My style is completely opposite. I never use a recipe. I enjoy creating something out of food.
He always uses a recipe, at least the first few times he makes something. He will practice over and over again to make sure he gets it exactly right. His famous Buckwheat Pancakes are truly amazing because of this character trait.
Our little Grace-girl loves to help. Most kids get excited about the same things as their parents. We have lots of fun together.
When things go well in our kitchen, it is when we all work together. The girl helps. I get to decorate the cake. We all enjoy sharing it with friends. Here is some fruit of our kitchen labor.