Food Facts & Lore

Pizza Pizza

October is a perfect month. Why, you ask? October is National cookie month, dessert month, popcorn popping month, pasta month, country ham month and, drum roll please, National Pizza month. What’s more, if it were not for America, there might not be any tomato sauce or tomatoes on modern pizza. Portuguese and Spanish explorers brought… Continue reading Pizza Pizza

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Pepōn, Pumpion, Pumpkins

The summer of 2018 may be remembered as the summer that never ended, except that it did. Temperatures soared here in Vermont and we thought we’d be wearing shorts and tank tops through October. And yet, nature follows its own mysterious schedule and manages to line things up just as they should be, it seems.… Continue reading Pepōn, Pumpion, Pumpkins

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12 Songs With Food Titles

Catching lunch to the sound of bagpipes at the New Hampshire Highland Games when a nearby venue errupted into ancient songs boasting of great battles, with a touch of pillaging and whiskey drinking thrown in the mix. What thoughts cross the mind in such instances? Well, if you happen to have an article due on… Continue reading 12 Songs With Food Titles