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starr08


starr08
 
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Living In: Hrm, Nova Scotia, Canada
Member Since: May 2008
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Stir Frying, Slow Cooking, Asian, Indian, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Low Carb, Healthy, Vegetarian, Dessert, Quick & Easy, Gourmet
Hobbies: Knitting, Sewing, Gardening, Reading Books, Painting/Drawing, Charity Work
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About this Cook
My beloved sainted grandmother taught me most of what I know about cooking and my attitude towards food and serving others in my family/community. I love cooking and trying new recipes. I do not consider myself an 'expert' even after 40+ years, but I certainly am an enthusiastic, adventurous, advanced intermediate. LOL. Cooking, for me, has an aura of Zen.
My favorite things to cook
Bread, quick breads, pies and some cakes. I do a lot of casseroles which are inexpensive.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Turkeys for the holidays. DH loves the cuisine of his home Quebec, so I get to do tortieres, sugar pies, etc. The first time he told me what a tortiere was, I said, "oh, hamburger pie." He was quite offended. LOL
My cooking triumphs
Aggression bread rolls (definitely NO Zen there - but great rolls), mock Black Forest cake, quickie cheesecakes, healthy muffins from scratch
My cooking tragedies
No one died yet, so none of it has been tragic.
Recipe Reviews 1 review
Honey Of An Oatmeal Bread
tried with 1c ww + 1-1/3c ubleached white on a medium crust setting. Took out of pan & let cool on wire rack for 20 minutes before slicing. It is the first time I used my Black & Decker bread machine after owning it for 3 years and I love this recipe; DH wants it w/o the rolled oats next time but still likes it. Thanks everyone!!! I love the reviews.

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Reviewed On: Mar. 29, 2011
 
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