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    Now, why didn't I think of that? I'll certainly...

    Now, why didn't I think of that? I'll certainly check around. Thanks!!! :)
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    Hmmmm, famous breakfast potatoes?? Can you...

    Hmmmm, famous breakfast potatoes?? Can you share, please? Then, I will make and use ghee for the first time!
  3. Thread: Ipad Problem

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    Same issue here. I posted a ? below in tech...

    Same issue here. I posted a ? below in tech support. We'll see if anyone answers. Hate kindle-typing!
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    exceeded login attempts?

    My laptop had to be "refreshed" and, in doing so, my saved info for websites was cleared (including the cookies). I have tried to sign in to these boards for two days now, and each time I try I am...
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    Of course we know! ;) DH and I started to...

    Of course we know! ;) DH and I started to re-watch Season 4 a few nights ago, as a "refresher".

    And if you're interested in reading about that period in time:
    ...
  6. It turned out great! :) Actually, I had never...

    It turned out great! :) Actually, I had never eaten "straight" creme fraiche before so I had no idea what it was supposed to smell/ taste like but I asked my friend (she and her husband were...
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    How coincidental, I am making sauerkraut/...

    How coincidental, I am making sauerkraut/ kielbasa/ potatoes for DH because every single year he tells me that his mother always made this for their NYD dinner (from Pittsburgh PA) and this year I...
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    I love these "found this old CL recipe" threads! ...

    I love these "found this old CL recipe" threads! I have so much in binders, on computer files, in my inbox, etc. that I tend to lose track of our old favorites.

    And another of our favorites in...
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    leebee, what a lovely Christmas gift-- to have...

    leebee, what a lovely Christmas gift-- to have such great unexpected guests! :D

    All went well here. Morose brother actually smiled for the family portrait, Dad complimented me TWICE, and there...
  10. I'll keep your substitution suggestions in mind...

    I'll keep your substitution suggestions in mind for the next time, Ana. I am happy to be able to use up most of the remaining heavy cream that I bought for Christmas Eve's chocolate mousse for the...
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    I have had a Maverick brand digital thermometer...

    I have had a Maverick brand digital thermometer for 20 years, use it at least once or twice a week, and it still works fine.
  12. The recipe didn't say which kind of manchego...

    The recipe didn't say which kind of manchego cheese, but I think that it may be the hard cheese. The filling of the galette reminds me of spinach artichoke dip and I used Asiago for that.

    I have...
  13. ?'s about cheese and creme fraiche substitutes

    I am planning to make a spinach & artichoke galette (F&W, November 2013) and don't think that I'll be able to find manchego cheese. Any ideas what I could substitute?

    Also, the same recipe...
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    Very tentative... ;) We never "do" anything...

    Very tentative... ;)

    We never "do" anything for NYE (heck, lately I've been asleep by midnight!) but friends are stopping by for a day so we plan on going out for lobster roll for NYE dinner,...
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    Happy Holidays and Successful Cooking to All!!! ...

    Happy Holidays and Successful Cooking to All!!! :D
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    No mashed potatoes or gravy since I wanted to...

    No mashed potatoes or gravy since I wanted to make as much as possible ahead of time, so I went with a rice pilaf and, instead of making a pan gravy, I made this a couple of days before and reheated...
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    Ahhh, families... ;) I have accepted my Dad's...

    Ahhh, families... ;) I have accepted my Dad's "quirks", but just needed to get it off of my chest without whining to DH, or my sister.

    Patt, IMHO you have no obligation to alter your cooking if...
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    Spicy Lemon-Rosemary Pork Tenderloin

    This one deserved a double thumbs-up!

    So easy, especially since I didn't sear the meat before roasting it (took longer to cook, though, but less than 40 minutes as I recall). I prepped it the...
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    Maple and Cider Turkey Breast

    I made this for a family Christmas party yesterday and received loads of compliments. The turkey was moist and incredibly flavorful-- and easy. I don't think that I will ever roast a turkey breast...
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    Holiday Venting! Let it all out here!!!

    Seriously, sometimes a person just needs to vent some steam over this Festive Season without involving others IRL, and I thought I'd start a thread...

    I love my Dad. Absolutely. We didn't get...
  21. I have used a very similar recipe before and use...

    I have used a very similar recipe before and use regular milk, but the ratio of milk to eggs is less ( maybe 6 eggs to a half cup of milk). Add some sauteed chopped red and green bell pepper, and/...
  22. I hate finally sitting down to a meal and the...

    I hate finally sitting down to a meal and the food gets cold before I'm finished eating! We have a rather cold eat-in kitchen and, like Riverfarm, our plate cupboard (actually all of our cupboards)...
  23. Beth, are you certain that you don't want to make...

    Beth, are you certain that you don't want to make a move up north?!? :p

    We had our first "no show" today. The guy spent 40 minutes with DH on the phone, made the appointment, and zip. No huge...
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    This recipe might get DH to tolerate salad...

    This recipe might get DH to tolerate salad occasionally... ;)

    Question- was the mayo flavor noticeable? I was thinking that I might sub plain yogurt to get the creaminess without the mayo taste...
  25. I'm so sorry that you are dealing with this. We...

    I'm so sorry that you are dealing with this. We all need those Norman Rockwell-esque families, don't we? You said that nobody else in your family wanted to go to a therapist, but perhaps you could...
  26. I was embarrassed because I KNEW better than to...

    I was embarrassed because I KNEW better than to get all excited and think that it was a done deal. :o

    We had the house off the market for about 3 weeks total, but those were lovely, golden...
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    Oh shoot, I just put 4 dozen in the freezer (hope that yours was a fluke!). I would put a dab of smooth peanut butter or melted chocolate in the indentation and replace the kiss.

    BTW, I made mine...
  28. *sigh* What a difference a few weeks makes... ...

    *sigh* What a difference a few weeks makes...

    Thanks for asking, Cafe Latte. I was kind of embarrassed to update the thread. :(

    As I mentioned, the couple are both attorneys but I don't...
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    Wow, it really doesn't seem as though you were...

    Wow, it really doesn't seem as though you were considering this 6-7 years ago. :eek:

    Many, many congratulations on your graduation and all of your achievements! Enjoy resting on your laurels for...
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    Thanks! I do have more room in my (extra)...

    Thanks! I do have more room in my (extra) freezer right now, so I will pop it in there, then let it defrost the morning of the party-- maybe I won't have to make an ice ring this time. :)
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