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HanakoLei


HanakoLei
 
Home Town: Home Found Me When I Met My Husband, California, USA
Living In: Oregon, USA
Member Since: Aug. 2008
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Frying, Stir Frying, Mexican, Indian, Italian, Southern, Dessert
Hobbies: Hiking/Camping, Walking, Reading Books, Music, Wine Tasting, Charity Work
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dark chocolate dipped chocolate chip
About this Cook
I love my husband and I love to cook... my husband loves me, and loves to eat. My life is perfect. We keep a blog to entertain our distant family, often times we share cooking stories. Feel free to snoop: tomisko.wordpress.com
My favorite things to cook
I love to cook anything that produces smiles.
My favorite family cooking traditions
I have a multi-cultural home, so we create new traditions everyday.
My cooking triumphs
I turn my tragedies into triumphs... I forgot a cup of flour in my cookie recipe and ended up with flattened mush. I put the nine dysfunctional cookies into a bowl, mashed them up with cream cheese, then rolled them into balls with a coating of powdered sugar and then refridgerated them :-) Welcome to the world my little "Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake Balls"!! They were wonderful, and the story is great.
My cooking tragedies
Again involving cookies... I thought freezing frosting into balls and wrapping it in cookie dough would result in a frosting filled cookie. haha, not the case. The cookies essentially exploded and got stuck to the cookie sheet... they did taste good though ;-)
Recipe Reviews 32 reviews
Delicious Egg Salad for Sandwiches
YUMMMMY. I used spicy brown mustard, because it is what I had. Added chopped up jalapeno for crunch and kick. It is probably important to note that the cook time is based off smaller eggs. Add three or four minutes for large eggs.

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Sep. 29, 2014
Delicious Salmon
Served with white rice, and a stir fry of red pepper, white onion, and zucchini. I didn't let my broiler hit the heat it needed to... in the future I will go safe with 350 for 12-15 and check it at the 12 minute mark so I don't end up with dry fish. Anyway, loved the flavor. Will use leftovers in a salad with mandarin oranges, cashews, an orange vinaigrette and green onions. nom nom nom...

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Sep. 12, 2014
Buttery Alfredo Sauce
This ruined store bought Alfredo for me. I love LOVE this. Super picky baby brother ate it too :-) I will store this in my "oh, yea. I make everything from scratch" brag bag . Thanks for the recipe :-)

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Apr. 9, 2014
 
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