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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3 Ways to Find Valuable Antiques

3 Ways to Find Valuable Antiques

Want to know how to spot that valuable thrift store find? Don't know what to look for when cleaning out Grandma's attic or when you are downsizing? It's a common question and Dr. Lori provides secrets to spot those prints, posters, silver and ceramics that are valuable. Don't rely only on marks or signatures. They could fool you. You must read this article so you aren't throwing away a valuable or walking past it at a thrift store.

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