Village Encounter

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As we walked through the Tushetin village of Diklo we met this delightful woman who was selling the fruits of her labor – socks, gloves, cheese, and herbal tea.

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Diklo, Tusheti, Georgia
All photographs by delikızınyeri
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Bread Baking

IMS_35485In many parts of the world bread is the main ingredient at every meal, so bread making is an integral part of every housewife’s regular chores, at one time making enough to last at least several days or, hopefully, a full week.
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The Staff of Life

bIMG_9877No matter the shape or the thickness, it is the one staple that we all reach for no matter where we live.  It not only sustains us, but makes the perfect accompaniment for almost everything from soup to zataar, from salad to sandwiches.

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bIMH_4351bTop:  Apçağı, Kemaliye (Eğin), Turkey
Middle:  Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Bottom:  San Francisco, California, USA

All photographs by delikızınyeri