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Recent content by SusanK

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    How do you do it all when you work full time.

    I have a full time job (7:30 - 3:30), a 9 year old daughter, a husband and a house and am having trouble fitting all of my obligations into a 24 hour day :confused: . I am also new to Pampered Chef (started in June). Just looking for some advice as to whether or how you can fit it all in and...
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    Southwestern Cobb Salad

    I posted the thread about the 7 layer taco salad. I am wondering if I did not remember correctly and she said Southwester Cobb Salad. Does anyone have this recipe? Please advise. Any help will be appreciated.
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    7 Layer Taco Salad

    I was listening to the CD "How to Make Your Kitchen Show Sparkle" and the person on the CD said that the 7 layer taco salad was good and used a lot of products. I haven't been able to find it, any ideas? Please advise. Much appreciated.
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    Host Coaching Looking for advice on host coaching.

    How does one go about host coaching for a catalog show - is it pretty much the same as a live show? I did use the flyer re: catalog shows which I got on this site, but not sure where to go from there. Any advice will be appreciated. Thanks!
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    Phyllo Dough Tip

    The recipe in the Season's Best cookbook says to re-wrap the phyllo dough in plastic to keep it moist in between putting together each banana bundle -- I make baklava quite frequently and I have always put a damp towell over the phyllo dough, it takes less time than re-wraping and keeps/adds...
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    Chocolate Silk Mousse in Crispy Shells Tip

    Has anyone tried the Chocolate Mousse Recipe with real whipped cream? I am going to try it, but I thought I would throw that out as an option if someone doesn't like the Cool Whip idea. Let me know.
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    Theme Show Christmas Cookie Theme/Swap

    Someone posted a Christmas Cookie Themed show a few months ago -- they used sugar cookie dough and showed how many different types of cookies you could make w/ added ingredients - like peanut butter. Also, does anyone have a flyer re: this? Also looking for an Apple Themed Flyer and a How To...
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    Theme Show Apple Themed Party

    Does anyone have an Apple themed show flyer or a fall theme show flyer that I could see so I am not reinventing the wheel? Not sure if this is o.k. to ask, but I thought I would try it. I want do an apple show with microwave apple crumble and apple pizza in one of the Pampered Chef cookbooks...
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    Checking Account

    What type of checking account do you have. My bank set me up with a business account and I am a little uncomfortable with it. All I want is a checking account with overdraft protection in case any customer's don't clear by the time I submit the show. Does having a business account change...
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    Looking for a Recipe

    Thanks so much, I really appreciate it.
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    Looking for a Recipe

    My Director was telling me about a braid bread that you can make with apples. If anyone has that I would appreciate it -- I would like to do an apple themed show in September. Thanks.
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    Bookings Is anyone else having problems booking July?

    I am having a really hard time with July -- August and September look promising. You have to remember that 4th of July hits on Monday and a lot of people take vacation that whole week. Also, we are on vacation the last week, so I couldn't schedule anything then. I also turned my open house...
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    Bookings Dissappointing show

    I can relate I had my first show this weekend at my sister's house. She had 10 people confirmed on Friday night and only 3 showed up. It was 96 degrees outside with no air conditioning and everyone canceled at the last minute. It actually was better for me as I felt kind of off all day -- on...
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    How do you know if a Kiwi is ripe or not?

    That's a good idea. I am only using the kiwi to demonstrate the avocado peeler and egg slicer. I just want to make sure that the wires of the egg slicer get through the kiwi. Thanks for your help.
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    Looking for Tips on Organization

    That's great. Thanks for your help. I'm a little ADD, hence my need for organizational tips.