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Slow Cooker Thai Peanut Pork

Reviewed: Oct. 23, 2012
We loved the flavor of this recipe, but I have to agree that the cooking time is way too long! Mine was overdone after 6 hours on low. Next time I make it I'll check it at 4 hours. I didn't have any peanuts to chop up and put on top, so I just used my favorite natural chunky peanut butter in the sauce. Worked like a charm!
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Apple Crisp II

Reviewed: Sep. 26, 2012
Delicious! I'm giving it 4 stars only because I found the water to be completely unnecessary. I tossed the apples in the sugar mixture and that brought out enough juices that the addition of the water just made it too watery. Great recipe, though! Will definitely be making it again.
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Perfect Berry Shortcakes

Reviewed: Aug. 18, 2011
I'm sorry to say this, but my friends and I were not a fan of this recipe. It was very dry and bland. I followed the recipe exactly and the results just were not good. Sorry. (This review is for the shortcakes only.)
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Italian Spaghetti Sauce with Meatballs

Reviewed: Aug. 16, 2011
The best meatballs I've ever made! I haven't had a chance to try the sauce yet, but the meatballs are delicious. I pan fry them since my husband likes them to be crispy on the outside. I've taken to dropping two or three into my store-bought sauce while it heats up, which adds a nice flavor to the sauce. I can't wait to give the sauce a try, I'm sure it's delicous!
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Fluffy Peanut Butter Frosting

Reviewed: Aug. 16, 2011
Just what I was looking for! I followed the recipe exactly and it turned out delicious. My husband told me it tasted like the inside of a peanut butter cup. I used this to frost chocolate cupcakes (used a family recipe) and couldn't have been happier with the results. Definitely make sure you have a glass of milk handy! Thanks for sharing this yummy, easy recipe.
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Simple White Cake

Reviewed: Jul. 22, 2011
THE best white cake I've ever had! I've made this twice now and have had rave reviews both times. I used this recipe for my grandmother's 80th birthday cake and she told me that she wants me to make her another one for her Christmas present! To those who complain about it being like cornbread, I have to wonder if maybe your baking powder is bad? I had to throw out one cake because mine had expired. The cake didn't rise and it looked and tasted like cornbread. Problem solved after buying new baking powder! I added about 1/4 cup milk after reading the reviews, but other than that followed the recipe. This is a wonderful cake, thank you so much for sharing your recipe!
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Red Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Reviewed: May 29, 2010
Delicious! My husband told me these were the best mashed potatoes I've ever made. I left out the sugar and garlic powder as I just didn't think they were needed. Thank you so much for sharing this recipe, it will become a staple in my home!
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Downeast Maine Pumpkin Bread

Reviewed: Feb. 24, 2010
Delicious! I made this yesterday and we can't get enough of it. I followed the advice of other reviewers and used half a cup of applesauce and half a cup of oil, 2 cups white sugar and one cup brown. I also added craisins and chopped walnuts. Yum! It was so easy to make and everybody loved it.
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Peppered Bacon and Tomato Linguine

Reviewed: Feb. 23, 2010
Excellent! I did as others have said and discarded most of the bacon drippings, just using the thin layer that clung to the pan to saute the onion. I left out the garlic because my father-in-law is allergic. This is a super easy meal that my whole family loved.
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Buttery Corn Bread

Reviewed: Feb. 23, 2010
Yummy! I've made this recipe a few times now and each time it comes out wonderful. The first time I made it, I doubled the recipe and took it to a dinner at my friend's house. I got rave reviews! I was told a few times that one of the things people liked about it was that it's not as gritty as the recipe from the back of the cornmeal box. This is a really delicious recipe, thanks for sharing!
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Janet's Rich Banana Bread

Reviewed: Feb. 6, 2010
Absolutely delicious! I brought this to a sit-and-knit and it was a huge hit! It was the first thing gone. There were about 7 kids there, ages 2-9, and they could barely stop eating it long enough to telling me how good it was. The mother's were raving, too! This was my first time making banana bread and this recipe was so simple. I did take the advice of several reviewers and used three mashed bananas and added some cinnamon and nutmeg. Thank you so much for sharing this wonderful recipe!
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Braised Balsamic Chicken

Reviewed: Jan. 26, 2010
Delicious! I made this for dinner tonight and it was a hit. I didn't make any changes and it came out great, the flavor was really good and it was wicked easy to make. I'll definitely be making this again. Thanks for sharing!
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Buttery Cooked Carrots

Reviewed: Dec. 9, 2009
YUM! I made these last night with steak tips and they were delicious! Even my picky 22 month old ate a few. Just as easy as the SteamFresh veggies I usually make, but so much better!
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Cajun Style Burgers

Reviewed: Oct. 21, 2009
Yummy! I made these burgers countless times over the summer and they were a hit every time. My hubby hates a boring burger, so recipe is just what I needed! Thanks for sharing.
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Basil Chicken over Angel Hair

Reviewed: Sep. 19, 2009
Delicious! I'm always looking for ways to stretch chicken, and I've found that chunking it and then throwing it over pasta is a good way to do that. This recipe is so easy and so yummy, everybody in my family loved it. I did use 2 cans of Italian seasoned diced tomatoes, semi-draining both. I also added a dash or two of red pepper flakes. Served with a salad and we had a yummy, healthy meal that the whole family enjoyed. Thanks for sharing!
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Barbeque Beef Casserole

Reviewed: Sep. 3, 2009
Yummy! I doubled this recipe, kept one for my family and took one over to a friend who was recovering from surgery. My family gave it 10 stars, and my friends said her family loved it as well! This will definitely go in my recipe box, as well as be added to my list of dinners that I can make for family and friends in need.
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Marinated Spicy Pork Chops

Reviewed: Aug. 21, 2009
This recipe was alright, but we didn't love it. It was very tender and moist, so I gave an extra star for that. I will probably try this again, but with a few changes.
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Mozechilli Casserole

Reviewed: Aug. 20, 2009
This recipe is OK, but not a favorite of anybody in my family.
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Absolutely Awesome BBQ Sauce

Reviewed: Aug. 18, 2009
Delicious! My husband raved about this recipe, he told me I might was well quit buying BBQ sauce. I will probably end up making big bathces of this and bottling it for future use. Thanks for sharing this awesome recipe!
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Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies II

Reviewed: Jun. 12, 2009
Amazing recipe! I would give these 10 stars if I could! Yes, the recipe is a bit confusing, but they were worth it. I used 1 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips and 1/2 cup white chocolate chips, I will probably do half and half next time. I also added chopped walnuts. They were chocolate-y without being too sweet. I made them to take to a friends house and they were devoured very quickly. These will definitely be my go-to cookies from now on! Thanks for sharing.
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