Friday, April 6, 2012

And Then I Got All Cocky

And Then I Got All Cocky...
Anyone who knows me knows that I love to cook and that I am pretty good at it (even if I do say so myself).  There have been a lot of changes in our family traditions with each holiday that has passed since my dad died one year ago.  For example, on Thanksgiving, I decided instead of going to dinner at my parents house, like we always used to do, that I would have my mom over to my house and cook a turkey.  It was the first time I cooked a turkey on my own and it turned out delicious!  
With Easter just around the corner, and my grandmother here from out of town for a visit, my mom was very stressed out trying to get everything spruced up and planning out Easter dinner.  So, tonight I told her not to worry, that we could do Easter dinner at my house.  I could handle everything.  Since I cooked a turkey, apparently now I think I can cook anything.  Um, I have no idea how to cook a ham!  What am I getting myself into?!
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Madhu Mathi said...

Wow..that must be delicious :) ! Happy Easter :)

Jennifer - Treading Water in the Kiddie Pool said...

Ha! I just cackled out loud when I scrolled down and saw the picture of the pig!

ReadyOrNot said...

I know, Jennifer! He is looking at me like, "just go ahead and try to cook me, baby!"

Ron. said...

Hey, just boil a dozen eggs. Get the ham at the deli. That's how I do it.

Margie said...

If you mastered a turkey - a ham is nothing! You'll rock.

Jenelle said... the picture of the pig. Good Luck with Easter Dinner I am sure it will delicious.

Thanks for stopping by and linking up to the Weekend Inspiration Blog Hop.

Josie Two Shoes said...

Cute post, made me smile. You're a good daughter! If you did great with the turkey, you'll do fine with the ham, it's hard to mess it up, just don't overcook it! Happy Easter, have a beautiful day!

Lisa Weidknecht said...

Thank you for linking up with the Planet Weidknecht Easter Weekend Hop!

djwashingtonson said...

Happy Easter Weekend!
love your blog, followed via GFC from the Easter Weekend Blog hop.
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