Suzy Evans, J.D., Ph.D, has a blog that focuses on food and the U.S. Presidents. How unique. She began the blog last year when she was beginning to write a book about the presidents and heir favorite foods.
The History Chef provides recipes, fun facts, historical stories, and pictures, all centered around the American Presidents and food. Suzy tells stories in such a way that is engaging and fun for students and teachers alike.
Some post titles include:
- James Monroe, Valley Forge, and Spoon Bread
- Abraham Lincoln Gingerbread Men Cookies
- Civil War Rations and Hardtack Crackers
Suzy has created a wonderful resoure for teachers that is very unique. What kinds of lessons can you come up with using The History Chef? If you would like to share ideas please click here. I will post any I receive.