Jean Zimmerman: "Made from Scratch" (Free Press)

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Jean Zimmerman: "Made from Scratch" (Free Press)

It used to be that the domestic arts - sewing, cooking, cleaning - were seen as honorable endeavors. Not so today. As we head toward Mother's Day, we take a look at the history of homemaking in America, and talk about why we've lost pride...

It used to be that the domestic arts - sewing, cooking, cleaning - were seen as honorable endeavors. Not so today. As we head toward Mother's Day, we take a look at the history of homemaking in America, and talk about why we've lost pride in housework.

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