I truly despise the phrase “everything is better with…” Most people attach bacon to the end of that phrase, but I have seen egg lately. These are probably the same people who would attach doughnut or cupcake as well. I am not a believer that there is one thing that makes everything better.
Let me rephrase, I don’t believe that there is one food makes all other foods better, even salt. However, recently my older daughter, Rosemary, who turned 3 yesterday, has grown to a point where she is capable of helping in the kitchen and, on top of being capable, she is very willing. Cooking with her makes everything better. Each morning, we get up and make oatmeal together – oatmeal, dried fruit, cinnamon, and some seeds and nuts. No oatmeal has tasted so good as the oatmeal that we make together. She recently assisted in making her own 3-tiered cake. Continue reading