When you are new to the world of tins and pans, handling spatulas and balloon whisks, herbs or spices, any recipe can seem daunting and challenging, but cooking is just a matter of practice. That is why, Linda Lawrence is on a mission to teach novices of all ages culinary techniques with inspirational recipes that are simple to make. Yes! You Can Cook. A Guide For The Absolute Beginner is a collection of everyday dishes, which require easily available ingredients and a handful of essential tools.
Linda also provides tips and advice for reducing food waste, saving money on kitchen equipment and making cooking an enjoyable experience. With step-by-step instructions and her wise guidance, you will be able to build your personal cook’s compendium that will really impress your guests.
Linda Lawrence was born in Bingley, West Yorkshire where she grew up and attended the local Grammar School. As the mother of four sons on a tight budget, Linda learned many of her cooking skills from her Yorkshire granny. Now living in Gloucestershire with her husband, Linda has become ‘my Yorkshire granny’ to her grandchildren.