My mother was a great cook but her idea of teaching me to cook was to give me a copy of Meta Given’s, Modern Encyclopedia of Cooking and as a backup, A Joy of Cooking! Mother didn’t share her recipes with anyone but me. I’ve printed most of them in my cookbooks, labeled “Mother’s” recipes (to the delight of the people she wouldn’t share them with!)
Fifty-nine years ago I married a man who loves to eat and we produced
six children who also loved to eat! In 1972, when times were tough, I needed to help with the family income, so I did what I
knew best…cook & bake! I took the
Each month on this website, you’ll find recipes tested by the man who still loves to eat! I’ll be happy to feature some of your recipes too. Also, if there’s a special recipe in your past that you’ve lost track of, I’ll try & find it for you, just e-mail me.
Of the seven cookbooks I have self-published, some are out-of-print, but you’ll find two of the most recent on the site. If you’d like a copy of Mother’s “secret” recipes, you’ll find them in these two books.
Again, a warm welcome to my website. I'm glad you found it and hope you will visit often.