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August 4, 2022

Melissa Carrasco Featured in August 2022 Issue of KBA’s DICTA


Egerton, McAfee, Armistead & Davis, P.C. Attorney, Melissa Carrasco, has once again written a piece that has been included in the August 2022 DICTA Publication. This month in her article entitled CHANGING THE WORLD, ONE BITE AT A TIME, Melissa writes of a familiar favorite–the origin of the Nestlé Toll House chocolate chip cookie. Following the life of Ruth Jones Graves illustrates this intriguing story involving her creativity as a business owner, talented baking skills, support for her country, and selfless action that led to the renowned status her cookie recipe holds today. Melissa expertly highlights Ruth, and gives light to this story many may not have know. The well-known recipe on the back of the Nestlé chocolate chip package means more than what simply meets the eye.

Read the full article here: CHANGING THE WORLD, ONE BITE AT A TIME by Melissa Carrasco


If this article has influenced a craving for Ruth’s chocolate chip cookies, the recipe can be found here!


To learn more about Melissa Carrasco and her areas of practice, click here.