Our Elders: From Cape Verde to Bed-Stuy: Forever Grateful with Logi

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Logi

Born in the 1930s in Boa Vista, Cape Verde, Logi immigrated to the United States in the 1950s and raised six children with her husband, William in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn and upstate New York. Louisa Gina shares lessons from her life to help others improve their own lives. She concludes each story with, “I am forever grateful.” Here are some of her stories…and recipes.

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BAKING BANANA BREAD

Logi’s disocvery of some very ripe bananas in the grocery store prompted her to teach me how to make her famous banana bread.