married with three boys--all grown and out of the house. Moved to Florida to get warm.
My favorite things to cook
ethnic recipes--I love cooking and eating new things
My favorite family cooking traditions
Big meals. Holidays are the best.
My cooking triumphs
I am a field editor for Taste of Home magazine. I have entered and even won a few cooking and recipe contests
My cooking tragedies
I once lost an entire wedding cake as the layers slid apart from the heat. We saved two layers, but one landed on the floor!