Poilâine Miche

P is for…Paris. And Peace.

In Paris, David finds pastries, passion, and peace. Think of it as an emotional travelogue with dining recommendations.

Jennifer and Mikey Perillo

A Fund for Jennie Perillo

A Fund for Jennie is a non-profit collection to help food blogger Jennifer Perillo, who lost her husband suddenly to a heart attack. Won’t you please give?

Gougeres

Write Your, um, Our Own Cookbook

Ever wanted to write your own cookbook? Well, now you can. Kinda. Tell us the recipes you’d like to see in our next cookbook, and they might make the cut.

Portuguese Saleswoman

What I Miss About Portugal

There’s a lot to miss in Portugal. For David it’s this market woman, a beloved figure in the Alfama district, who knew one of his secrets.

Mac vs. PC

Macolytes vs. PC-Lovers: What Do You Eat?

According to a new poll, Mac and PC users couldn’t be more different, even in what they eat. Do you fit Macolyte or PCer-hugger traits at the table?

Pink Fuzzy Slipper

If I Were a Mother

These Mother’s Day recipes are the kind of dishes any mother would die for, especially if fed to her in bed. Just ask David. On second thought, don’t.

Corn Dog

Savior on a Stick

Corn dogs, that ubiquitous county fair food, played a crucial, almost divine role, in keeping David alive during a detour in Dallas. Recipe included.

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Calendar Boy

He’s the Reason You’re Fat

Ever wonder why you can’t lose weight? It’s not for lack of resolve or willpower. It’s because some Roman king long ago decided to mess with the calendar.

Wintry House

A Cold Day’s Feast

Despite a bludgeoning blizzard that wreaked havoc on their CT house, David and The One still find nothing’s homier than cooking during white-out conditions.

Healing Plate

When Food Doesn’t Heal

The idea that food heals all ills was sorely tested when David cooked for a family member, hoping to help, to persuade, but to no avail.

Pumpkin

Giving Thanks

The staff of LC expresses what they’re thankful for this year. At the top of the list? You, dear readers, cooks, followers, and commenters.

Diamond Mixed Nuts

Emotional Baggage About a Bag of Holiday Nuts

Disturbing contact with holidays nuts in his youth caused David to be a bit militaristic when it comes to cooking with nuts. Once a nut…oh, you get the picture.

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