Susan Barocas

Growing Up Cooking—in My Mother’s (and Father’s) Kitchen

Screen Shot 2017-03-27 at 4.11.05 PMFor my seventh birthday, I got the best gift I could imagine: my first very own cookbook, Betty Crocker’s Cookbook for Boys and Girls. I remember quickly starting to cook my way through the spiral-bound book, although “cooking through” wasn’t a term anyone used in 1959—at least not in Denver.

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