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Who is a better cook?

You are your mother in law? Tell the truth!

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emilysmom1966

Asked by emilysmom1966 at 7:47 PM on Jan. 7, 2011 in Just for Fun

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  • hands down i am
    angevil53

    Answer by angevil53 at 7:48 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • While I am an excellent cook my 1st MIL was awesome, my 2nd MIL wasn't bad either just different then what I was used to but she taught me some things before she died
    Moms_Angels1960

    Answer by Moms_Angels1960 at 7:49 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • My MIL has passed away, but she was NOT a good cook. My husband and his sibs were born in a an "eat to live" family. I was raised in a home where 4/5 are excellent cooks and my mom has wonderful baking skills....we live to eat!

    Sisteract

    Answer by Sisteract at 7:51 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • I've been with my husband for 7 years and I have never tasted her cooking so I'm sure its me.
    aheuszel

    Answer by aheuszel at 7:52 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • My SO tells I am. But I've never tried my MIL's food. So God knows:P
    adriennfaklya

    Answer by adriennfaklya at 7:58 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • I honestly don't know. I've only eaten at her house a few Thanksgivings and Christmases. And I'm not sure what she made, what her mother made, or what was brought. I say we're probably about the same. DH said she wasn't the cook growing up, his daddy was.
    HaydensMama07

    Answer by HaydensMama07 at 8:37 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • My MIL was a WONDERFUL cook. She just had the knack and the patience to cook the best meals. She died 2 years ago yesterday. My FIL died this past March. My oldest son requested his grandma's cook book that had some of her best recipes written on the inside cover in her handwriting. He loves to cook like she did.
    jesse123456

    Answer by jesse123456 at 8:59 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • She can cook a larger varity of foods that I haven't even attempted. She is a very good cook as well.
    I think she outranks me. Only because she's been cooking longer and as stated has a bigger menu of things she can cook.
    I can hold my own though.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 9:02 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • My first MIL was a good cook. The last, well, I was better. I'm Okie, the boyfriend is Italian. I cook the southern, Oriental, Mexican, and he cooks the Italian. If you find someone better at something than you, learn from them. Watch them. It can be fun.
    Kimimale

    Answer by Kimimale at 9:04 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

  • My MIL has passed on, she was a good cook to her son (I guess thats all that matters)..I dont know that Im a better cook, I would say I cook healthier....But I sure do miss her greasy chicken...
    sam223

    Answer by sam223 at 9:05 PM on Jan. 7, 2011

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