I like cooking because it gives me a great sense of accomplishment when I can provide a tasty meal for my family and friends. I think just about anyone can cook if they wanted to. It just takes practice.
My favorite things to cook
grilled steaks, pork chops, roasted potatoes, spaghetti with meatballs, pies/crisp/cobblers...
My favorite family cooking traditions
My cooking triumphs
Successfully made crusty bread following instructions from Breadtopia.com for "no knead bread". Jagerschnitzel - it's just yummy.
My cooking tragedies
Homemade pizza, I just can't seem to get it right.