I am a Retired Minister due to Disability/Handicap/Illness. I have been extremely happily married since 1989 to the World's GREATEST HUSBAND! The sweetest man in the world! I am the volunteer Pastor, Volunteer Patient advocate & State Rep for a Volunteer Network of patients w/Chronic Pain Disease/disorder's called R.S.D./CRPS for the past 20 years with my husband who is the President .Due to his illness,with severe cognitive difficulties, he like myself has had to step aside from presidency. We both hope & pray to one day become active again.We love to help people and share Faith,Fellowship, Support & recipe's to help inspire people to forget pain in life.
My favorite things to cook
Chow Meine, Yellow Rice & Chicken, Swiss steak, Beef Wellington, Shrimp A Laking, Chicken A LA King A La Flourine, Tuna Tar Tar, Steak Diane/wMushroom sauce, Michael Angelo Salmon, Baby Ruth Turkey Loaf, Salmon Loaf, Smoked Honey Turkey, Chicken Huntrell/w Mushroom Butter and on & on....
My favorite family cooking traditions
GrandMother's Double Blue Ribbon French Caramel Apple Raisin Pie, Beef Wellington Sureme w/Suffed Mushrooms and Puffed Cream Potatoe's,Spiced Apple Cake w/ Candi Apple Icing glaze, Home made Banana & Wholewheat& white bread, basil zucchini bread, Spiced apple w/orange cake, German french chocolate cake w/pecan raisin icing
My cooking triumphs
Making my husband and family smile!
Winning a Blue Ribbon for my Grandmother's French Caramel Apple Raisin Pie, 2 nd place ribbon for Ex-Mother in Law Mabels Raisin Cream Pie, and First place for my SweetBread & Butter Pickels, Garlic Chip dill pickels, Kosher dill and Lemon Lime Pickels at the fair in 1981
My cooking tragedies
Watching my very first smoked turkey on the BBQ go up in smoke when I was first trying a recipe in 1985 on a gas grill for first time.
and many lil mishaps all through life cooking, but LEARNING!