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.
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.
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