As a Navy kid whose family settled north of Seattle, Eva Wolf loves to cook and recalls “being my Dad’s sous chef” growing up. “I heard about St. Johns Food Share from my neighbors across the street, who would sometimes bring us excess fruit, veggies, and bread they couldn’t get through,” Eva says. “I had […]
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One summer day in 2015, a dear friend of Dana Clearwood’s shared a pastry with her. Neither of them could afford it, and it was quite a treat. By this time, Dana had been disabled for seven years after a long, colorful career in nursing. “Most of those years I was in social isolation, unable […]
Dorothy Shattuck grew up in Wisconsin. She was raised in a family that worked hard to put healthy food on the table. Her mother died when she was very young; her grandparents stepped in to help. They grew a garden. They raised chickens and cows. Her father and brother hunted rabbits and other game, and […]
This is a delicious, thrifty, all-season soup from popular food and nutrition columnist Jane Brody. We like it because it is low in cholesterol, high in dietary fiber and vitamins A and C. It is simple to substitute vegetable broth for chicken broth if desired. You can also omit the wine. We love the grated […]
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