Wife and mother of three. Recently promoted myself to Executive Vice President of my home (smile) after spending 15 years in the back offices of oil and gas trading shops.
My favorite things to cook
Gumbo, smothered anything, pecan pralines, lemon pound cake.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Being a Louisiana girl, my family has rich cooking traditions including gumbo, succotash, crawfish bisque, étouffée, and many desserts. My favorite chef - Justin Wilson.
My cooking triumphs
I have conquered my trinity of cooking challenges: rice, pancakes and chiffon cakes.
My cooking tragedies
The failed mother-in-law's birthday cake tragedy. Need I say more?