Category Archives: Nostalgia

Late summer

On a summer evening some years ago, two of the South’s most celebrated writers, William Faulkner and Katherine Anne Porter, were dining together at a plush restaurant in Paris. Everything had been laid out to perfection; a splendid meal had … Continue reading

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RIP, EBO man

Easy-Bake Oven Inventor Ronald Howes Dies at 83 | Serious Eats. The original was the ONLY one to have. I can still taste those very peculiar light-bulb-baked cakes. It was fabulous. Thanks, Mom and Dad! and Mr. EBO, of course, … Continue reading

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