Cover Photo: A photo of a woman's well-manicured hands kneading a piece of bread dough on a counter.
Photo courtesy of Theme Photos/Unsplash

The Pioneer Woman and the Fairy Tale of Country Cooking

What does the word “country” mean? Does it mean anything on its own or does it just color in Americans’ fuzzy sense of what constitutes Americana?

This isStore-Bought Is Fine, a monthly column by Rax King on TV chefs, food media, and the class barriers of cuisine.

The Pioneer Woman

The Pioneer Woman 5600 square feetguest house

stuff

Black Heels to Tractor WheelsThe Pioneer Woman

The Pioneer Woman

we’re not so different after all

feeling

Rax King is a dog-loving, hedgehog-mothering, beer-swilling, gay and disabled sumbitch who occasionally writes and works as assistant editor for Sundress Publications. She is the author of the collection 'The People's Elbow: Thirty Recitatives on Rape and Wrestling' (Ursus Americanus, 2018). Her work can also be found in Autostraddle, Barrelhouse, and Peach Mag