Celebrate Juneteenth by listening to our elders and discover why a woman with a hatchet is the very model of a modern major homemaker.
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Someone needs a slice of apple pie to get back to sleep. Maybe you do, too.
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A valid excuse to bake a tart. Specifically Melktert, a milk tart from South Africa. Rather than perk you up, it'll make you feel that modern times…
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A love story begun in a cheesy tourist restaurant with a date that was meant to be a one-off but continued on for decades, the drink a barometer of a…
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Hildegard's Cookies of Joy. a prescription that'll see us through to spring!
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The place where all of life's joys, troubles, and mischief are dished out.
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Hildegard comes to the rescue of a dimwitted depressed person. It's not as dismal a read as it sounds.
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Saturday News Scraps Newsletter, V1/E11 An accounting, soul food coleslaw, and the great adventure begins. 
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Saturday at the supermarket, Girls on their own, and a lover's complaint. 
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Drunks and mashers and everybody else telling everyone else they're Irish the whole bloody day. A very complicated immigrant story.
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Which leads us to the history of how lemon meringue pie was invented in the Middle Ages. It's a damn good story.
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A view of the changing fortunes of a Philadelphia working class neighborhood of textile mills from the vantage point of a corner bar.
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