Time to write another delicious memo! Mmm... memo. Blog at Allrecipes.com (7/2011)

Time to write another delicious memo! Mmm... memo.

 
Jul. 18, 2011 11:09 am 
Updated: Jul. 25, 2011 7:33 pm
Those of you who frequent the Buzz and ever read my comments/posts will know that my 20 year old brother is an insanely picky eater. This is usually not TOO much of a hardship on me as I usually only cook dinner once every 1-2 weeks, as my dad is the main cook in the house (yes I surely am… MORE
 
 
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Alex

Home Town
Kanata, Ontario, Canada
Living In
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Member Since
Jan. 2009

Cooking Level
Intermediate

Cooking Interests
Baking, Stir Frying, Slow Cooking, Asian, Mexican, Indian, Italian, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Healthy, Vegetarian, Dessert, Quick & Easy

Hobbies
Reading Books, Music

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About Me
I'm mostly a baker but I like cooking too - now that I've moved out on my own, I am starting with the challenge of cooking for one with little freezer space to make stuff ahead or freeze leftovers. Wish me luck!
My favorite things to cook
For baking, definitely love cookies and brownies/bar cookies, have gotten into doing pies more recently. Have dabbled in some cake decorating, but it's not my forte. For cooking, pastas, stir frys, chicken!
My favorite family cooking traditions
The only 'tradition' I can think of is helping my grandmother with her cannoli shells at Christmas. My job is rolling the dough around the cannoli tubes. This past year I also helped with the cream filling :)
My cooking tragedies
No big tragedies, really. One semi-recent incident with chocolate oatmeal muffins coming out of the oven looking like and tasting like hockey pucks (still can't figure out why!) Also have had a few buttercream fails, buttercream is my nemesis.
 
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