Taught Me to Cook
mother didn't know how to cook when she
got married because my grandmother never
allowed her to stay in the kitchen when
she was cooking. My mother decided to
teach me to cook so I wouldn't have the
Travecedo from Colombia
have never taken cooking classes. I learned cooking
from my mother because she was really interested in
teaching me how to cook.
main reason for this was because when my mother got
married, she didn't know how to cook anything, not
even an egg. My grandmother never allowed her to
stay in the kitchen when she was cooking.
mother did not start to cook until she was 25 years
old In the beginning, it was very hard for her.
Therefore, she had to take cooking classes to
prepare our meals.
having that experience, she decided to teach me how
to cook because she didn't want me to have the same
remember when I was seven years old, and my mother
was cooking, I was with her in the kitchen enjoying
cooking. I always helped her. Sometimes we prepared
meals that my mother already knew how to make, and
sometimes we prepared them from recipes.
I am really thankful for that experience because I
don't need help to cook a meal. I can cook for me
alone or for a group of people; it doesn't
will do the same with my children because I don't
want them to have the same experience as my mother.
If one day I am not with them, I want to be sure
that they can carry on their lives without
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