I am a newlywed who loves to cook! I love to find new recipes and make them my own. It is impossible for me to follow a recipe exactly as written. Unless, of course, I am baking (even then I usually change up some of the "optional" ingredients.
My favorite things to cook
Whatever is in my fridge.
My favorite family cooking traditions
As my Grandma always says, "There is always room for another person at the table; throw another potato on the fire!"
Everyone is invited to share in the family meal, not all family shares blood, but they do share love.
My cooking triumphs
Anytime my husband and I cook together. When we first got together, the only thing he knew how to make was mac n cheese (from the box). Now one of our favorite things to do is try new recipes, and enjoy our success together!
My cooking tragedies
I like to think of them as learning opportunities