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Raspberry muffins: Dessert or breakfast?

I went grocery shopping and something amazing happened. Raspberries were $1.50 per pint. Tell me you are not jealous! I bought four pints because I will never find berries that cheap unless I am growing them in my yard. 297 more words

Cooking And Baking

The World's Outstanding Women (WOW): Fannie Farmer

Throughout history women have made their mark in a wide variety of ways.  Each Saturday I plan to highlight one of these remarkable women.  There will be no limit to the areas of history that I may include; however as a guide I will look to the month of their birth, the month of their death or the month associated with their mark in history when I select them.  866 more words


Hooker, Oklahoma

Hooker United Methodist Church (one of many Methodist churches along the corridors across lone highways of mid-Western America) is a beige-bricked building not far from Hooker Elementary (where bikes for them… 958 more words

A Cockeyed Look at Chicken History

Marion Nicholson’s Fannie Farmer Cookbook, 1912…

Chicken was a relatively expensive meat in the 1910 era, available only half the year. (A 1895 bill shows a whole 4 1/2 pound chicken bought for 45 cents. 1,009 more words

1910 Women