My last couple of posts have been on fairly serious issues… so for this week, I’ll take a break from the news and discuss a pretty uncontroversial skill I believe teens need to learn.
Some teens love cooking. The first cooking project I took on was bread, because I liked hot bread and had a copy of “The Joy of Cooking“. After tasting homemade bread for the first time, I was sold. By my senior year, I was cooking some family meals and having a great time experimenting with different ethnic cuisines.
Some teens aren’t interested in cooking. They’re quite happy to rely on you or someone else to cook. If there’s nobody around, they might make a peanut butter sandwich or microwave a frozen pizza. Read full post »