foster care http://iowapublicradio.org en Revisiting Cakes and Cupcakes http://iowapublicradio.org/post/revisiting-cakes-and-cupcakes <p>Cupcakes have taken the U.S. by storm in the last few years; but cakes, large and small, have always been an important part of our culture.&nbsp; Host Charity Nebbe discusses family recipes and gourmet innovation with <a href="http://www.evelynbirkby.com/">Evelyn Birkby</a>, Iowa’s most famous homemaker and columnist for the Shenandoah Evening Sentinel. Thu, 26 Dec 2013 20:12:20 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 34055 at http://iowapublicradio.org Revisiting Cakes and Cupcakes Losing and Finding Home http://iowapublicradio.org/post/losing-and-finding-home <p>To most, the word "home" means more than just a place to sleep and store property. This hour Charity Nebbe talks about what home means as well as what it means to lose one's home and find it again with Sally Ooms, author of <a href="http://sallyooms.blogspot.com/">Finding Home: How Americans Prevail</a>. In her book Ooms profiles people who have been displaced by family pressures, economic pressures, and natural disasters.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 18:16:32 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Dennis Reese 28284 at http://iowapublicradio.org Losing and Finding Home Janiva Magness In-Studio http://iowapublicradio.org/post/janiva-magness-studio <p>Growing up fast on the streets of Detroit, Janiva Magness earned the right to sing the blues.&nbsp; Now, Magness is a renowned singer who has recently released her tenth album, &quot;Stronger For It&quot;. Host Charity Nebbe talks with Magness about her life, her music, and her work as an advocate for foster care.</p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 16:50:13 +0000 Charity Nebbe 5906 at http://iowapublicradio.org Janiva Magness In-Studio