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Chicken Gumbo Soup Recipe

I prepared chicken stock using a recipe found in The Fannie Farmer Cookbook, giving me cooked chicken and chicken stock. I decided to make chicken gumbo soup. 229 more words

Sandra Merville Hart

The Gilded Age Woman Who Put the Original "Joy" in American Cooking

In the days where many average home cooks rely heavily on cook book recipes and Youtube tutorials, one shudders to think there existed a time without them. 1,174 more words

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John Edgar Linton's 1918 Candling Certificate

Well this is one for the record books – in all the old documents and pieces of paper saved by my great-grandmother, Frances Barber Linton Montgomery, I would never have thought about finding a candling certificate in the bunch!  234 more words

Family Stories

ON THIS DAY: March 23, 2017

March 23rd is

Chip and Dip Day

National Puppy Day *

National Chia Day

OK Day

World Meteorological Day *

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Chocolate Chip Cookies

Makes about 80 cookies

16 tablespoons (2 sticks or 1 cup) butter, softened
3/4 Cup granulated sugar
3/4 cup dark-brown sugar
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract… 233 more words


ON THIS DAY: January 7, 2017

January 7th is

Bobblehead Day *

Harlem Globetrotters Day *

Tempura Day

Old Rock Day


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Expat Feasts in Athens on the Eve of the Balkan Wars

“Maybe I asked you before, but will you save all my letters, dear, for I may want to use some of the material in them” Zillah Pierce Dinsmoor (1886-1960) reminded her mother a month after her arrival in Greece (Oct. 2,808 more words

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