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Home Town: Randolph, Ohio, USA
Living In: Morehead City, North Carolina, USA
Member Since: Aug. 2009
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Slow Cooking, Asian, Italian, Southern, Healthy, Quick & Easy, Gourmet
Hobbies: Gardening, Fishing
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About this Cook
I am a beekeeper and enjoy using my natural honey in cooking and baking. I garden using raised beds. I have six now but am planning on two more this spring.
My favorite things to cook
My heritage is Eastern European so I make many of the dishes my grandmother and mother made---chicken paprikash, polichenka, spatzel and cabbage. I am also working to perfect my Italian tomato sauce with great success. I've just started working with oven fried food, fish, chicken, to achieve crunchy coating without all the oil and fat.
My favorite family cooking traditions
I always make pickled beets and eggs for Easter. The recipe is from my mother-in-law. Also, when my grandkids visit and when the weather is cool, I make cinnamon toast in a rather unique way that my mother used---real comfort food.
My cooking tragedies
Slow cooker meat loaf, horrible.
Recipe Reviews 14 reviews
Creamed Chipped Beef On Toast
Good comfort food--a family favorite on Christmas morning forever. We add hard boild eggs.

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Apr. 14, 2011
Pork Dumplings
I made half the recipe and used a whole pack of wrappers. I used bok choy and steamed them. Outstanding! So much cheaper than buying them at Chinese restaurant. Will make them again and again.

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 31, 2011
Banana Oatmeal Cookie
I make these cookies from my mother-in-law's recipe that includes chocolate chips. One of my all time favorite cookies.

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Feb. 19, 2010

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