lovescookingfromscratch Profile - (18387696)

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Home Town: Sandstone, Minnesota, USA
Living In: Bellevue, Washington, USA
Member Since: Jan. 2005
Cooking Level: Expert
Cooking Interests: Baking, Slow Cooking, Mexican, Italian, Southern, Healthy, Dessert, Quick & Easy
Hobbies: Scrapbooking, Quilting, Sewing, Camping, Walking, Photography, Reading Books, Painting/Drawing
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About this Cook
I just moved across the country for my husband's dream job and to pursue a dream job of my own. Currently a stay at home wife, I am baking and cooking all the time.
My favorite things to cook
Tacos, Chilequilas, baking anything,truffles, chili Parmesan chicken, nachoes.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Making flour tortillas, refried beans, and the fixings with my mom and sisters from scratch.
My cooking triumphs
Peanut Butter Truffles, Chili
My cooking tragedies
Swiss Chicken Casserole, Minute Rice *I know that's bad*, and Irish Cream Truffles.
Recipe Reviews 3 reviews
Special K Cookies
These are quick and easy to make and the guys in my house told me I needed to make more already (they've only had one a piece). My batch made 2 1/2 dozen.

2 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Dec. 11, 2011
Caramel Apple Pork Chops
I have made this three times and my husband always asks for seconds. I paired it with roasted zucchini and steamed broccoli. I did end up adding a nothing Tbsp. of butter and added some more brown sugar for more sauce.

1 user found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Oct. 1, 2010
Quick Creamy Potato Soup
i went through as added many things others suggested... carrots, ham, garlic powder, lawrys seasoning salt, i also added cubed cheese and shredded cheese...which makes the soup much more intense. i have made it twice, and twice it has been gone in three days.

0 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Jan. 16, 2005

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