Kitchen Gadget Gidgette Blog at Allrecipes.com (7/2011)

Kitchen Gadget Gidgette

 
Jul. 6, 2011 10:25 am 
Updated: Jul. 14, 2011 12:36 pm
Sitting here in the waiting room at the dentist office writing my first blog post.  Hmmm....what should I call my blog?  What should it be about?  Well, I know you all have been there and done that, so onward. What does a new useful kitchen gadget and a new unique piece of jewelry have in… MORE
Kitchen Art Scrap Trap Scraper & Bin
X
Photo Detail
 
X
Photo Detail
 
We do our best to make sure that Allrecipes user contributions are appropriate, but if you see anything questionable, please let us know so we can address the issue.
 
Click to Change your Profile Picture
CAROLC80

Home Town
Malvern, Ohio, USA
Living In
Dover, Ohio, USA

Member Since
Feb. 2002

Cooking Level
Intermediate

Cooking Interests
Baking, Grilling & BBQ, Asian, Mexican, Italian, Dessert, Kids, Quick & Easy

Hobbies
Biking, Walking

Links
 
 
ADVERTISEMENT
Go Pro!

In Season

 Quick & Easy Grilling
Quick & Easy Grilling

Easy weeknight dinners, ready in a flash.

Fresh Summer Meals
Fresh Summer Meals

Enjoy the bright days of summer with easy recipes.

Subscribe Today! Only $7.99
Subscribe Today! Only $7.99

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and helpful cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for just $7.99!

About Me
I am ex-career woman turned professional household administrator. I enjoy learning new cooking techniques and preparing recipes that my family enjoys as much as restaurant food.
My favorite things to cook
I enjoy baking sweet treats, especially most things chocolate. I am working on expanding my horizons on Chinese and Mexican cuisine. I love to grill outdoors, especially a good steak.
My favorite family cooking traditions
I am full-blooded Italian and I enjoy making homemade pasta noodles with my mother. She is so fast and has just the right touch with the dough. I enjoy trying to master her techniques.
My cooking triumphs
I love to learn. My husband has given me culinary classes and books as gifts. One of my favorites was the science behind baking. Where I was able to experiment with the ingredients to customize a chocolate chip cookie exactly to my liking.
My cooking tragedies
When I was younger every meal I prepared was an adventure. I remember the pan of brownies where the entire pan came out as one piece and wouldn't break even when we threw it up against a brick wall. Then there was the gravy that exploded in the blender all over the kitchen. Yikes!
 
Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States