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Feb. 22, 2013 9:05 am 
Updated: Mar. 26, 2013 1:41 pm
Well, here I am again! I left for awhile to try out South Beach Diet. While it was ok, they kept having issues with their site and phone app. So I am back looking for healthy recipes, ideas on cooking, etc. MORE
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Apr. 26, 2012 11:43 am 
So, I am reading My Life in France by Julia Child. Boy, does it make me hungry! I decided to make the Beef Bourguignon this Sunday! Wish me luck! I will post how it came out. MORE
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Mar. 6, 2012 1:02 pm 
Updated: Mar. 6, 2012 7:52 pm
I have not written in awhile. Life is too busy:) Since changing my eating habits and hitting the gym I have lost 10 lbs. I still use AR to cook for my family. Once I reach my goal of weight loss, I will maintain. Until next time.... MORE
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Jan. 31, 2012 7:21 am 
Updated: Feb. 1, 2012 11:38 am
I missed writing last Friday as life is just dang busy. I started a fitness training program so my diet is pretty strict. I wont be on AR as much as before until I finish my training. I will let you know how it goes. MORE
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Jan. 20, 2012 7:32 am 
Updated: Jan. 20, 2012 8:10 am
This week has been a bust. We have eaten out more than at home due to schedules. I have yet to start working out and have lost all motivation. Hopefully next week will be different. MORE
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Jan. 13, 2012 8:46 am 
This week has been more challenging eating at home. We have eaten out twice! Once for my book club meeting and the other time because I just did not feel like cooking after work. Arrrggghhh!!! I wish I had more help at home. Tonight I am making spaghetti squash. I wonder what responses I will… MORE
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Jan. 11, 2012 11:19 am 
Updated: Jan. 11, 2012 9:06 pm
It would be really handy if recommended sides could come with the recipes :) MORE
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Jan. 6, 2012 2:33 pm 
Updated: Jan. 6, 2012 4:13 pm
Hello all! Well, here it is a new year again. One of my goals (resolutions are no longer in my vocab) this year is to cook dinner at home during the week. It will be a challenge since I work full time, am a grad student and full time mom. I get absolutely no help in the kitchen, I live with… MORE
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Aug. 30, 2011 11:35 am 
Updated: Sep. 25, 2011 11:21 am
I live in North Texas. Does anyone know where and when I can buy rhubarb or rhubarb pies? Sonya R. MORE
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I am a forty something mother of two boys ages 21 and 17. My oldest has moved out so I am now cooking for 3.I work outside the home full time. My time for cooking or baking is limited.
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When I was 12 years old I decided to surprise my parents and make a potato salad. I thought the recipe said cooked potatoes optional so I did not cook the potatoes. I have never lived that one down to this day!
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