Lovin' Life Foodie Profile - Allrecipes.com (13547712)

cook's profile

Lovin' Life Foodie


Lovin' Life Foodie
 
Home Town: Pasadena, Maryland, USA
Living In: Tampa, Florida, USA
Member Since: Aug. 2009
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Low Carb, Healthy, Vegetarian, Gourmet
Hobbies: Gardening, Walking, Painting/Drawing
  •    
  • Title
  • Type
  • Overall Rating
  • Member Rating
Day at Bush Gardens
About this Cook
I am a transplant from Ft. Lauderdale FL to Tampa in 1999. I have a wonderful man in my life who enjoys cooking as well. I am semi-retired and going back to school this year to study Behavioral Health and hope to land a full time or part-time job.
My favorite things to cook
I enjoy watching the Cooking Network and Fox News; and enjoy new dishes from Rachael Ray and the Barefoot Contessa. Each weekend I try a new main dish and dessert.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Turkey at Thanksgiving...this year I want to try a Honey Glazed Smoked Turkey instead of the traditional baked turkey.
My cooking triumphs
I made a cheesecake wedding cake for my best friend as a wedding gift. It served 50 people and was decorated with buttercream frosting and fresh orchids (another of her friends offered the orchids as a wedding gift). It was both beautiful and delicious.
My cooking tragedies
My latest tragedy was a chiffon pie that fell and Mexican rice that I attempted to make with brown rice. The end result was embarrassing as we took this to a Cooking Club Mexican themed party.
Recipe Reviews 28 reviews
Eggplant Mixed Grill
Had some eggplant I needed to use so thought I would try this! Glad I did...had a girlfriend for dinner who loved it/she is a veggie lover... and gave her a copy of the recipe...next time I plan to make it with the suggested veggies minus mushrooms! Thanks for a terrific recipe...I will surely make this dish often!

6 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Aug. 29, 2010
Wine Fondue
This was a terrific fondue. Used electric fondue dish so the wine sauce (which was delic) evaporated quickly so I added beef and chicken stock to continue the fun (no other changes)...delic and good conversational dinner... used beef fondue with onion-horseradish sauce from Beef fondue with Sauces from this site...this is definitely a keeper!

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Aug. 18, 2010
Tuna Ball
This is second time I made this and it was received very well by everyone both times!

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Aug. 9, 2010
 
Cooks I Like view all 5 cooks I like
Cooking Level: Expert
About me: I am a transplant from Ft. Lauderdale FL to… MORE
Cooking Level: Intermediate
About me:
Cooking Level: Intermediate
About me: I love cooking, and I have a food blog. If you… MORE
Cooking Level: Expert
About me: After raising two children and putting them… MORE
liz
Cooking Level: Expert
About me: I went to a school of home economics,… MORE
 
ADVERTISEMENT

In Season

Back To School Already?
Back To School Already?

Hard to believe, but many kids will be back in school at the end of the month. Get ready.

Cauliflower Recipes
Cauliflower Recipes

You won't believe all the things you can do with cauliflower. It's a great low-carb option.

Subscribe Today! Only $7.99
Subscribe Today! Only $7.99

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $7.99!

 
Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States