Why I want to be mentor in this category: I love to cook!
What inspires me in this category: I love to bake. There is something about a good dessert that brings a smile to even the saddest of faces.
Experience: I have baked goods for many years for non-profit organizations, and I come from a large family and have six grown children of my own. I have always cooked from scratch and have been told I am very good. I am the go-to person in my group of friends, when it comes to cooking, and I would like to be yours.
Biggest Lesson Learned: Treat biscuits gently, and they will reward you with goodness.
Books, classes, teachers that have helped me: One of my favorite cookbooks is called "Make Your Own Groceries". sadly the book was stolen from me and I no longer know who wrote the book.
Education, Awards, Pro Experience: I made custom ordered wedding cakes for 30 years before retiring.
Butter burns easily, melting in the microwave can save a lot of heartache.