tlsears Profile - (13594425)

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Home Town: Humboldt County, California, USA
Living In: Sacramento, California, USA
Member Since: Jul. 2009
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Grilling & BBQ, Stir Frying, Asian, Mexican, Indian, Italian, Southern, Healthy, Quick & Easy
Hobbies: Scrapbooking, Hiking/Camping, Walking, Photography, Reading Books, Music, Genealogy, Painting/Drawing
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About this Cook
My favorite family cooking traditions
Family hoidays--especially Christmas. The time spent in the kitchen preparing these meals for my family and having the surrounding good cheer is wonderful.
My cooking triumphs
A huge triumph has been changing my cooking style from only focusing on taste and comfort (w/o regard for calories) to balancing nutrition needs while maintianing excellent taste and satisfaction.
My cooking tragedies
For a year or so after I started living on my own I could not make a meatloaf--it would never fully cook. After a time I stopped using the traditional loaf pan and moved to a pyrex baking dish & voila' problem solved. Now my meatloaf is well loved in our home.
Recipe Reviews 2 reviews
Mushroom Orzo
Awesome recipe. I probably used a little more wine and mushrooms. I also added a little bacon. Will certainly make this again.

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Reviewed On: Sep. 6, 2013

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