born in the united states, grew up in southeast asia. love cooking and eating, not so much on the cleaning afterward.
My favorite things to cook
soups and stews, casseroles
My favorite family cooking traditions
dutch potato salad, croquettes on christmas eve, rock cornish game hens instead of turkey
My cooking triumphs
figuring out a friends "top secret" poppy seed bundt cake recipe
My cooking tragedies
anything that my husband describes as "it's palatable"