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Named after General Sam Houston, Houston is the largest city in the state of Texas. Other factoids also put the city at the top of the heap: it’s the 4th largest city in the US; the theater district has the second largest number of theater seats in a downtown area; it’s home to the largest medical center in the world—and the city’s temperature really gets up there too. Houstonians take refuge in the 11,000 air-conditioned restaurants, eating out more than any other city’s residents—and for good reason. Houston’s Tex-Mex is about as good as it gets, and there’s a reason people can’t stop talking about Texas BBQ.

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Home Town: Houston, Texas, USA
Living In: Anchorage, Alaska, USA
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I have traveled throughout the United States and picked up regional recipes from everywhere, the older the better!! I have converted some very old recipes calling for proper temperature in a woodstove! Give me one person or fifty and I will cook! Seeing people enjoy a good homecooked meal is my biggest pleasure.

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Home Town: Sacramento, California, USA
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Home Town: Mcallen, Texas, USA
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Blender Hollandaise Sauce

Reviewed on Jul. 28, 2014 by mommyluvs2cook   view full review
I loved this and all of it's simplicity!! How easy is this, and it whips up super fast! ...

Garlic Cheddar Chicken

Reviewed on Jul. 28, 2014 by Tanya in Texas   view full review
This recipe is so good!!! Easy and delicious you can't beat that!!!

Taco Seasoning I

Reviewed on Jul. 26, 2014 by mommyluvs2cook   view full review
I upped the garlic and onion powder a bit and omitted the red pepper flakes for the kiddos...

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