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Cooking With My Daughter(better than "chicken soup")

 
Sep. 13, 2011 6:03 pm 
Updated: Sep. 14, 2011 12:51 am
First let me apologize for not logging onto the site in a few months! I have been so occupied with work, the kids school, my school, planning our move to Nevada in December, and helping my husband come up with a business plan! My brain is TIRED! Anyway, about two months ago my husband, one… MORE
 
 
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Jun. 14, 2011 6:23 am 
Updated: Jun. 15, 2011 1:45 pm
The story that I am about to tell you is a true story and it actually happened a few months ago, but I was thinking about it at work this morning and I got the giggles because it was very hard not to laugh in 0630 PT formation. Some months ago when we got our family's first pet cat, we named… MORE
 
 
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Jun. 10, 2011 9:16 am 
Updated: Jun. 12, 2011 8:47 pm
So I am home visiting my family in the beautiful south! All of my family has come to visit! When we all get together the first question that is asked is," So what are we cooking?!". then we get the paper and pen out, make our menu, make a shopping list and head for the market! Aunt Jean makes… MORE
 
 
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Jun. 8, 2011 9:29 am 
Updated: Jun. 12, 2011 7:51 pm
In the middle of August 1985, down a winding dirt road, sat a small white country church. This particular afternoon they were serving juice and cookies on the first day of their annual Vacation Bible School. On this day a little skinny green eyed girl with beaded braids in her hair met a… MORE
 
 
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Jun. 7, 2011 12:21 pm 
Updated: Jun. 7, 2011 6:21 pm
Today a little bit of bronchitis has me down so I am not feeling like my dashing self. I have been asleep for most of the morning, until I awake with urgency because I thought I was drowning! my daughter Christian and my youngest son Thaison(pronounced tyson. he is 7) decided I needed a… MORE
 
 
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Jun. 6, 2011 9:54 am 
Updated: Jun. 7, 2011 11:29 am
At the end of everyday, after the children are in the beds and the house is quiet, my husband and I enjoy a cup of tea together to reflect and catch up with the day's events. We remind each other of future appointments and lately we have been discussing our big move to Nevada at the end of… MORE
 
 
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Jun. 5, 2011 8:42 pm 
Updated: Jun. 7, 2011 11:34 am
I am a first time blogger and I am also new to the website. I have always enjoyed cooking, even more so once I became a wife and mother. I have three boys ages eleven, nine, and seven....and ONE daughter age five. I love all my children beyond expression! Cooking has become a means to express… MORE
 
 
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DishDiva

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Fort Campbell, Kentucky, USA

Member Since
May 2011

Cooking Level
Expert

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

Hobbies
Walking, Reading Books, Music

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About Me
I am a 31 year old wife and mother and I take pride in each role. Right now I am serving in the U.S. Army. I have been cooking since I was 9 years old. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends and cooking with my 5 year old daughter.
My favorite things to cook
I don't think there is one thing that I can say I love to cook more than another. I simply love to cook! cooking has become one of the ways I express my love for my friends and family(I know that sounds soooo cliche).
My favorite family cooking traditions
I have a few traditions that I love! of course Christmas, Thanksgiving, and Easter, but I also love weekend cooking. wkends are when I can cook a really nice breakfast and a really nice Sunday dinner. My daughter loves the white china we use for breakfast because she picked them out.
My cooking triumphs
Pecan Pie! I know that might be so simple to most people but I just started introducing myself to baking and even though the recipe I used came from the back of a karo syrup bottle, It was really good! It was a hit with the entire family, especially with a scoop of Byers Vanilla Ice Cream!
My cooking tragedies
MANY.......BUT, that is how I learned to be as good as I am now.
 
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