash drive and I thought I would take a stroll on the Internet and see what was out there. I remember my ...
    Posted Jan 19, 2012, 8:41 PM by JustBenke
  • Ring Mouse   This smart little gadget from Genius lets you control your computer remotely via a smart ring solution with touch control area for in-air cursor movement and scrolling. With its ...
    Posted Jan 8, 2012, 9:16 PM by JustBenke
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Outdoors

  • Lets get outside

  • Treasure Seeker Shoes   Summer is here and everyone is heading to the beach. While you are there, why not look for treasures! No, not with some clunky gear…use the Treasure Seeker Shoes ...
    Posted Jul 6, 2012, 7:03 AM by JustBenke
  • PowerSki Jetboards You wanted to water-ski but none of your friends were home, you wanted to surf but no waves, windsurfing without wind, sigh…what to do? Here is an idea ...
    Posted Oct 21, 2011, 1:59 PM by JustBenke
  • ♪ I love to ride my bicycle; I love to ride my bike… ♫ Riding a bike is not only great exercise; it allows you to experience the world around you at the same time. Unlike riding in a car when things are moving ...
    Posted Oct 7, 2011, 11:49 AM by JustBenke
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What!

  • What the heck!

  • People of the Stone My book "The People of the Stone" is now available at Amazon.com.Young adult, fiction, fantasy. Synopsis:On an early summer morning, Jason Darien is awakened by the persistent ...
    Posted Oct 29, 2016, 12:25 PM by JustBenke
  • Ocean X In June 2011 the Swedish dive team, Ocean X, found a strange object on the ocean floor in the Baltic Sea between Sweden and Finland. What they found was something ...
    Posted Jun 15, 2012, 10:44 PM by JustBenke
  • PumpTire We have all struggled with bicycle pumps, especially on the go. The good ones you use at home are too big to take with you, and the small, portable ones ...
    Posted Nov 19, 2011, 9:18 AM by JustBenke
  • Rocket City Rednecks   We’ve all heard the stories and seen the crazy pictures of Rednecks, but have you ever heard of Redneck rocket engineers? I was drinking my morning coffee and browsing ...
    Posted Oct 22, 2011, 10:26 AM by JustBenke
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Health

  • Health is not simply the absence of sickness.
  • Spinach makes you stronger! A team from Karolinska institutet in Sweden has found that it is the high level of nitrate in spinach that helps build muscles.   Ben Svensson     This from Daily Mail :   “Spinach ...
    Posted Jun 25, 2012, 10:18 AM by JustBenke
  • Olive Oil I started to take 2 tablespoons of olive oil at night because someone told me it would be good for my blood pressure and blood sugar. After about a week ...
    Posted Nov 6, 2011, 9:08 PM by JustBenke
  • Striiv Have you been thinking about exercising more? Maybe you could just start walking 10 – 15 minutes during your lunch break. We have all heard the news that you need to ...
    Posted Nov 1, 2011, 9:10 PM by JustBenke
  • KarmaGoat Do you have old stuff lying around your place that is in your way? Maybe you just want to dump it or feed it to a goat. Maybe you should ...
    Posted Oct 2, 2011, 9:55 PM by JustBenke
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