How is it that a hunk of beef shaped like the state of Tennessee can inspire Proustian prose and elicit such pleasure?
Sometimes it’s not bad to take a hard look at those things we never stop to consider. Like dyed Easter eggs, for example.
We’ve all experienced moments of brilliance in which the stars align and the angels sing and we see the everyday anew. Rick Casner shares his most recent revelation.
Having a kid who lacks the strength to stand at the kitchen counter beside her turned Jess Thomson’s world upside down. Here’s how she’s returning her family’s life to right side up.
A recently published collection of journal entries indulges our inner voyeur with four centuries of all manner of curious culinary moments. Lovers of diaries, enjoy.
In Uruguay, the 29th has long been heralded as the Day of the Gnocchi, a harbinger of luck. But for these lovers, eventually that luck ran its course.
Jonathan Dixon long ago discovered that the way to a woman’s heart is through her stomach…or is it?
A year in Paris can rid an American of many an uncivilized habit. But as Adam Ried explains, a dependency on Cheez Doodles isn’t one of them.
You may not be thinking this now, but with this stash of hangover fixes both tempting and therapeutic, you can snatch hope from failure, triumph from despair. Milton Crawford explains.
A self-proclaimed brunch girl divulges her nifty, no fuss, entertain-while-everyone’s-hungover approach to New Year’s entertaining.
Rosecrans Baldwin muses about his decades-long relationship with coffee, as a espresso enthusiast, coffee aficionado, and flat-out Nespresso addict.
For artist Sophie Blackall, the Missed Connections column affords more than just moments of vicarious love, loss, and regret. It tenders lasting inspiration for her sweet, poignant, whimsical artwork.
Chef Patrick O’Connell reflects on entertaining in a bygone era, musing about the real reason his mom entertained and why his approach differs so dramatically from hers.
Nothing can halt Thanksgiving dinner–not rain, nor snow, nor sleet, nor even a bird that’s still frozen hours before you intend to say grace.
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