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My Brother The Cook 
 
Jan. 2, 2014 6:42 pm 
Updated: Jan. 4, 2014 2:50 pm

My brother loved to cook, but he was not meticulous in the kitchen.  For measuring, he used a coffee cup, a handful, or a pinch.  He never worried about making a mess, even when stuff fell on the floor.  He made soups and stews, homemade egg noodles, meat, chicken, fish and savory dishes of every type.  ... in the kitchen, on a grill, over a campfire.

But now he is gone.  Passed away early morning on Dec 30th.  We will miss you bro.

 
Comments
Jan. 3, 2014 5:52 am
I am so sorry for your loss! My brother is and was my first love... he is more of an eater than a cook...but I couldn't imagine my life without him! Again, I'm so very sorry for your loss and will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers!
 
Susie 
Jan. 3, 2014 8:55 am
So sorry for your loss Clover. This time of the year always seems to make it worse. Prayers coming your way.
 
Jan. 3, 2014 9:56 am
Clover, I'm so very sorry for your loss. Loosing a sibling is never easy. Will say a prayer.
 
Maggi 
Jan. 3, 2014 4:12 pm
So sorry for all who are hurting over the loss of your brother. In time, may all your memories bring only smiles.
 
Jan. 4, 2014 4:25 am
Nice memories, Clover. I'm sorry for your family's loss. Your stories of him will help you all.
 
Jan. 4, 2014 6:58 am
I'm very sorry to hear this - please accept my condolences.
 
Lela 
Jan. 4, 2014 7:36 am
Clover, my deepest sympathy. Sending prayers and hugs.
 
Jan. 4, 2014 9:24 am
I am so sorry Clover. It sounds like your brother was a "Character." Sending my sympathies your way.
 
Jan. 4, 2014 11:01 am
So sorry to hear of the passing of your brother, my condolences to you and your family.
 
Jan. 4, 2014 1:09 pm
Clover, I am saddened to hear your brother has passed. There is nothing in the world like the love between a sister and a brother. May God heal your broken heart and bring to mind all the precious memories you shared.
 
ellie 
Jan. 4, 2014 2:47 pm
Clover, I'm so sorry to hear of the passing of your brother. Sending you my deepest sympathies..Take care.
 
Clover 
Jan. 4, 2014 2:50 pm
Thank you for all your nice thoughts. @ Candice - You are right. He was a bit of a character. I/we are fine. I just wanted to write something somewhere. Thanks again.
 
 
 
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Clover

Member Since
Mar. 2006

Cooking Level
Intermediate

Cooking Interests
Baking, Grilling & BBQ, Stir Frying, Slow Cooking, Mexican, Italian, Southern, Mediterranean, Healthy, Quick & Easy

Hobbies
Gardening, Hiking/Camping

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About Me
I am married to a terrific man. We have 2 teenagers, and a dog. I am an AVON Sales Rep. To buy AVON products come to my website www.youravon.com/TracyM
My favorite things to cook
My favorite things to cook changes with the seasons or my moods. Currently salads have my interest - with bean in them. At the start of 2014 I began eating flexitarian style - that's semi-vegetarian - for heart health. I have found this change to be fairly easy, and I my testing is showing much improvement.
My favorite family cooking traditions
When I was growing up we always made popcorn balls together as a family for Christmas. And with my own kids, we made frosted cookies for Santa on Christmas eve.
My cooking triumphs
The first Thanksgiving dinner that I made for my husband and I felt like an accomplishment because I had Never made a big dinner by myself before.
My cooking tragedies
Many, I'm sure, but I don't dwell on them.
 
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