I am an insurance broker by trade, and have 7 kids, 4 steps and 3 of my own.
My favorite things to cook
No particular favorite, but love spending the day in my kitchen, cooking soups, stews, anything that takes a lot of time and affection to perfect.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Big New Years Eve dinner, and cheatin' chinese for boxing day.
My cooking triumphs
Rice balls, big hit at function last summer. South African lamb recipe I got from a friend. Absolutely wonderful. I have always hated lamb, the only thing I wouldn't eat. Am now a convert.
My cooking tragedies
burnt baked beans. uuugggg.!