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Jane of all trades, Mistress of None.

 
Jul. 18, 2009 9:38 am 
Updated: Jul. 23, 2009 12:49 pm
While I was out of town on business, I had a dish of Butternut Squash Ravioli.  I was upset that I was only served four of said raviolis, but they were the best I'd ever had.  I am going to try a few recipes to see if I can get something close.  I would never have thought to put… MORE
 
 
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Jul. 18, 2009 9:06 am 
So I tried my hand at Chicken Crunch and I have to say, it was yummy, but a bit more hassle than I was prepared for.  I wound up dirtying a plethora of dishes and the chicken just wouldn't cook all the way through.  I wound up swiping it from the table and microwaving it to… MORE
 
 
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Jul. 18, 2009 9:04 am 
Updated: Jul. 19, 2009 7:14 am
Okay, so for whatever reason, my father is a huge fan of meatloaf.  I do not share his enthusiasm, but it's okay.  Anyways, while my mother was out of town, I made meatloaf, but not her recipe.  It turned out pretty well in the end, but I forgot to add the breadcrumbs!  I… MORE
 
 
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Jul. 17, 2009 1:45 pm 
Updated: Jul. 18, 2009 6:03 am
When my boyfriend made me try Indian food, I first tried Chicken Korma.  This was a much better experience than the other Indian food I had tried before.  I then made a batch at home, which turned out great.  I pair it with a white wine and some regular rice.  I need to find… MORE
 
 
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Jul. 17, 2009 1:42 pm 
Updated: Jul. 22, 2009 2:17 pm
My boyfriend is a large fan of Indian food, so I endeavored to make Chicken Tikka Masala.  He was quite impressed with the result, so much so that I must cook it for his sister (How exciting!)  Unfortunately, in my rush, I wasn't able to thicken the sauce all the way. Plus, I forgot… MORE
 
 
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Jul. 17, 2009 1:28 pm 
Okay,a few weeks ago I made pork chops with raspberry sauce.  I also made roasted potatoes with similar spices and sugar snap peas with sesame oil with salt & pepper in the micro-cooker from the pampered chef.  For desert I made raspberry sorbet.  I wound up buying an ice… MORE
 
 
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Phoenix

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Grilling & BBQ, Frying, Slow Cooking, Asian, Mexican, Indian, Italian, Southern, Mediterranean, Healthy, Vegetarian, Quick & Easy, Gourmet

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