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Absolutely Ultimate Marinade

Reviewed: Oct. 10, 2011
Wow. I used this on ribeye steak without the soy sauce (my kids don't like soy) and subbed 1/4 lemon juice. I also left out the sugar. Who would have guessed that tahini in a marinade. The best. My 13 year old son had TWO whole steaks. I used a hand held blender to mix it all up and I think it would make a fantastic salad dressing, too.
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Fig and Banana Loaf

Reviewed: Jan. 10, 2012
Wow. This is a healthy recipe for a normally fat laden breakfast treat. I could not believe how moist this bread is with only the 2 tablespoons of oil. I didn't have whole wheat flour around, but I just used 3 cups of white, unbleached instead and just regular milk in place of the soy. Love. Love. Love. Yummy...I didn't feel a bit of guilt eating this and I can serve it in good conscience to my kids.
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Fluffy Pancakes

Reviewed: Sep. 23, 2012
The best pancakes EVER. Our son said these pancakes were like a glimpse of heaven. Thank, Kris!
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Best Toffee Ever - Super Easy

Reviewed: Dec. 7, 2012
This was the first time I've attempted toffee. I admit I did not use a candy thermometer, but just cooked until a dark amber color. Otherwise,I followed the recipe as written. We loved it. It was a tiny bit bitter, but next time I'll cook it for a shorter time and use a heavier pan as others have suggested. This is the perfect toffee texture. Yum.....my kids love it.
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Juiciest Hamburgers Ever

Reviewed: Dec. 31, 2012
Just made these....Yum and moist. I was suspicious that these would taste like meatloaf with the egg and the breadcrumbs, but the burgers were a hit with the family. I made minor substitutions---Rice Crispy cereal in place of the crumbs and regular milk as we had those on hand.
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M's Sloppy Joe Sauce

Reviewed: Mar. 11, 2013
Yum. I made this with minor changes using what I had on hand. So, Dijon mustard instead of brown. Cider vinegar instead of white. I used a can of diced petite tomatoes and pureed that with the other sauce ingredients and added one extra clove of garlic to the mix. This was an easy, adaptable all purpose recipe. Good stuff.
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Vanilla - Chocolate Powdered Sugar Frosting

Reviewed: Mar. 17, 2013
Very easy, but on the sweet side. If I make it again, I will up the butter and lessen the sugar.
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Cupcake Princess' Vanilla Cupcakes

Reviewed: Mar. 18, 2013
I followed this recipe to a T. We didn't care for the texture of these cakes. Also, the flavor was high on egg and low on vanilla.
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Mediterranean Lamb Burgers

Reviewed: Jul. 28, 2013
We never had lamb burgers before and we loved this recipe. I did alter it, though. I omitted the mint and used chive and I the juice of 1/2 lemon into the meat. Moist and delicious. For the sauce I subbed sour cream for the yogurt as that is what I had on hand and I added chopped cucumber, the rest of the lemon juice and the garlic. We didn't have sliced feta, so we used crumbled on the bottom of the bun and put our burgers on top of the feta. My kids just loved these burgers!
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Dumplings

Reviewed: Oct. 2, 2013
Quick and simple and they did fluff up. However, they were dry with a baking powder taste. I might try it again, but modify it more than I did already. I used 2 T. of softened butter.
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Wacky Cake VIII

Reviewed: Oct. 24, 2013
Wow. I am not a big fan of cake but I had to make one and decided to try this. This recipe made me a fan of Wacky Cake. Moist, easy and delicious.
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Made-in-Minutes No-Cook Fudge

Reviewed: Dec. 13, 2013
I wish I could give it a 3.5 instead. Maybe this is a new taste for me.... so I'm just not used to it. It could grow on me. It sets up nicely..a bit softer than typical fudge and it couldn't get any easier! However, it was oily rather than creamy. I'm wondering if a version of this with some almond milk mixed in might do the trick. I don't know. I'd have to experiment. I will try it again, though.
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Bill's Blue Cheese Dressing

Reviewed: Feb. 26, 2014
Not good. Too much salt. I almost halved the amount but thought I'd stick to the recipe on the first go. Don't care for this at all. Too much mayo. Not enough bleu cheese, also.
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Taco Seasoning II

Reviewed: Mar. 6, 2014
Ok, but not enough kick to it. The kids, who usually like stuff on the milder side, even said it was bland. We had to add extra garlic powder, black pepper, salt and quite a bit more cayenne to give it some kick.
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