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Sherry


Sherry
 
Home Town: Paso Robles, California, USA
Living In: Central Point, Oregon, USA
Member Since: Jun. 2009
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Mexican, Italian, Southern, Dessert, Quick & Easy
Hobbies: Gardening, Hiking/Camping, Fishing
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About this Cook
Well, my name is Sherry, but my two adorable grandkids call me Mema - isn't that cute! My daughter is my heart. She never understood that until she had her own kids...now she gets it! I have been married to a wonderful man for 20 years. There is not one minute of my life I would change or want to do over...I feel truly blessed and I thank God every morning for the day ahead of me.
My favorite things to cook
I like to bake and I look forward to the holidays every year. If I make cookies or a cake, my husband tells me to "quit making this stuff" ...as he sits there stuffing his face!
My favorite family cooking traditions
I try out new recipes every year for Thanksgiving and Christmas. I spend weeks picking out the recipes and my only rule is that I can't try them out ahead of time. I know a lot of people think this is not a good idea during that special time of year, especially if you have a lot of people over, but to me it is more about the journey than the destination!
My cooking triumphs
Most of the time I do pretty good and not too many people complain. (See below for the reason not too many people complain about my cooking.)
My cooking tragedies
When I don't do so good and someone complains, I just don't cook for them anymore. That actually stops pretty much everyone from complaining!
Recipe Reviews 12 reviews
Chicken Paprikash
I did not care for this recipe. Maybe it's just me, but seriously, this was not good.

12 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Feb. 10, 2011
Holiday ONLY Mashed Potatoes
Excellent recipe. The only thing I did was follow the advice of another reviewer and heated the heavy cream. I will definately be serving this again.

4 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Nov. 28, 2010
Rich Chocolate Tart
I need to try this again. It didn't set and just kind of oozed onto the plate. While reading the other reviews I have decided I must have done something wrong.

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Nov. 28, 2010
 
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