Holly Willoughby reveals how the disastrous first meeting with her mother-in-law left a bitter taste

This Morning star Holly Willoughby has revealed a really embarrassing story of how she first met her husband’s mum with a massive cooking fail.

Recounting the tale on Instagram, she said she wanted to cook Dan Baldwin’s mum an aromatic potato dish flavoured with freshly picked rosemary.

…But it wasn’t until they all took a mouthful that they realised Holly had actually cooked with lavender. Yum.

But her confession, all in aid of promoting ITV’s reality show Meet The Parents, prompted fans to share even more horrific stories of their own.

One follower admitted to throwing up all over her boyfriend to avoid making a mess of the back of the in-laws’ 4×4.

Another shared a less-that-traditional “childhood sweethearts” tale by revealing her mum-in-law-to-be caught the pair of them in her bed while they were bunking off school.

But the best one has to be the brave person who confessed to calling their boyfriend’s dad a “hero” as he helped them get up the stairs after a drunken evening out. While in his pants. Ooft.

Now we really can’t wait for Saturday’s show!

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