I was born in North Carolina. I was raised a Army brat. I am retired from the legal profession. I am married to John I. Lake Jr and we have a small dog named Ruby. I also love to do all crafts.
My favorite things to cook
Lasagna, comfort foods, deserts, and homemade breads
My favorite family cooking traditions
When I was a child my mother and I would set one day a week apart from the rest to have " bread day" that was the day that we would prepare our rolls, loaf breads, muffins, popovers, and more and then freeze them for later use.
My cooking triumphs
My chili, blueberry almond yogurt bread
My cooking tragedies
Chicken and rice casserole