"This is my invariable advice to people: Learn how to cook, try new recipes, learn from your mistakes, be fearless, and above all have fun." - Julia Child
Have you ever had a colossal failure in the kitchen? I have had many...but two come to mind first.
When I was a teenager, my mom asked if I could make meatloaf for dinner. Sure. The recipe called for one cup of chicken bouillon. I had no idea what that was. I looked in the pantry and found a little glass jar that said chicken bouillon cubes.