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  1. I am kind of tempted by this...

    I am kind of tempted by this and by this. But I am resisting.
  2. Thanks, we were lucky. We were all home and no...

    Thanks, we were lucky. We were all home and no one was hurt. The damage was all to the roof and the siding of the house and the debris that needed to be cleaned up. The living space of the house...
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    Try the recipe, but instead of starting with...

    Try the recipe, but instead of starting with ketchup, which is already incredibly sweet, start with a mixture of tomato sauce and tomato paste.
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    Thanks, I marked this to try.

    Thanks, I marked this to try.
  5. Ha! Not even close. But given how busy my work...

    Ha! Not even close. But given how busy my work is, how busy my kids are, dealing with our house repairs (a tree fell on our house during a July storm), my fil's health, etc, etc. I think we are all...
  6. I'm very sorry to read about your health issues...

    I'm very sorry to read about your health issues and those of your brother. I don't have any advice on selling books.
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    Tumeric and ginger are both blood thinners, so...

    Tumeric and ginger are both blood thinners, so that tea needs to be used with care as well. I'm on warfarin and do drink ginger tea with the approval of my doctor and pharmacist, but need to keep...
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    That sounds right up my alley. I'll have to look...

    That sounds right up my alley. I'll have to look for it.
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    DH and I have started drinking this...

    DH and I have started drinking this https://www.harney.com/verveine.html I got some free tea bags and we both really like this one, both hot and iced. It's pretty lemony, so if he likes that flavor...
  10. We have had the nicest weather for walking...

    We have had the nicest weather for walking recently, although it is supposed to get hot and sticky and rainy today. I've been taking advantage of it and just finished up my 7th month in a row of 10K...
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    I'm a huge fan of beets, and this is a really...

    I'm a huge fan of beets, and this is a really good way to eat them....

    http://www.nytimes.com/2008/08/05/health/nutrition/05recipehealth.html?_r=0

    I don't add the sugar, totally unnecessary,...
  12. Thread: Mastercook

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    I've never used MC, so you can feel free to...

    I've never used MC, so you can feel free to ignore me, but what if you enter it as a decimal? EG. .5 teaspoon or .33 cup?

    I'm just throwing this out there because we just switched time keeping...
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    Mine too. I love desserts but only allow them...

    Mine too. I love desserts but only allow them for myself when I am entertaining or being entertained. I would definitely pass over fruit for a cupcake or a brownie.
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    Although the fruit salad that was served at my...

    Although the fruit salad that was served at my get together was an after thought, since I didn't think of it until I read the responses on this thread, it was all good quality fruit. It was melon...
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    We've stopped assigning veggie trays at team...

    We've stopped assigning veggie trays at team dinners because they rarely get eaten by the teens. They will eat tossed salads, and carrot sticks and pepper strips, but not the celery and broccoli...
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    Just to update, the event went well ... I had...

    Just to update, the event went well ...

    I had leftovers of almost everything, but not because people didn't eat. Very gratifying to see people go back for 2nds and even 3rds.

    The fruit salad...
  17. Orange braised carrots? ...

    Orange braised carrots?

    http://www.barefootcontessa.com/recipes.aspx?RecipeID=887&S=0 you could switch up the herbs to help it complement a little more.

    This is another carrot recipe, but it...
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    http://relish.com/recipes/katharine-hepburns-brown...

    http://relish.com/recipes/katharine-hepburns-brownies/ I just subbed 1/4 cup of cocoa powder for the flour in the recipe. They were a pain to cut because they crumbled along the cut lines but they...
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    Adding deviled eggs.

    Adding deviled eggs.
  20. Thank you again, this frosting is great and super...

    Thank you again, this frosting is great and super easy. I'll definitely be making it again.
  21. Thank you again, this frosting is great and super...

    Thank you again, this frosting is great and super easy. I'll definitely be making it again.
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    I bought melon (not watermelon, that's not...

    I bought melon (not watermelon, that's not available here yet) and some blueberries and strawberries. So I'll make a bowl of fruit mixture and put it out with dinner and dessert.
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    I can't use almond flour because of the peanut...

    I can't use almond flour because of the peanut allergy, they go hand in hand with every peanut allergic person I know. The brownies don't have a flour substitute in them, just cocoa powder in place...
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    The slaw is good. I usually cut the sugar down...

    The slaw is good. I usually cut the sugar down to 3/4 of a cup, but realize that is still a crazy amount of sugar to mix with veggies. It's the slaw my mother made when I was growing up and I make...
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    I'll see if any fruit looks good.

    I'll see if any fruit looks good.
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    Any ideas of what to add for an appetizer? I did...

    Any ideas of what to add for an appetizer? I did think I needed something else, but it needs to be low work/not time consuming.
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    Sharing my menu ...

    I'm having a cook out this weekend, the families of many of my daughter's friends. So probably 30 people -- estimated, because I lost track of invitations and not everyone RSVPed. I know there are...
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    Ok, I think my 5 lb estimate is pretty close...

    Ok, I think my 5 lb estimate is pretty close then. I'll buy 6 just in case the pan doesn't look full enough, and the kids can eat the extras. I'm just gonna wing the entire recipe, since I want it...
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    Don't leap to the conclusion that the kids will...

    Don't leap to the conclusion that the kids will be picky or difficult. My kids never were and neither were most of my nieces and nephews. The ones who were picky were polite enough to hide it at...
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    How many pounds?

    How many pounds of peaches will I need for a 9x13 pan of peach crisp?

    I saw a recipe the other day, but now I can only find recipes that make smaller amounts. I'm having a crowd of people and...
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