Ruminations on a pot of beans. Why cookbooks are an essential resource in frugal homes.

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Cookboks provide a touchstone within our life and provides windows into the future as well.

I think it’s important if you’re going to write a cookbook, it should sound like you are talking — it should be things you actually believe, otherwise I’m not interested.Anthony Bourdain




People coming from different cultural backgrounds sharing seats at the table to dine, to laugh, to cook, to heal and most of all to share the stories of their unique journeys all over the world.

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Dean Jones is a Librarian, Cookbook Reviewer, and writer. Dean lives in the SF Bay Area with his lovely wife and their six kids.

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