Deborah Henson-Conant

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Watermelon is in my Blood

Watermelon is in my blood. Still, after all these years, it’s my favorite food. There are other foods, exotic — and cuisines and culinary experiences — but nothing compares to the pure delice of watermelon. Her texture: exquisite crunch, voluptuous... read more

My Dad Sings

About five years before he died, I asked my Dad if he’d make a recording for me of the songs I heard him sing when I was a kid. Did he just make a recording?  No. He sat down and filled two sides of a cassette with the story of his life and all the songs in it. It... read more