Lauren6291 Profile - (13957341)

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Home Town: Minnesota, USA
Living In: Minnesota, USA
Member Since: Jun. 2009
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Slow Cooking, Mexican, Healthy, Dessert, Quick & Easy
Hobbies: Biking, Reading Books, Music
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About this Cook
Basically, I love to cook. I started out baking when I was about 8, give or take a few years. Now I'm 16 and I really love to bake and ocassionally cook for my family. I believe that if there's anything that can bring people together, its food.
My favorite things to cook
I really enjoy cooking just about anything. Whether its a simple recipe or a complex meal, I mainly just cook for enjoyment(and of course personal satisfaction:)
My favorite family cooking traditions
Thanksgiving, enough said.
My cooking tragedies
Well when I was a bit younger I had a sudden urge to make rice krispies. I had all the ingredients right, but little did I know you had to STIR it all together, not just toss it in a pan. Hey, I was learning! That is why I recommend parental guidance for young bakers :D
Recipe Reviews 4 reviews
Grandma's Onion Rings (Southern Style)
Super yummy. I altered the recipe so I could make it with one onion instead of three and it still turned out delicious. Also added a little italian seasoning for a more interesting taste. This was my first time frying onion rings and it was well worth it!

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Sep. 2, 2010
Strawberry Banana Smoothie
I used fresh strawberries instead of frozen. I also used an organic yogurt which was something new for me, but delicious nonetheless. I didn't have any wheat germ so I put in a little flax seed instead. This was great and I'm definitely thinking about making it for breakfasts.

14 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Aug. 5, 2010
Slow Cooker Chicken Stroganoff
This stroganoff is pretty amazing. No, its nothing fancy, but its great for a those nights when you don't have time to cook anything. My family has eaten this several times and its much better than any old Hamburger Helper stroganoff.

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Sep. 25, 2009

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