My favorite things to cook
I started baking solo at age 5, my specialty being fresh, made from scratch biscuits. Now, I am known for my cookies (all kinds) and waffles/pancakes.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Every Thanksgiving, the whole family would fly out to Denver, Colorado where my grandparents live for part of the year. With the cooking channel on and the whole family in the gourmet kitchen, we would begin to make the whole meal that was being made on TV. It was quite the production!
My cooking tragedies
When making icing for my dad's birthday cake, due to bad instructions, I used granulated sugar instead of powdered sugar. We ended up with a huge tube of butter-sugar, which we ended up using over a period of 5 months in cookies, etc...