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gypsygirl64


gypsygirl64
 
Home Town: Knoxville, Illinois, USA
Living In: Parma Heights, Ohio, USA
Member Since: May 2010
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Grilling & BBQ, Slow Cooking, Mexican, Italian, Southern, Healthy, Dessert, Quick & Easy, Gourmet
Hobbies: Sewing, Gardening, Walking, Reading Books, Music, Wine Tasting
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Raspberry Orange Chocolate Chip Bread
Desert Sage
About this Cook
My grandmother & mother were fantastic cooks and I learned a lot from watching them and reading a lot of cook books and trial and error. I owned a bakery for a while and honed my skills even more then. I find that a lot of the "old fashioned" recipes that I collected from my grandmother are the best ones still. Simple and fresh ingredients are best. I recently "retired" from my job as a trainer in the utility profession and have gone back to my first love of baking and cooking. I love making up new recipes and "tweaking out" recipes I find to fit my tastes. I can honestly say that I rarely make a recipe exactly according to how it is written!
My favorite things to cook
I love baking bread... not from a bread machine but the old fashion way!
Recipe Reviews 15 reviews
Garlic and Leek Ditalini
Delicious! This is my first time trying leeks and this is a fantastic dish. I would actually double the leeks on this. Thanks for sharing!

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Dec. 30, 2011
Buttermilk Pancakes II
Excellent recipe! This is a keeper!!

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Nov. 29, 2011
Baked Honey Mustard Chicken
This is an excellent recipe. I did however add 1/4 cup of mayo and a tablespoon of fresh thyme to the mix. The chicken turned out extremely moist and my hubby and I both agreed it was the best chicken we had had in a very long time!

9 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Nov. 16, 2011
 
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