Here's another kind of program that deserves support: The Colton Kitchen Project in New Orleans.
It incorporates cooking, storytelling, and eating around the table with family – all things that should be the cornerstones of our lives, but don’t happen enough. While other H.S. programs are focused on vocational training, "Family Meal" focuses on basic cooking skills and family time.
In his inimitable way, Stupid and Contagious writes a spot-on appreciation of Leonard Cohen's "Hallejujah."
Starting with the shrimp and alligator sausage cheesecake, Nita Lou learns to expect the unexpected in New Orleans...