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Leona Leahy


Leona Leahy
 
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Living In: Richland, Washington, USA
Member Since: Aug. 2001
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Nouvelle, Dessert
Hobbies: Reading Books, Painting/Drawing
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About this Cook
Mother of four, grandmother to eight, & six great grands! How the heck did that happen so fast???? (am only 64!) On disability for circulatory problems & renal disease. Am still addicted to looking at just about EVERY recipe I come across. Because of so many physical limits I can actually cook & bake very little. I will ALWAYS find a recipe to try.
My favorite things to cook
Cookies are my favorite followed by seasonal cakes & goodies.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Thanksgiving dinner is still the best meal of the year, though I can't put it together by myself any longer. Roasted turkey, tons of mashed potatoes (w/ gravy), Cranberry gel, bread stuffing, terrific fruit salad, green bean casserole & to top it off--PUMPKIN PIE with other assorted flavors. Boy am I hungury now!
My cooking triumphs
I make terrific Yule Log Cakes that I am very proud of. A Raspberry Torte, too. But what I seem most proud of was my Cranberry Fruit Salad I put together last Thanksgivg. Was a big hit.
My cooking tragedies
I don't have much luck baking breads or pies. Such a shame as I love both.
Recipe Reviews 5 reviews
Honey Ribs
didn't care for this recipe at all

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Aug. 12, 2012
Pineapple Zucchini Bread
Is a real family favorite.

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Feb. 26, 2006
Mary's Sugar Cookies
For not having to roll out, these were great.

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Feb. 26, 2006
 
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