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The adventures of learning to cook from scratch

Mar. 10, 2014 11:30 am 
Updated: Mar. 10, 2014 11:30 am
Good Morning All, I started cooking from scratch (hard core) at the beginning of this year, and I find it so relaxing. Just this morning I made Strawberry preserves (I did use pectin), chicken salad and pita bread all from scratch (to include the mayonnaise used in the chicken salad.  I am… MORE
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Jan. 24, 2014 4:50 pm 
Updated: Jan. 28, 2014 8:30 am
Been working hard on the new home but I am still not up to standard on my second kitchen.   I have been making a lot of progress, but I wanted to quickly share my latest victory, my second stove.I am very happy that my second stove is a gas range, however it was so corroded.  It took my two… MORE
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Jan. 18, 2014 1:00 pm 
Updated: Jan. 21, 2014 6:50 pm
We finally closed on the house on Dec 31, 2013, it took us 6 months to close.  It is an awesome house that we bought with cash.  It is not a glamorous house by any means but it is ours and it has not one but two kitchens. :) This makes me very happy that I will have a main kitchen for meals… MORE
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Dec. 8, 2013 12:04 pm 
Updated: Dec. 13, 2013 8:19 am
I am just out of active military service, and I am attempting to settle in Rhode Island with my boyfriend.  I say attempting because we are buying a home together and well our closing has been continously bumped due to this issue or that, in fact we have been waiting to close for 3 months,… MORE
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