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cahlm


cahlm
 
Home Town: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Living In: Streamwood, Illinois, USA
Member Since: Dec. 2007
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Grilling & BBQ, Frying, Stir Frying, Slow Cooking, Asian, Mexican, Indian, Italian, Low Carb, Healthy, Dessert, Kids, Quick & Easy
Hobbies: Scrapbooking, Gardening, Hiking/Camping, Biking, Walking, Photography, Reading Books, Music, Charity Work
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About this Cook
I am a wife and mother in the midwest. I love to cook and enjoy making home cooked meals for my family and friends. I like trying new things and get 99% of my recipes from allrecipes.com
My favorite things to cook
I love making desserts and sweets. Even though I can not eat foods high in sugar or fat, I enjoy making them for my family and friends.
My favorite family cooking traditions
summer grilling is always a family event. My husband loves to cook on the grill and I like to do the prep on the food that we grill.
My cooking triumphs
I love proving to people that healthy food can taste WONDERFUL! The first time I made my husband and son a healthy dinner that they devoured was awesome.
My cooking tragedies
There have been a lot over the years. The one that stands out the most is my son's 3rd birthday cake. He wanted strawberry cake and I tried a new recipe that turned out horrible! We ended up buying him a cake from the grocery store... and it wasn't strawberry :(
Recipe Reviews 27 reviews
Quick Chick!
Incredibly mushy

4 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Nov. 5, 2010
Double Layer Pumpkin Cheesecake
I LOVE LOVE LOVE this recipe! The only changes that I make are to increase it slightly to fit my spring form pan better. I make a crust from 1 inside pack of cinnamon gram crackers, 1/3rd cup sugar and 6 tbsp of butter. It is a really thick crust and tastes wonderful! I add in my homemade caramel sauce and whipped cream and it is irresistable!

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Oct. 21, 2010
Cake Balls
These were just ok. I wish the insides were more solid than they were. They turned out nice and the guests liked them but I wasn't crazy about them.

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Sep. 3, 2010
 
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