Cooking and Antiques

Cooking with Antiques

With a love of chocolate and a knowledge of food history and symbolism, Dr. Lori can be seen on various TV programs preparing (and eating!) her favorite recipes. In this cooking presentation, Dr. Lori uses her Ph.D. in art history and humorous approach to highlight what we cook and why we eat the way we do. You'll have fun sampling new dishes and laughing with Dr. Lori. 

Look for Dr. Lori's forthcoming book titled Cooking with Antiques.

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What's Hot in the Kitchen?
Humpty Dumpty cookie jar

TV talk show host Dr. Lori recognizes when things are hot in the kitchen such as antique frying pans, cookie jars, and vintage cookbooks. Find out what your stainless steel refrigerator has to do with Elvis's pink Cadillac? What's the connection between grooms and garlic? Is that pineapple in your fruit salad recipe inviting unwanted guests to your home?

Dr. Lori will discuss today's kitchen design trends and highlight the valuable cooking collectibles that may be hiding in your pantry. You'll have fun as Dr. Lori has all the ingredients to show you how to identify a valuable and yummy antique.

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Do you like to thrift shop for vintage items? Do you take the bargains you find at estate sales and auctions and flip them for profit? Discover three types of items including vintage signs and furniture that might look like bargains, but will be difficult to resell because their popularity is on the way out. Plus, Dr. Lori shares clues on which vintage and antiques items are trending up and can earn you more money when reselling.

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