I freelance as a database programmer and have been a senior programmer for varying companies in California. I enjoy the freedom and independence and lets me be close to home and enjoy my love of cuisine.
My favorite things to cook
I enjoy cooking anything from scratch, new recipes and age-old recipes.
My favorite family cooking traditions
great grandmother's chicken and dumplings, grandmother's carrot cake.. making my own pasta.
My cooking triumphs
My mother had all the cooking triumphs; she was a Nestle, Pilsbury and County fair winner across the board. I miss her very much.
My cooking tragedies
mistake chocolate chip cookies. My husband adores the recipe. He says my mistakes taste good!