Sunday Dinner: The Origin & Importance of Sunday dinner in African American Culture.

One of the most core memories of my childhood was Sunday Dinner. No matter what was going on throughout the week, or where I was on Sunday, I remember my mother & my grandmother always making Sunday dinner. If we went to church with grandma, she always got us home in time for her toRead more

“The Undesirable Parts” – myth & facts of the African American Relationship with Whole Animal Parts

We have long associated the delicacies of our cuisine with the horrible conditions our enslaved ancestors were forced to endure. When we think about oxtails, pig feet, ears, snouts, tongues, gizzards, kidneys, chitterlings & animal heads, we often think that our ancestors were forced to use what was consider the scraps to europeans enslavers andRead more