I am a retired Home Economics teacher, have 4 grown children,15 grandkids,8 great grandkids. Love to sew and make quilts, clothing & collect old sewing machines. I garden when possible, even during drought times.
My favorite things to cook
Sourdough bread recipes, slow cooker dinners and soups and stews. I make homemade soap occasionally.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Grandmother's Lady Baltimore cake but have lost the recipe.And Mother's McCalls Cookbook fruit cake. It is legendary.
My cooking triumphs
Homecanned spaghetti sauce made during a bumper crop of tomatoes in North Carolina one summer.