Category: slave gardens

Interpreting African American Foodways: Guest post 0

Interpreting African American Foodways: Guest post

Cross posting today from this entry at Afroculinaria. Thank you Michael Twitty for allowing me to cross post and thanks to Harold Caldwell for this amazing and wonderful piece.    One of the things...

Visiting the Revolutionary City 2

Visiting the Revolutionary City

So a few weeks ago I finally had the chance to visit Colonial Williamsburg…about 23 years after my last visit. I loved it then as a child, but remembered “pottery” more than anything, and...

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

Oh My Gourd! 0

Oh My Gourd!

So we’re back! Finally I have settled into life down here in Florida, my child is in daycare and has started going back to bed before 8pm. Getting a toddler adjusted to a new...

Live from the plantation! 2

Live from the plantation!

So I’m doing something a little different today, I’m blogging while I’m at work. Clearly this means that I am not out on site but in the office. I just had some thoughts and...

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