Peckish Sister's Profile

From: Central, FL USA

Joined: December 11th, 2010

About me: I have always liked to cook, particularly breads, fruits, vegetables, vegetarian, poultry and lamb dishes. After marriage we cooked together progressively more difficult dishes with him doing the meat, grilling and frying, and I did the "dough" and the same type of things I had before. After children we started cooking more simply. After discovering the cause of my frequent migraines was an evolving long list of chemicals and odd ingredients, I began getting back to cooking from basic ingredients, and found I could be well again. I also try to cooking from what I can get in season at the ever present fruit and vegetable stands.

Favorite cookbook: America's Test Kitchen / Cooks Illustrated Books


Latest review:

July 24th, 2018

Chicken in Riesling with Grapes from Crockery Cookbook/over 120 Delicious Recipes for Your Crock-Pot Slow Cooker (Sunset Cookery Books)

I used slightly larger amounts than listed on the recipe to go with the package sizes of what I purchased. I don't do well with sulfites in wine and cherries were in season so instead used cherry juice... read more >


recipe reviews (451)
book reviews (18)
useful review votes (418)

Peckish Sister's Photos


Total photos uploaded: 175

Corn and Vegetable Gratin with Cumin

Uploaded: 27th October, 2012

Sauteed Summer Squash with Red Bell Pepper

Uploaded: 27th October, 2012

Barley Soup with Mushrooms and Kale

Uploaded: 27th October, 2012

Morning Couscous with Oranges and Dates

Uploaded: 27th October, 2012

Buttermilk Brownies

Uploaded: 27th October, 2012

Molasses Ginger Bars

Uploaded: 27th October, 2012

Sesame-Grain Bread

Uploaded: 27th October, 2012

Orange-Date Muffins

Uploaded: 27th October, 2012

Soft Black Bean Tacos

Uploaded: 16th October, 2012

Huevos Motulenos

Uploaded: 16th October, 2012

Huevos Rancheros

Uploaded: 16th October, 2012

Salsa Ranchera

Uploaded: 16th October, 2012

Free-Form Apple Tart (Apple Galette)

Uploaded: 16th October, 2012

Dessert Galette Pastry

Uploaded: 14th October, 2012

Broccoli and Potato Frittata

Uploaded: 14th October, 2012

Broccoli and Potato Frittata

Uploaded: 14th October, 2012

Veracruz-Style Beans and Rice

Uploaded: 14th October, 2012

Fresh Goat Cheese and Olive Calzone Filling

Uploaded: 29th September, 2012

Calzones

Uploaded: 29th September, 2012

Swedish Limpa

Uploaded: 29th September, 2012

Alsatian Apple Cake

Uploaded: 29th September, 2012

Green Pipian

Uploaded: 29th September, 2012

Wild Rice and Broccoli Salad

Uploaded: 29th September, 2012

Yeasted Indian Flatbread (Naan)

Uploaded: 27th September, 2012

Buttermilk Drop Scones

Uploaded: 27th September, 2012

Buttermilk Drop Scones

Uploaded: 27th September, 2012

Couscous Tabouleh

Uploaded: 25th September, 2012

Pasta with Sugar Snap Peas and Cottage Cheese Pesto

Uploaded: 23rd September, 2012

French-Style Grated Carrots in a Low-Fat Vinaigrette

Uploaded: 23rd September, 2012

Buckwheat Cake

Uploaded: 23rd September, 2012

Buckwheat Cake

Uploaded: 23rd September, 2012

Lentil Minestrone with Greens

Uploaded: 23rd September, 2012

Tomato, feta and arugula salad

Uploaded: 22nd September, 2012

Arugula, Pear and Walnut Salad

Uploaded: 20th September, 2012

Apple Clafoutis

Uploaded: 20th September, 2012

Cumin and Cornmeal Bread

Uploaded: 19th September, 2012

Christine’s Creamy Cucumber Salad

Uploaded: 19th September, 2012

Tri-Level Brownies

Uploaded: 18th September, 2012

Warm Potato and Goat Cheese Salad

Uploaded: 17th September, 2012

Warm Potato and Goat Cheese Salad

Uploaded: 17th September, 2012

Pear Clafoutis

Uploaded: 17th September, 2012

Lentil Soup with Goat Cheese Garnish

Uploaded: 17th September, 2012

Stuffed hard Cooked Eggs

Uploaded: 17th September, 2012

Cherry Clafouti

Uploaded: 17th September, 2012

Easy Polenta

Uploaded: 17th September, 2012

Doctor’s Baiana

Uploaded: 17th September, 2012

Stuffed Date Bars

Uploaded: 9th September, 2012

Stuffed Date Bars

Uploaded: 9th September, 2012

Stuffed Date Bars

Uploaded: 9th September, 2012

Raspberry Cheese Coffee Cake

Uploaded: 9th September, 2012