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Elva Baez

Elva Baez
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Living In: Whittier, California, USA
Member Since: Dec. 2010
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Mexican, Southern, Healthy, Dessert, Quick & Easy, Gourmet
Hobbies: Knitting, Camping, Walking, Music, Wine Tasting
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Fiber One Chocolate-Peanut butter Haystacks
About this Cook
I live in Whittier, ca. I am a mother of two children my daughter 34 and my son 29. I have 6 beautiful grandchildren from 15 to 11 months.
My favorite things to cook
I live to cook a variety of things from chicken guloch to bean and cheese burritos. My favorite is short ribs in a wonderful wine sauce.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Hummm....We always do pot luck on Thanksgiving and then we rate each others dish,really alot of fun. So we always have to come out with something new!
My cooking triumphs
All the dishes my husband makes I make them BETTER!!
My cooking tragedies
Ugh... the first time i attempted to make chocolate chip cookies (an Allrecipe, recipe) I TOTALLY burned them i was so disappointed. But then i found a good old gadget a thermometer for the over ( it was too high). wooo hooo. ..that's when the baking began!
Recipe Reviews 5 reviews
Husband's Grandmother's Shrimp Gumbo
It was a very delicious dish although it was very time consuming it all went well.

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 23, 2012
Frijoles de Olla
Delicioso! I had never made frijoles de la ola'....they came out perfect!

3 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 23, 2012
Reindeer Poop
These lil "poops" were so delicious I still haven't shared with my grand-kids!

6 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 23, 2012

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