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    Leebee, I might go check into a hotel and treat...

    Leebee, I might go check into a hotel and treat myself to a much needed rest - - maybe even Christmas Eve. I'd at least think about it for comic relief. Hope you have a relaxing Christmas Day and...
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    Victoria, just be warned that it isn't likely to...

    Victoria, just be warned that it isn't likely to ever change and may get worse as he gets older. when I was still young (less than 10), my mom and grandmother were sewing and talking when I came...
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    I think men in general are less likely to issue...

    I think men in general are less likely to issue compliments, but especially the older generations. My dad was more likely to give "constructive criticism" than compliments - especially of his...
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    My guess would be 2 1/2 to -3 qts (2 seems a bit...

    My guess would be 2 1/2 to -3 qts (2 seems a bit small, but 3-1/2 to 4 qts is getting large in my book), but I will look to what is going into it and also try to guess whether it is something that...
  5. What are you making? That is a significant...

    What are you making? That is a significant difference in protein and fiber. The protein should indicate a higher gluten content, which would be good for breads but not so good for cakes. The...
  6. Thread: I'm back.

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    I am glad you have had someone with you. I went...

    I am glad you have had someone with you. I went with my son to both his appointments here this week -- don't care if he is 21. LOL
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    The suggestion to have another pair of eyes and...

    The suggestion to have another pair of eyes and ears is a good one. It's always hard to absorb a lot of new things thrown at you, but especially when you are down or the new things sound scary.
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    What a bedside manner! That's what leads people...

    What a bedside manner! That's what leads people to jumping off bridges. My theory was that folks who knew they had aneurisms could most likely know what they weren't going to die of. The folks...
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    I was going to say bake it. I have no problem...

    I was going to say bake it. I have no problem with cheesecake in the fridge up to a week. Cool and cover tightly. As long as it doesn't dry out, you should be good. Cheesecake is one of those...
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    As you can see by those labels, the e or i on the...

    As you can see by those labels, the e or i on the end doesn't hold either (Ancho chili pepper). You just have to check.

    Charley, if you ever try pepper in a cookie, do consider ancho for depth...
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    Good to hear from you. Get some rest and enjoy...

    Good to hear from you. Get some rest and enjoy the holidays. Been thinking about you -- taking my 21 yr old son to the cardiologist to get checked out Friday. He had some unusual cardio activity...
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    Cookieee, while you are correct, you really can't...

    Cookieee, while you are correct, you really can't go just on seasoning vs powder on a label because a lot of seasonings blends are labeled as chili powder. You need to know which you are buying.
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    I am familiar with cookies that use black pepper...

    I am familiar with cookies that use black pepper or a ground chili powder, but have never seen or used the combined chili seasoning that we refer to as "chili powder." I have a chocolate cookie...
  14. Timing is a funny thing. I've bought two houses...

    Timing is a funny thing. I've bought two houses in November. I love the sound of your place, and if I had any reason to be looking in your neck of the woods, I would definitely want to check it...
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    I'm glad to hear there is a plan and a treatment...

    I'm glad to hear there is a plan and a treatment in store for you. Not a fan of surgery, myself, but there are things we need to fix and that's the only way. This is one big hairy deal for you, but...
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    I am so glad that you got that expression of...

    I am so glad that you got that expression of pride and approval from your mom. You earned it, but more importantly, I know you needed to hear it. Enjoy the holidays and the break from studying. ...
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    I just reread my last post. I'm sorry it didn't...

    I just reread my last post. I'm sorry it didn't come out as I intended, but I hope you got my meaning. Chances are you will have a situation like Whitney described and never have an issue with it...
  18. Epicurean only recently came out with a carving...

    Epicurean only recently came out with a carving board that has the groove around it. I don't know how well it works -- whether the groove holds enough.

    Epicurean is made of wood fibers bound...
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    I had to look up pericaditis, but that looks like...

    I had to look up pericaditis, but that looks like it could be inflammation following the heart attack. Any aneurism is scary, but many never cause any problems at all. The scariest ones are...
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    Congratulations and best of luck with the next...

    Congratulations and best of luck with the next chapter too!
  21. I have some epicurean as well as some wood. The...

    I have some epicurean as well as some wood. The way DH and I can get going in the kitchen, we need several. I like the Epicurean and even bought their pizza peel. They are thin, lightweight, can...
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    I have no idea. I could try to search and find...

    I have no idea. I could try to search and find the first one I posted since the update, but I was around well before that and haven't a clue what I would have first posted about. I know we were...
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    People who don't cook like matching appliances. ...

    People who don't cook like matching appliances. People who cook look at them and think "package deal" or "builder package." Most brands do one or two things better than the others, so it is harder...
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    reported with 11 mentioned.

    reported with 11 mentioned.
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    I think EmptyNestMom makes a good point -- you've...

    I think EmptyNestMom makes a good point -- you've put up with and dealt with so much form so many for so long. You've made progress in standing up for and taking care of yourself, but now you can...
  26. At 12 years and with the BPA difference, I think...

    At 12 years and with the BPA difference, I think I'd get a new one. I replaced my Cuisinart for similar reasons -- plus my white one was yellowing and a new stainless finish one was more than half...
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    All good points to consider, Karen. We struggled...

    All good points to consider, Karen. We struggled with ailing appliances for years in this house and the one before (one burner worked and one worked only on medium to higher heat --the other side...
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    Be wary of some of the free and cheap books on...

    Be wary of some of the free and cheap books on Amazon and Barnes and Noble if they are not a recognized title and/or author. Mispelled words and poor grammar are red flags. There are folks using...
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    I am a baker and went with Wolf. I also looked...

    I am a baker and went with Wolf. I also looked at the (then) new Dacor and Miele. Miele has more cooking programs and shortcuts, but I just wanted a reliable, even baking oven. I've very happy...
  30. If you do have a guest with a nut allergy, the...

    If you do have a guest with a nut allergy, the entree is already out. What if you skipped the almonds for the salad and added a sprinkling of dried cranberries? Different, but still adding a...
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