What Are Your Thanksgiving Pie Traditions?

Last weekend, I went to visit family. My Granny and Aunt Billie were visiting my mom from Texas. I was really inspired by the Food Diplomats and Cuisine Ambassadors panel at BlogHer Food '10, so I struck up a conversation with them about food traditions and memories. ...more

StoryCorps Has an iPhone App and Animation: How Do You Tell Your Stories?

StoryCorps keeps moving forward, finding new ways to help us share our stories with the world. Looking at its site and at posts in the blogosphere, I learned the organization has launched an app for the iPhone, developed by BottleRocket. Now listeners have another convenient way to hear their favorite StoryCorps stories as well as the program's weekly stories. ...more

Old, recorded stories are so beautiful. New ones, too! I'm so glad to see this effort going ...more

Record Your Grandma's Stories: StoryCorps' National Day of Listening is Nov. 27

Will you be spending Thanksgiving with friends who tell great stories, a relative who has wonderful tales from "back in the day," or just someone special whose life you'd like to celebrate? Why not record their story in honor of StoryCorps' National Day of Listening the day after Thanksgiving (November 27th)....more