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Amber L


Amber L
 
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Living In: Wisconsin, USA
Member Since: Dec. 2010
Cooking Level: Intermediate
Cooking Interests: Baking, Mexican, Italian, Southern, Quick & Easy
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About this Cook
I have been married for 5 years and have 1 beautiful son, with another on the way. Between being the mom, wife, and full time worker I don't get much "me" time so since I need to cook anyway it's become a hobby for me :o)
My favorite things to cook
I love, love, love breads and casseroles. Typically the less ingredients the better. I prefer to cook on a budget.
My favorite family cooking traditions
My nana was a fantastic cook, she never wrote anything down and always cooked with what she had. My mom is similiar, I hope to have the same skills one day.
My cooking triumphs
Getting my toddler son to sit at the table and actually eat a meal that I have cooked :)
My cooking tragedies
My first experience with making beef stroganoff wasn't the greatest. When my husband and I were first together I made it, but used waaaay to much sour cream. He ate it (like a nice guy), but was sick for the next few days. Haven't made it since and my husband hasn't asked :)
Recipe Reviews 9 reviews
Baked Ziti I
Awesome! This was fantastic! I wasn't so sure about adding the sour cream but it turned out great. I substituted the ground beef for mild italian sausage because that is what I had on hand.

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Reviewed On: Jun. 7, 2011
Janet's Rich Banana Bread
This was really good, my husband pretty much ate the whole loaf within an hour of it being out of the oven. Next time I will have to double the recipe so that the rest of us get more than 1 slice. My husband said it is the best banana bread he has ever had. This recipe is a keeper!!

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Mar. 30, 2011
Easy Tuna Casserole
I am not a tuna casserole fan. This was really good! I think it was because of the cheddar cheese and the french fried onions. YUM!! Will make again. I added about half cup of the french fried onions and a can of mixed veggies into the tuna mixture.

7 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Mar. 3, 2011
 
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