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[23 Jul 2010 | 8 Comments | 1,480 views]
Paula H: Questions on Your Life in Food

Since Sylvia’s “life in food” kind of left off with Paula’s birth, it seemed to make sense to move to Paula’s stories next. Like the sweet and selfless mother that she is, when I asked her for old photos, she sent LOTS of her son Adam, but few of herself.
Paula H. – Born in 1948 (Sylvia‘s daughter, Lenny‘s wife,¬†Adam‘s mother)
If you were given a dollar to buy treats when you were a kid, what would you buy?
Don’t remember being given a dollar to buy treats, but if I did, …

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[22 Jul 2010 | 2 Comments | 1,710 views]
Sylvia O: Questions on Your Life in Food

As you may know if you have been keeping tabs, I started a series called “Questions on Your Life in Food” last week with my family and am continuing this week with Adam’s family.
We recently spent a weekend in Tulsa, OK with his maternal grandmother, Sylvia (AKA Grandma), where I interviewed her about some of these questions. Others, she answered in an e-mail until she had to sign off to head out to her poker game with the ladies.
Sylvia O. – Born in 1922 (mother of Paula, grandmother of Adam)

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[21 Jul 2010 | 9 Comments | 1,434 views]
Jeffrey B: Questions on Your Life in Food

This is the final segment of the very small Bart family edition of the “Your Life in Food” series. Since there are just four of us, I thought it would be interesting to include Adam’s family as well. The Holzband/Oberstein chapters will begin following this post so stay tuned!
Without further ado, last, but certainly not least, my brother, or as some know him, “The Shoe King of New York.”
Jeffrey B. – Born in 1981 (brother of Jodi, son of Andy and Linda)
If you were given a dollar to buy …

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[20 Jul 2010 | 9 Comments | 2,156 views]
Tasty Tuesdays: Best Austin Food Trailers at 2 p.m.

Since we’re moving up by three hours each week on this Tasty Tuesdays series on “Best Austin Food Trailers.” We now move to 2 p.m. — skipping over the most traditional hours for lunch.
However, think about what you might be doing at 2 p.m. — either on the weekend or during the week — and the kind of snack or meal you might enjoy at that time. I know that I often forget to eat lunch until 2 — or that’s the time I crave some sort of dessert after …

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[16 Jul 2010 | 12 Comments | 2,393 views]
Linda B: Questions on Your Life in Food

The series of questions for my family on their life in food continues. If you missed my dad’s or my answers, feel free to review what was missed. If you’ve been following along, thank you!
Linda B.  - Born in 1948 (wife of Andy, mother to Jodi and Jeff)
If you were given a dollar to buy treats when you were a kid, what would you buy?
Hostess cupcakes with the white creamy filling.
Was dessert a special treat or a nightly ritual?
Desserts were a nightly ritual and we would eat canned fruit …

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