I am know for my parties and love to cook for a crowd. Living in the Southwest now for 5 years so into Mexican in a big way. I love to bake, and am really starting to can some amazing Jalapeno Jelly.
My favorite things to cook
Canned jams and jellies...especially hot ones. Cakes and breads.
My favorite family cooking traditions
My Canadian grandmother was know for her breads, cookies and cinnamon bums....all from scratch. I have her recipes and use then often.
My cooking triumphs
I have some great party menus that have been very successful.