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Books by Patty Pinner
Here is: Sweets: Soul Food Desserts and Memories
And here is:
SWEETY PIES: A Collection of Uncommon Pies and Womanish
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03/01/2007 Sent by Patty Pinner
Response To Jess From Australia's Comment
In response to
Jess from Australia's comment -- there's more to life than family and marriage and your whole life revolving around the house -- I'd like to know WHAT is more important than family and marriage and home? It certainly can't be "the job" where you can be replaced in the blink of an eye; where six months after you retire nobody remembers your name or what you did for the company.
It's just so sad that many "modern" women do not get it…there's power and art and skill in housekeeping -- and for many of us, joy. Many women who "keep house" are just as educated, savvy, and cultured, as those who don't. If the truth be told, I've met as many shallow and un-interesting women standing in the water cooler line at work, as I've met standing over a pot of soup in the kitchen. Just because you leave the house every morning, that doesn't make you a brighter woman.
Patty Pinner is the Author of:
- SWEETS: Soul Food Desserts and Memories (Ten Speed Press, 2003, 2006)
- SWEETY PIES: A Collection of Uncommon Pies and Womanish Observations,
(Taunton Press, Fall of 2007)
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Gorgeous Pink Cake
I had to track down a larger image so I could get a look at that CAKE!!!