Boricua Soul Cookbook Club Week/Chapter 4 Lifting as We Climb / Tea Cakes, Finger Sandwiches, Community Service and Civil Rights

Boricua Soul Cookbook Club The Book: The Jemima Code by Toni Tipton Martin Chapter 4: Lifting as We Climb / Tea Cakes, Finger Sandwiches, Community Service and Civil Rights Discussion: Please join our Facebook Group as discussion questions will be … Continue reading Boricua Soul Cookbook Club Week/Chapter 4 Lifting as We Climb / Tea Cakes, Finger Sandwiches, Community Service and Civil Rights

Boricua Soul Cookbook Club Week/Chapter 2 Surviving Mammyism: Cooking Lessons For Work and Home

The Jemima Code by Toni Tipton Martin Chapter 2 discusses the movement past stereotypes of “negro servitude” towards a mastery in the art of hospitality services. The author explains , ” In the early twentieth century, as the Harlem Renaissance … Continue reading Boricua Soul Cookbook Club Week/Chapter 2 Surviving Mammyism: Cooking Lessons For Work and Home

THROWBACK THURSDAY

THROWBACK TO JANUARY 2019: I had just signed off the Maersk Arkansas after spending 4 months traversing the Persian Gulf. Serena and I were a few weeks from meeting for the first time. Here is a glimpse back to my thoughts at the time. More than 15,000 nautical miles traveled 5 Countries visited 7 Ports visited (over 40 port calls) It has  been a week since I dragged all of my belongings down the gangway of the Arkansas and a lot has happened since. I am finally getting semi-settled and will be getting around to posting pictures from my stay in … Continue reading THROWBACK THURSDAY