Peanut pie and the sweet, crunchy memories of a Southern Virginia childhood

I grew up in Richmond, Virginia, but bussed 35 miles each day to a performing arts high school in the town of Petersburg. Several times a week during the spring, Iā€™d get out of class early with the rest of the girls on the varsity tennis team, and weā€™d haul our bulky bags onto a bus for our away games, motoring downā€¦