Paula Profile - (18407063)

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Home Town: Quad-Cities, Illinois, USA
Living In: Cary, North Carolina, USA
Member Since: May 2006
Cooking Level: Beginning
Cooking Interests: Baking, Stir Frying, Asian, Mexican, Healthy, Quick & Easy
Hobbies: Knitting, Quilting, Sewing, Gardening, Walking, Reading Books
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About this Cook
I really HATE cooking. But I like eating. I am an OK cook. But since I hate cooking I tend to make bland and tastless food. I am trying to spend more time cooking. I am hoping if I get better at it I might like it more.
My favorite things to cook
I like to bake. But of course I am always on a diet. So not much outlet for my baking.
My favorite family cooking traditions
My mother was a very bland cook. My dad was Hawaiian so we always had rice. I am trying to expand my Spam recipes. Spam is big in Hawaii.
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Recipe Reviews 2 reviews
All Protein Meatloaf
I never add the pork skins. Adding filler to meat loaf was started to make the meat stretch not in enhance the flavor. I add lots of chopped fresh mushrooms, onions, and red peppers.

11 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Mar. 20, 2012
Peanut Butter Vegetable Chicken Soup
Excellent!! The only thing I did not like was the broccoli was mushy. Next time, I plan on putting the fresh uncooked broccoli in each bowl and poring the soup on top of it. I also added one jalapeno pepper.. I might add two next time.

5 users found this review helpful
Reviewed On: Nov. 13, 2008
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