By Valerie J. Nelson / The Bulletin
February 28, 2010
Food stylist and home economist Mable Hoffman had been married a good 30 years when a wedding gift caused her career to take an aromatic detour.
The recipients of that early 1970s present—a Crock-Pot—were newlyweds unsure of what to do with the newly invented electric slow-cooker. But the....