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May 3, 2011 9:51 am 
Updated: May 5, 2011 5:40 pm
Soapbox time.  I have to get this off my chest.  It just bugs me.   I am so annoyed when I read comments made to recipes about all the "changes" that the poster made and then they have the nerve to complain that it wasn't good???? If you are going to tweak a… MORE
 
 
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Mar. 30, 2011 5:27 pm 
Updated: Apr. 1, 2011 3:11 pm
Working on my salad chapter I came to a halt ... it's not writer's block... quite the opposite! I have a dilemma. Is momma going to be offended if I do not have her potato salad recipe in my book? From the time I could stand in the kitchen I was there helping make potato salad.… MORE
 
 
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Mar. 29, 2011 7:18 am 
Updated: Apr. 2, 2011 12:49 pm
I have not yet been able to rig up a link for people to view pages of my book... I am working on it though.  In the meantime... I thought I would copy a page for all to see just what this is about and why it means so much to me... not a laughing matter. In Loving Memory of My Mother… MORE
 
 
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Mar. 29, 2011 4:30 am 
Updated: Mar. 29, 2011 5:33 am
Ok ok... I did forget I forgot to mention the best part of our trip yesterday... our little venture out of the house and off to the kitchen store... On the way home I told David how serious I am about getting my book finished before I go to the Old Folk's Home.  I refer to it as… MORE
 
 
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Mar. 28, 2011 6:57 pm 
Updated: Mar. 29, 2011 4:26 am
I seriously need a break.  I really really really want to work on my cook book!  But my eyes have just had it today.  If I try again to line up those recipes and get those pictures straight, let alone make sure all the line spacing is the same... I am going to go blind I tell ya! MORE
 
 
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Mar. 28, 2011 1:05 am 
Updated: Mar. 28, 2011 1:07 am
I do have a LOT to say.... I just do not have the patience to fiddle with all the fonts and tiny little icons of widgets that must be very important... HELP!!! Calgon take me away!!!! Back to the book.  LOL MORE
 
 
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Mar. 28, 2011 1:00 am 
Updated: Mar. 29, 2011 4:40 am
So I am blonde. Blonde turning gray. It takes me a while to figure things out. I have the patience of a sixty year old. Now that my neck is hurting so bad from sitting here too long I can't possibly give up and go to bed! I have a book to write. That cookbook is really… MORE
 
 
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Mar. 27, 2011 4:47 pm 
Updated: Mar. 28, 2011 5:07 pm
Blog?   I can't even figure out how to post a recipe! I think I need to get back to writing my cook book ... this technical stuff turns my blonde hair gray MORE
 
 
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Katrina

Home Town
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA
Living In
Newark, Delaware, USA

Member Since
Sep. 2009

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Baking, Healthy, Dessert, Kids, Quick & Easy, Gourmet

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My favorite things to cook
Anything that my family enjoys!
My favorite family cooking traditions
Making Christmas cookies every year since the grown men were babies... now with family far away I package them in celephane bags and mail them off. For Thanksgiving the men cook the turkey and dressing and the women make the side dishes. Every July we have lots of salads with burgers, brats and steaks no matter how far away family may be or how few can actually come the same food is always ready and waiting... just in case
 
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