Simon Says: Daily Food Quote, February 28, 2012
by Simon de Swaan
When I was a little girl, I always wanted to be in the kitchen, because it is warm, and that’s where my mother was. You never lose that feeling.–Dolly Parton
Dolly Parton is an American singer-songwriter, author, multi-instrumentalist, actress and philanthropist, best known for her work in country music. She starred in the Dolly Parton 9 to 5, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Steel Magnolias, Joyful Noise and Straight Talk. She is one of the most successful female country music artists of all time, with an estimated 100 million in album sales. Dolly is also one of the bestselling artists of all time. She is known as “The Queen of Country Music”.
She opened a movies theme park in 1985, and was later inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2000.
Watch a video performance of Dolly singing her great hit “Jolene” below.
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