Middle aged, married, professional mom of food obsessed teens.
My favorite things to cook
Soups of all kinds, classic French cuisine, canning (jams, preserves, pickles), Italian, Mexican
My favorite family cooking traditions
Traditional Thanksgiving, Cajun Gumbo on Xmas Eve, Sunday brunch, Taco night
My cooking triumphs
Julia Child's Boeuf Bourguignon, Roast Turkey, Pasta Pomodoro with Homegrown Tomatoes and Basil, Gumbo (known in the family as the Gumbo Queen), Cream Scones, too many soups to mention
My cooking tragedies
Peach Coconut Cake (aka mush), Pear Butter.