Category: Food with a story


Thanksgiving is one of only 10 federal holidays in the US. While some workers work holidays, the majority of workers can be thankful on Thanksgiving for a nice meal with their meals. This year, many businesses have announced they will not start Black Friday on […]

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Afton Atwood Nelson’s Shrimp Aspic I’ve got a favorite family recipe. And when I say “favorite,” I mean it’s not Thanksgiving for about half the family if we don’t have it, and Thanksgiving is ruined for the other half if we do. It’s called Shrimp […]

Returned Mormon missionaries recall the most stomach-turning, barf-inducing meals they ate in the quest for converts

There are few experiences that will make missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints drop to their knees. Prayer is surely one. The sight or smell of roasted squirrel or boiled sheepskin is often another. And plop a pig heart or cow […]