"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Discuss Cooking Community Forums > New Member Introductions!
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-21-2005, 05:48 PM   #1
Assistant Cook
Schadenfreude's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: California
Posts: 35
Took a month to introduce myself...


I'm 26, just bought a house in Sacramento, CA and living with my boyfriend (typical meat and potatos american guy who'd be happy with meatloaf and spaghetti bolognese every week).

I love to cook and have really started to experiment in the kitchen over the last year or so. My favorite items to cook are beef in it's many forms (finally perfected a wet rub for tri tips), and veggie soups (Butternut Squash with Apple and Spicy Potato Leek turned out the best so far!). I was raised overseas and was never made "special kids meals" so I ate everything put in front of me...american, european, arab, indian, asian, mexican, etc.

My perfect meal would be a tie between sashimi and filet mignon.

I could live off of California Haas avocados and Indian Alfonso mangoes for the rest of my life and be happy.



Schadenfreude is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2005, 05:50 PM   #2
Chef Extraordinaire
pdswife's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Washington
Posts: 20,332
Send a message via AIM to pdswife Send a message via MSN to pdswife Send a message via Yahoo to pdswife
Welcome to the group!
We're glad you're here!!

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. Robert Frost
pdswife is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2005, 05:57 PM   #3
Chief Eating Officer
GB's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: USA,Massachusetts
Posts: 25,509
Welcome. We are so glad to have you hear. Your Butternut Squash with Apple and Spicy Potato Leek soup both sound amazing!
You know you can't resist clicking
this link. Your eyes will thank you. VISUAL BLISS
GB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2005, 06:07 PM   #4
Chef Extraordinaire
kadesma's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: california
Posts: 21,372
welcome Schadenfreude,
glad you've found us..This is really the most friendly and helpful group of people You will ever meet...Come join in and share some recipes and some fun.

HEAVEN is Cade, Ethan,Carson, and Olivia,Alyssa,Gianna
kadesma is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2005, 06:42 PM   #5
Chef Extraordinaire
middie's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Cleveland,Ohio USA
Posts: 16,263
Send a message via Yahoo to middie
it's great having you here !! hope maybe you'd be willing to share your wet rub for your tri tips with us ?
middie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2005, 07:55 PM   #6
DC Grandma
Dove's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: USA,California
Posts: 3,217
Welcome!! I am a stones throw from you..Citrus Heights. ( since 1969)

the Grandma of DC or maybe now the Great Grandma...
May I always be the person my dog thinks I am.

Walk towards the Sunshine and the Shadows will fall behind you!
Dove is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2005, 09:00 PM   #7
Head Chef
lindatooo's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Portland, Or
Posts: 1,173
Most welcome! You will find plenty of willing spirits here to help you over some of the bumps! Enjoy!

Cooking is like love, it should be entered into with abandon or not at all. Oregon native transplanted to Chicago....
lindatooo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2005, 09:01 PM   #8
Cooking Links Contest Winner
shannon in KS's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Wamego, KS
Posts: 1,196
Send a message via Yahoo to shannon in KS
Welcome to DC! Fascinating introduction! Looking forward to getting to know you better! Again, welcome home!!!! (I could live in avocadoes too, NUM NUM!!!)
shannon in KS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2005, 09:06 PM   #9
Head Chef
callie's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Colorado
Posts: 1,709
Welcome, Scha!! Love your intro. Glad to have you here!!
Practice random acts of kindness.

callie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-22-2005, 06:21 AM   #10
Master Chef
crewsk's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Columbia, SouthCarolina
Posts: 9,368
Send a message via MSN to crewsk
It's great to have you here Schadenfreude!

"Treat everyone with politeness,even those who are rude to you - not because they are nice, but because you are."
crewsk is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:31 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.