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Healthy Eating Redux

First let me say, my mother was a superior cook. Every night she¬†cooked a family meal and we all gathered around the kitchen table eating and talking. Many of our family favorites were from the Southern cooking¬†repertoire she learned from … Continue reading

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Banana Nut Bread with a Story

Or, how I got my Fannie Farmer Cookbook (1969 edition) In 1966, during my sophomore year at college, I was invited to participate in the work-study program. I was paired with the new sociology professor, Dr. Bullion-yes, like the cube. … Continue reading

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Real Homemade Ice Cream

This afternoon, on the way home, I drove past a Marble Slab Creamery. The neon sign was blinking “Homemade Ice Cream.” I don’t bloody think so. Homemade ice cream is made like this… Continue reading

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