"The best present I ever got for Christmas was family recipes. Like, Christmas is a lot about being together with family and putting family recipes together, stuff we only make once a year. I have memories of my great grandmother, my mom, my grandmother, my sisters, and my brothers and everyone just being together and making food. Just having a really good meal together."
"What's one recipe that comes to mind, without giving any secrets away?"
"We make something called lababki and mushroom soup. We have it once a year. It's sweet and savory, and it's to remind us of the special times in our life throughout the year and the sad bittersweet moments, and to recognize them both as blessings and to hold them close to our hearts. And we also make a nut roll recipe, which is a family secret..."
These are the stories of the people of Easton, PA