Tag Archives: Fourth of July

Berry Cobbler

For something like 40 years, my grandparents hosted a neighborhood barbecue on the Fourth of July. The party was a multi-generational affair, with gangs of little kids running around, and my father or an uncle manning the grill. There’d be … Continue reading

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Eva’s Peanut Butter Cookies

My grandmother Eva was a schoolteacher for decades in rural Ohio, but she was perhaps better known around town for her baking.  (It was a tiny little township, and everybody knew everybody, for good or for otherwise.) Over the years … Continue reading

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