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Heather


Heather
 
Home Town: Barrie, Ontario, Canada
Living In: Columbia, South Carolina, USA
Member Since: Feb. 2002
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Slow Cooking, Italian, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Low Carb, Healthy, Gourmet
Hobbies: Gardening, Hiking/Camping, Biking, Walking
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About this Cook
Well, I was always told the way to a man's heart is through is stomach! Isn't that the truth! I enjoy cooking but my husband prefers to eat!
My favorite things to cook
Lasagna, chili, grilled chicken and steak
My favorite family cooking traditions
Having a big ol' turkey stuffed with all the fixins for Christmas and Thanksgiving!
My cooking triumphs
Making Perogies, like Grandma T can! They're almost as good... but they'll never be as good!
My cooking tragedies
The only thing that comes to mind was when I was preparing a nice meal and I had some steamed asparagus cooking with some baked chicken and a nice salad. The chicken was still raw (even after an hour) and I forgot to put water in my pot for the steamed asparagus! Needless to say, the salad never tasted so good until that night!
Recipe Reviews 19 reviews
Downeast Maine Pumpkin Bread
Healthy Version: I used 1 cup unsweetened applesauce (in place of oil), 1 whole egg and 3 egg whites (in lieu of 4 whole eggs) and it tastes just as good as the original! If anyone can figure out how to remove the sugar without loosing the taste, let me know! :) Nutritional Info (1 slice): 178 Cal, 0.4 fat, 8.7mg cholest., 10.7 sodium, 41.1g carbs, 1.2g fiber, 26.7g sugar, 2.9g fiber

18 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Dec. 12, 2010
Luscious Slush Punch
This is a great recipe. I made 6 large flower ice cubes using a shaped silicon muffin/cupcake pan and put them in the beverage container to keep the punch cold. It was so tasty and the hit of the party!

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jul. 20, 2010
Marshmallow Fondant
Invest in a Kitchen Aid ... you'll need it! With that aside, this is an awesome recipe! Clean-up is a breeze and I should know, since my hand mixer quit working while I made this icing. So, with 1/2 mixed fondant icing, I dumped the rest on the counter, grabbed my latex-free gloves, slapped on some butter and kneaded away. I had to add additional food coloring since I was making 3 batches and my mixer burned up midway through the first and it blended in perfectly (yellow to orange). Will keep this on hand and adding a KA to my Christmas Wish List! :)

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Oct. 26, 2009
 
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