A journey of my mental illness and how it affects my family.
Tuesday, May 24, 2011
Affirmation Day 23
Fervet olla, vivit amicitia: While the pot boils, friendship endures. (Meaning the man who gives good dinners has plenty of friends). Latin Proverb
I do believe I am an excellent cook. That is when I put my heart and soul into it. Sadly I don't get many occasions to put my heart and soul into it. I like to cook with fresh and sometimes exotic ingredients. When I do get the chance to, it is sublime.
The following pics are the fabulous Christmas spread I did a couple of years ago.
When I cook like this, I need my kids as far from the kitchen as possible. I need to know they are entertained and not fighting. When I cook like this I immerse myself completely and need total concentration. But, boy I love it when I get the chance.