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RuthieK


RuthieK
 
Home Town: Washington, D.C., USA
Living In: Deming, New Mexico, USA
Member Since: Jun. 2003
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Slow Cooking, Mexican, Southern, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Healthy, Vegetarian, Quick & Easy
Hobbies: Knitting, Gardening, Photography
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About this Cook
Since I retired and started working at home, I find I have to do more cooking than I did before. I eat fewer salads and try to make 2-3 healthy recipes that last through the week.
My favorite things to cook
Pasta, salads, slow cooker recipes - particularly chicken and dumplings , cakes, muffins; breadmaker bread
My favorite family cooking traditions
turkey and stuffing; cucumber salad; coleslaw; brownies
My cooking triumphs
chicken and dumplings; tuna and rice casserole; bundt cakes; honey wheat bread; bean soups of various kinds
My cooking tragedies
Macaroni and Cheese -- my mom had a recipe handed down from her mother-in-law that used raw spaghetti, milk and Kraft English slices that I just can't duplicate. I keep trying though. I make a lousy cheese sauce with any recipe I've ever used.
Recipe Reviews 1 review
Boscobel Beach Ginger Cake
Great recipe! This was the first cake I've ever baked successfully -- I bought a Bundt pan just to try it. The ginger flavor was distinct yet not overwhelming, and the texture was dense and moist.

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 13, 2006
 
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