Are you watching Great Depression Cooking yet? It’s an amateur series on YouTube featuring delightful 91-year-old grandma Clara Cannucciari. Filmed in her own kitchen by her grandson, Clara shows us youngins how to make delicious and nutritious dinners on a dime, good lessons for lean times.
But it’s not so much about the recipes as it is about spending time with this sweet, irrepressible, and wise lady. (It’s especially nice if your own Italian grandmas — and your mom — happen to be in heaven).
Here’s the first episode in which Clara makes pasta and peas:
Don’t you love her? I’m going to watch them all.