Food and cooking are so much of the SR event experiences. Here's a piece on the creation of a new food history website. Medieval cookbook in latin? A 1790 recipe for almond cheesecake? Read how Barbara Ketcham Wheaton compiled her 130,000-item database at Harvard’s Schlesinger Library, and from the personal library of her neighbor, Julia Child. From paper to digital, now at https://thesifter.org/.
What hope can one hold in the midst of COVID and Fire? Maya Khosla's movie offers insight:
What better time to spiff up the Sitting Room building? We have a new roof and HVAC system. Here are some plans:
--New wall paint
--Make step down from the kitchen safer
--Remove piano and replace with bookcase/display area
If you have suggestions, please send them to JJ Wilson: email@example.com