October 25th, 2009


Art on Sunday: Powhoge Black-on-cream olla

probably Tewa Pueblos (attributed); collected at San Ildefonso Pueblo
Powhoge Black-on-cream olla, circa 1850
Painted pottery
Powhoge Black-on-cream olla
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington

If you do crossword puzzles, you probably know that an OLLA is an earthenware jar, but you may not have ever seen one. Well, now you have.
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cooking, food


Homemade chili and freshly baked cornbread -- a perfect supper for a chilly October night.

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I would give the corn bread recipe but if you have a container of Quaker Yellow Corn Meal in your pantry you already have it.