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Sweatpants & Soul | How to Savor

September 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

The affair began with an e-mail invitation. “Special offer this week just for you. Full Rack of Ribs for just $15.95. Make a reservation.” There was nothing special about [...]

Personal Essay | Nourishment

November 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Early last fall, I lost my appetite. I ate just enough to keep me going. Nothing more, nothing less. After five years of writing a book about food, I stopped eating. While I [...]

Taste Your Life : Bread, Wine, Chocolate

December 16, 2015 // 2 Comments

Maybe I just needed the words close to me. Bread. Wine. Chocolate. Slow. Loss. Food. Love. All words that speak to my heart. Words that I dance and sometimes wrestle with in [...]

Let Your Food Flag Fly

October 26, 2015 // 0 Comments

Maybe it’s because we live in the age of the Internet and many of us (yeah, I said us – I don’t consider myself exempt) are able to devote significant periods of time [...]

Your Heart Needs To Eat

December 1, 2014 // 0 Comments

Over lunch last week with my friend Jennifer, I found myself pounding the table and declaring, “I. need. food.” I was already three bites into a sandwich, but I wasn’t [...]