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by lovinretirement
Sun Jul 05, 2020 10:08 am
Forum: NEW! Quotes Of The Day/Inspirational Corner
Topic: history
Replies: 4
Views: 136

Re: history

Hopefully we remember our history so we don't repeat our mistakes. Just heard this quote on a PBS program of Great Performances: Ellis Island" from an immigrant in the early 1900's coming from a country in Europe that had a lot of hate. "Where there is hate, you lose yourself. Where there is hate, t...
by lovinretirement
Sun Jun 14, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: All About Food, Recipes and Cooking
Topic: FYI: How to choose fresh fruit
Replies: 1
Views: 2752

FYI: How to choose fresh fruit

Stickers on fruit mark the country and the producer. The numbers are usually 4 digits with the first number being 4, meaning that the fruit has been sprayed with pesticides. If there are 5 digits and the first is 9, the fruit has been grown organically. However, if there are 5 digits and the first i...
by lovinretirement
Fri Jun 05, 2020 12:40 pm
Forum: What Are You Reading
Topic: What Are You Reading 2020
Replies: 66
Views: 35098

Re: What Are You Reading 2020

Just finished "The Reunion" by Dan Walsh. It's about finding a Vietnam vet for a reunion with his old Army buddies. Hired by one of these buddies to find this vet, a journalist, who is already writing a book on the Vietnam war, is intrigued. It is a very emotional book and I found myself crying seve...
by lovinretirement
Fri May 08, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: Food Photo Forum
Topic: Lemon Pepper Soy Chicken Thighs
Replies: 10
Views: 14694

Re: Lemon Pepper Soy Chicken Thighs

My mouth is watering. Those look scrumptious!
by lovinretirement
Wed Apr 22, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: Food Photo Forum
Topic: Rosemary Mustard Coated Boneless Lamb Leg Roast
Replies: 8
Views: 2554

Re: Rosemary Mustard Coated Boneless Lamb Leg Roast

Oh my!!! I love lamb and that looks sumptuous =P~ .
by lovinretirement
Wed Apr 22, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: All About Food, Recipes and Cooking
Topic: Safety in reheating rice
Replies: 1
Views: 4542

Safety in reheating rice

Just read an article that said leftover rice can grow a food poisoning bacteria called bacillus cereus in less than 1 hour if it's left out for that long. Can cause some nasty reactions if not reheated properly. If microwave reheating, add 1 tablespoon water to rice dish for each cup of rice to be r...
by lovinretirement
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: Zazz Chat - General Discussion
Topic: Having trouble making caramelized onion
Replies: 1
Views: 6528

Having trouble making caramelized onion

I have followed every tip and recipe for making caramelized onions and they always seem to come out fried, even though I couldn't have the heat any lower without it going out. I do it low and slow and they never come out like I see on TV. What am I doing wrong?
by lovinretirement
Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Food Photo Forum
Topic: Coneys
Replies: 5
Views: 950

Re: Coneys

Oh my goodness!!! Those look sinfully delicious!
by lovinretirement
Mon Mar 23, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: Zazz Chat - General Discussion
Topic: Sanitizing a face mask
Replies: 1
Views: 1222

Sanitizing a face mask

Don't know if you were able to buy any face masks for this horrible virus that's crippling our planet. But I found that you can sanitize them and use them again. Put one tablespoon bleach in a large glass or metal bowl. Fill 3/4 full with water. Place masks in bleach water. You will have to fill a t...
by lovinretirement
Wed Mar 11, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Food Photo Forum
Topic: Side of mushrooms
Replies: 6
Views: 5392

Re: Side of mushrooms

Oh wow! I could just eat a whole plate of those luscious looking mushrooms.