Recipes for the Resort: S’more Waffles made with Greek Yogurt

It’s not a vacation at the lake without s’mores, and what better way to start the day with delicious S’more Waffles made with Greek Yogurt. This fun recipe from www.heathersfrenchpress.com replaces the butter with Greek yogurt to make these waffles not only fluffy and delicious, but also slightly healthier than waffles made with butter. These […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, March 27, 2014 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Reluctantly, spring is slowly coming – we hope. Temperatures are still low, but the powerful March sun is making its presence known as […]

Recipes for the Resort: Rainbow Fruit Skewers with Vanilla-Honey Yogurt Dip

Here is a healthy, yet delicious snack, perfect for a hot summer day at the lake. These Rainbow Fruit Skewers with Vanilla-Honey Yogurt Dip from www.thecomfortofcooking.com is a fast and easy treat for the whole family while on vacation at East Silent Lake Resort. The recipe from www.thecomfortofcooking.com uses raspberries, oranges, pineapple, kiwi and blueberries, […]

Resort Recreation: Easter “Egg”stravaganza

On April 19th come to the WestRidge Mall in Fergus Falls for an Easter “EGG”stravaganza! Fergus Falls is an easy drive from East Silent Lake Resort. Bring the whole family to see the BIG Easter bunny from 10am-1pm. There will also be FREE Easter crafts and activities for children between the ages of 2-10. Don’t […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

Winter in Otter Tail Lakes Country continues. Cold weather rules again. Its back to fishing in portable shelters and don’t get rid of the auger extension just yet. The lakes have shed the snow from the surface which makes travel easy, but watch those access points. The panfish are biting around Otter Tail Lakes Country, […]

Resort Recreation: Razzle Dazzle Revue

On April 4th-6th come to the Center for the Arts’ Fergus Theatre for a fun-filled evening of song and dance! Razzle Dazzle is the annual Spring fundraising show featuring all local talent in a musical variety performance. This year’s theme is “Leave Them Singing” the most memorable songs on Broadway. The show is co-directed by Rebecca Sonmor […]

Recipes for the Resort: One Pot Cheeseburger Casserole

Minnesotans love a good casserole or hot dish recipe. This One Pot Cheeseburger Casserole recipe from www.damndelicious.com will be hard to resist. This One Pot Cheeseburger Casserole only takes a total of 30 minutes and is all made in one skillet, which means less clean up for you! Perfect for a quick meal while on […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, March 20, 2014 sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Spring is coming at a leisurely pace this week. However the birds seem to know it, as there have been more sightings of […]

Minnesota Trails Report

Even with the most recent snowfall, most trails in this region of the state are either closed for the season or have been down-graded to poor condition. Time to put away the snowmobiles and start getting the jet skis ready!