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In the Pandemic, Cooking Connected Me to My Ancestors

I could almost sense them beside me, as if the spattered index cards they’d left behind had come to life.


For Elizabeth, who is like someone from Warsaw

I am not alone

Who could ask for anything more?

The Secret Seven

Photograph courtesy of author

Serves 8

$4.50 per pot; 56 cents per serving*

This story was supported by the Economic Hardship Reporting Project.