Indigenous Cookware

One of my mother’s great friends Natasha Smoke Santiago is an amazing Mohawk potter. She travels around the country teaching classes on indigenous pottery making.  She is working to help revitalizing Haudenosaunee ( Iroquois) pottery traditions, which were largely lost due to colonization and the availability of metal pots. Please go check out her website … More Indigenous Cookware

Healthy Treats; Indigenous Ingredients in Baking

I had the wonderful opportunity to go to the Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit hosted at the Jijak Foundation at Gun Lake Pottawatami, Michigan. Where I got to work with and meet some incredible indigenous chefs and cooks, including Kristina Stanley from Brown Rice And Honey! Kristina is very creative in the kitchen finding wonderful … More Healthy Treats; Indigenous Ingredients in Baking