I don't bake and I'm just 'ok' at cooking. I do a lot of crockpot meals.
* It does me no injury - for my neighbor to say there are 20 gods, or no God. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg. - Thomas Jefferson * There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness. - Dalai Lama
current weight: 209.0
Fitness Minutes: (16,099) Posts: 257 3/23/10 6:21 P
I really enjoy both if I have plenty of time. I used to bake a lot more than now. We moved half a year ago and we have a gas oven with a very uneven temperature distribution and I don't like to bake with it at all. But cooking with gas is great and I like to experiment with different things I haven't tried before to keep meals healthy and interesting.
Both but especially baking. Had to stand on a chair in front of the stove but I was cooking my own egg at six...working the flat top & fryers by the time I was 10 in the family restaurant. Love to bake breads and to experiment. At Christmas time my mother & I would bake/make at least 30 different kinds of cookies & candies. Those days are over but now I experiment making healthy versions of some things...found out the other day that beans can replace the oil/butter in cakes and cookies...those croissants sound wonderful...I've never tried to make those...that sounds challenging.. hmmm now how can I make it & eat it too???
...."All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us."....
Pounds lost: 36.0
Fitness Minutes: (182,881) Posts: 2,066 3/23/10 1:31 P
Sure, I cook all the time, maybe 97% of my meals. I like making bread, actually much more than I like eating it. (Single bread-eating woman wanted, please apply). Other favourites are dips, salads, casseroles. I don't like sweets much.
I love to do both. My favorit etype is French cooking. I make a mean quiche, chicken fricasse and I jsut learned how to make awesome as-good-as-in-france croissants...none of this howeveris good for weightloss :(
current weight: 286.2
Fitness Minutes: (108,091) Posts: 17,657 3/23/10 1:13 P
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