Your mom didn't trust you with her cookbook?
It was my mom's way of trying to bond with my wife and welcome her to the family. Besides, my mother was stubbornly stuck in the 1930's where the wife was supposed to cook for her husband. That all changed later on and my mom swung 180 in her thinking.
Peter L. Berghold -- Unix Professional
Peter -at- Berghold -dot- Net; Blog: http://blog.berghold.net Warning: No political correctness allowed.