Reminiscing With Recipes
By Patty L. Fletcher
June 30, 2021
We’ve all got great childhood memories about learning to cook with someone. Whether a parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle or favorite family friend the majority of people cooking today are doing so because someone in their lives inspired them.
Growing up as a blind child meant I spent years alternating between public school and a school for the blind. This gave me a variety of experiences.
I was also fortunate to have a mother who believed I could learn to do anything if I applied myself. So, she made a point of teaching me some great things in the kitchen.
But one of my favorite memories from my youth comes from the summers I spent with a blind college student who lived just a couple miles from my house.
This essay was published on the Recovering the Self: a Journal of Hope and Healing blog and Facebook page on July 1, 2021
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