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    I make quite a lot of dinners.

    As my mom works late; I normally make dinner so it will ready for when she gets in. my favourites is chilli con carne, Lamb Rogan Josh, Corned Beef Hash, Sweet And Sour Chicken and so many more meals. :-)
    CaitTheAvenger CaitTheAvenger 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 18

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    Made a pumpkin and zucchini brown rice risotto,

    and nailed it! Creamy with just a bit of bite to it.. you may call me "nonna" ^__^
    plsdontsitonme plsdontsitonme 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 30

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    I like cooking one pot meals

    and soups. I love cooking curry dishes. I want start making more Indian Food. I also want to learn how to make Vegan baked goods like cupcakes, donuts, bread, cinnamon rolls, and waffles. I miss blueberry waffles.
    apresm0i apresm0i 26-30, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    nawasa nawasa 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 23

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    Bird488 Bird488 26-30, F 8 Responses Jan 27, 2015

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    Venison back strap, garlic mashed potatoes

    and spicy steamed corn. It's what's for dinner. (I'm surprised to say the deer was really good)
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 46-50, F 14 Responses Nov 29, 2015

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    I just cleaned my kitchen.

    It looks fantastic. Too bad I'm about to destroy it by cooking all afternoon. Ham and navy bean soup, butter cookies, roasted chicken, and homemade stock are on the agenda. I might toss in some brownies for good measure.
    leavesandbeans leavesandbeans 31-35, F 9 Responses Jan 23

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    As it is steadily snowing a lot outside,

    I think it is stew weather so I threw into a big stew pot the following: chicken, carrots, turnip, potatoes, leak, pearl onions, chicken stock, vegetable stock, turmeric, black pepper, cumin, garlic, basil, and thyme. And all this is stewing now. I look forward to it.
    JoannaBe JoannaBe 41-45, F 13 Responses Jan 22

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    Just tried my hand at some sausage

    and cheese scones. Oh my stars are they good!!! A recipe definitely worth sharing! http://www.callmepmc.com/sausage-cheese-scones/
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 46-50, F 8 Responses Jan 23

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    On Sundays I like to experiment with new

    recipes, and if they are yummy, we save leftovers for lunches or light dinners throughout the week.For breakfast I am making buttermilk pancakes and cinammon muffins. Muffins keep well so my kid can take home to school.For late lunch , early dinner ( take your pick ) I am...
    underconstruction underconstruction 41-45, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Today I'm making bread.

    A rustic Italian and a chocolate babka. I'm also going to make chicken with an orange brandy sauce over carrot mashed potatoes. My house is going to smell so good and my mouth (and my hubby) is going to be so happy.
    sunnyelp sunnyelp 36-40, F 11 Responses Jan 13

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    chrysm chrysm 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 12, 2015

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    I do like to cook. I don't use other people's

    recipe's though. I make my own. Last night was chicken and dumplings. Let's just say that I think you would like it.
    aaronabc aaronabc 46-50, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I love to cook and to try out new recipes.

    Recently my husband was diagnosed with high blood pressure, so I am now trying to learn to cook without salt and without using a lot of prepared foods. Anyone who has any links to any good sites for healthy recipes pls pass them along :)
    Craftylady23 Craftylady23 46-50, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Peaceloveflowerchild Peaceloveflowerchild 18-21, F 10 Responses Jun 30, 2015

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    My mom taught me so many cooking skills from

    baking to BBQing. Its such a relaxing thing for me and eating the finish product is just the best part. All you girls and guys whoever is lucky to have me as their partner will not be disappointed, especially when you add 5-10lbs in the first few months because my meals are the...
    Zoeisbi Zoeisbi 18-21, F 10 Responses Dec 20, 2015

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    It gives me a great sense of accomplishment

    when I manage to cook a great meal for my family
    shona1967 shona1967 46-50, F 6 Responses Dec 22, 2014

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    Schnitzel with spinach

    and potatoes. That's what's for dinner today.
    hida1290 hida1290 22-25, F 10 Responses Jan 14

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    Spaghetti squash!!! with Italian tomatoes,

    garlic, mushrooms! mmmmmm
    ToTheMoon1 ToTheMoon1 36-40, F Jan 22

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    happygamerman happygamerman 13-15, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I made some cabbage, sausage

    and potato soup. Perfect for cool weather eating.
    m0j0j0j0 m0j0j0j0 51-55, M 4 Responses Jan 30

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    I like to cook, it's very liberating One day

    I'll cook fort EP friends An EP dinner party... Lol
    Yeronlyman Yeronlyman 41-45, M 10 Responses Oct 10, 2015

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    Spent a good five hours making lasagna with

    homemade ricotta and sauce. It turned out amazing, but my kitchen now looks like a disaster zone and I have zero motivation to clean.
    PuckDrop PuckDrop 22-25, M 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 11 Responses Mar 25, 2015

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    I think if you post what you cooked,

    you should post the receive for other foodies to try.
    forbidden67 forbidden67 46-50, F 2 Responses Jan 30

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    Ham roasted in the oven macaroni with my

    special cheese sauce green beans potato salad pecan pie all because this family little boy who just got out of the hospital and he wanted so bad to have a Christmas dinner with his family so tonight we are having Christmas dinner all over again
    slave501 slave501 46-50, M Jan 23

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    I bake to release stress.

    .. by poisoning the cookies
    ThatOneUnicorn ThatOneUnicorn 16-17, M 8 Responses Sep 13, 2015

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    deleted deleted 26-30 27 Responses Mar 2, 2015

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    I love to Cook But I'm trying to eat healthy

    and go to the gym 3 days a week and I work A lot I love vegetables a lot more then salads but i'm not sure what the best food to cook that helps me lose weight doesn't make me feel hungry all the time Can any of you guys HELP me?
    MissRBear MissRBear 26-30, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    Cooking is so calming like the world stands

    still while you combine wonderful things to make an even more wonderful thing. You and others can enjoy your masterpiece not just look but taste,feel and smell. Cooking is an art form and is an art form that I am proud to take part in and be at least kind of good at.
    OnlySomeSparkle OnlySomeSparkle 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 20

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    Hubby got a hydroponics system

    for Christmas. He has really enjoyed it and we have enough to make fresh dill sauce for chicken wraps tonight. And cilantro to make fresh salsa.
    forbidden67 forbidden67 46-50, F 2 Responses Jan 30

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    i made a meal the other night.

    ..it was jasmine rice with marinated pork bites. i cut up the pork in the morning and marinated it in orange juice, freshly minced ginger, sesame oil, rice vinegar, soy sauce, and onion powder. it came out so good. i loved the aroma. i cook for my husband, but don't eat what...
    cosmosdrift cosmosdrift 31-35, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Oct 30, 2014

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    fried peanuts are the best.

    not baked, not boiled, not deep fried, just fried. my grandma use to fry them a lot but now she'll bring home bags full of unshelled peanuts for me. I have to unshell them by hand which takes a while, then I have to boil water so I can let them soak (I do this so I can peel the...
    luv2pee23 luv2pee23 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 23

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    Ok, I'm guessing not many of you have ever

    eaten plantains? They're like a banana, but not. I like to fry them in cayenne pepper and eat them with dulce de leche! This time, I tried cheesy jalapeƱo dipping sauce from little ceasers pizza.....and omg......
    deleted deleted 26-30 31 Responses Apr 23, 2015

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    today shall be a spaghetti

    and meatball day with a bit of chicken parm. also a nice cheesy garlic bread loaf. oh yeaaa
    misssuppression misssuppression 41-45, F 15 Responses Jan 13

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    As a mother's day gift to my mommy,

    I'm making her dinner. *-* I'm making baked macaroni and cheese, fried chicken, collard greens, potato salad, turkey, stuffing, green beans, carrots, orange spice rum cake, caramel brownies, and deviled eggs...I think that's it. ;-;
    Waffl3s Waffl3s 16-17 12 Responses May 10, 2015

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    a dusting of snow here,

    putting a pot of boiled pnuts on. yummy
    jpeck1 jpeck1 41-45 5 Responses Jan 23

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    So its not snowing here

    but i dont even care hahaha Today i made slow-cooked adobo barbacoa fajitas. just , like , Chipotle's.... 7 hours - and dinner was Easy and made. Professional chef , i will not take credit as nor will i call myself a master of anything haha I will say , i have quite a many years...
    misssuppression misssuppression 41-45, F 7 Responses Jan 22

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    jusreadin jusreadin 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    werewolfkid1987 werewolfkid1987 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 21

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    The first thing I ever cooked on my own was

    Ramen noodles. One lazy Sunday, my mom was sick and I wanted to make her something. So I walked into her room and subtly asked: "Hey mom, how do you make noodles?" She told me, get a pan, pour some water into it, put it on the stove, turn the switch to 7 and when the water...
    xXverlorenXx xXverlorenXx 22-25, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    But hate cleaning so I think I'm going to whip

    up some fancy Thai food, walk into the kitchen, remember what a pain in the *** doing dishes is, and end up eating a can of ravioli. Making my mother proud one processed can of dinner at a time.
    MissCocoGr MissCocoGr 31-35, F 11 Responses Feb 19, 2015

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    Tonight I'm having one of my old fashion simple

    favorites. Shake-N-Bake chicken.
    onlinejnke onlinejnke 46-50, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Dinner tonight was mirin glazed salmon.

    I got this recipe from my newly acquainted aunt, who in turn got it from the Nigella Express recipe book. It is sooo good. I had it with freshly sliced fennel and curly kale. My kids had it with regular greens (of course).
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss 36-40, F 9 Responses Jan 27

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