BB Thompson


Before we became so enamored of radio, TV, and the Internet, people in the US had real regional accents. I was strongly reminded of that while watching Gordon Ramsey: Uncharted on cooking in south Louisiana. Twenty years ago he wouldn’t have easily understood the English spoken at the end of the toe of Louisiana. Forty years ago it might have been incomprehensible. In the late 1970’s I listened to Cajun radio stations… Read More

Flickering Lamps

History with its flickering lamp stumbles along the trail of the past...

To Di For Bakery

Baking at the intersection of art & science

Sonya's Stuff

Mostly Books

Cooking Without Limits

Food Photography & Recipes

Bread Machine Baking

Bread machine recipes including loaves, doughs, cakes and breads.


Age is an Attitude, Keep Yours Young

The Alchemist's Studio

Raku pottery, vases, and gifts

That’s Not My Age

the grown-up guide to great style — edited by Alyson Walsh