Category: foodways

Quick Update 0

Quick Update

I haven’t fallen off the face of the earth, just working on some things for my clients and getting that out the door! This month, I will be in Petersburg, VA at a program...

Are you checking for the Cooking Gene? 0

Are you checking for the Cooking Gene?

Hello everybody!!! Things have been very busy on this end. I am preparing to present in New York City next week as well as have a public lecture in Maryland at Historic St. Mary’s...

What’s Cooking? The Cooking Gene! 0

What’s Cooking? The Cooking Gene!

So I’ve been busy working on presentations and what not and my advisor and mentor, Dr. Karen Cox told me I should really check out Michael Twitty and see what he was all about....

A little something I’m working on…. 0

A little something I’m working on….

And something you’ll be hearing more about very VERY soon! (Like next week…this week, I’m in presentation prep mode) Please check out the link, and drop a line!!! Cooking Gene Team Member Nicole Moore

pictures of the slave garden 0

pictures of the slave garden

side view with the unfinished wattle fencing early dutch cabbage a view of the bush beans, cabbage, onions and tomatoes beans, squash and cabbage flipping dirt using nothing but a hoe. now that it’s...

Slave Cuisine 1

Slave Cuisine

I am looking for inspiration in the form of a meal that the slaves would have had. I have done the fatback and ho cakes, I have made turnip greens over the fire. I...

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