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daisyk


daisyk
 
Home Town: Missoula, Montana, USA
Living In: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Member Since: Oct. 2007
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Slow Cooking, Mexican, Indian, Southern, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian, Dessert
Hobbies: Needlepoint, Hiking/Camping, Walking, Photography, Reading Books, Music, Painting/Drawing
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Blackened Green Beans
About this Cook
I'm a writer who walks Labrador retrievers to stretch her advances after happily leaving the world of publishing. I try to stick to a strict weighed & measured food plan with no sugar & no flour -- not always successfully but I keep trying anyway.
My favorite things to cook
Having said I try to avoid sugar & flour, I'm a terrific baker. My specialties, however, have become vegetables. Not vegetarian: vegetables. When I'm adhering to my food plan, I eat many, many vegetables.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Christmas cookies, especially roll-out sugar cookies. Christmas tea breads as gifts. Mincemeat pies at Thanksgiving & Christmas, with venison mincemeat. We owned an orchard for many years so we canned a lot of fruit, made jams & pies.
Recipe Reviews 16 reviews
Cornbread Stuffing Southern Style
Just a note to say it fabulous in the crockpot as well. A big hit at Thanksgiving.

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Apr. 12, 2013
Easy Mexican Casserole
I make this for my 94-year-old father whenever I visit him, at his request, & it's my fall-back casserole for any occasion that asks for some jolliness. I often substitute chicken breasts for hamburger, black beans for chili beans, & go heavier on olives, green onions & tomatoes. It's a great basic recipe to play with!

4 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Aug. 1, 2012
Czech Stuffed Green Peppers
The pepper filling needs a tad more salt but the sauce makes this unusual and satisfying.

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Oct. 24, 2009
 
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