talking with my mouth full

Talking With My Mouth FullOur brand-spanking new podcast, Talking With My Mouth Full, takes an unexpected—and often irreverent—look at the ways food and drink intersect our lives. In each episode, hosts David Leite and Renee Schettler Rossi and their guests question, laugh, and quibble their way through all manner of culinary conundrums, obsessions, fads, and fancies.

Molly Yeh

Small Bites: How to Host a Salon

David, Renee, and 20-something percussionist and blogger Molly Yeh chat about the elaborate salons Yeh hosts in her Brooklyn abode in a special edition of “Talking With My Mouth Full.”

Marion Roach Smith

Memoir Writing

Memoirist and writing teacher Marion Roach Smith explains to writers and readers what makes a powerful memoir.

Miracle on 34th St.

Christmas Celebrations

Merry stories from Joy the Baker, Dorie Greenspan, and others about Christmas cookies, roast goose, and happy hostesses.

An oval platter with roasted and braised turkey, a dish of stuffing, a bowl of cranberry sauce, a bowl of chestnuts, two glasses of wine, and a small pot of gravy on a wooden table.

Thanksgiving Dinner

Fear not, folks. Here are all the ingredients—menus, strategies, wines, etiquette, and entertainment–for your best Thanksgiving yet.

Autumn Leaf

Autumn Cooking

We talk apples with Amy Traverso, desserts with the owners of London’s Outsider Tart, and arancini with Michael Procopio.

Blueprints

Kitchen Envy

David and Renee sort through kitchen envy of all sorts with the help of guests Rachel Khoo, etiquette guru John Bridges, and Faith Durand.

Cocktail Party

Small Bites: Cocktails for a Crowd

When’s the last time you relaxed and actually had fun at your own cocktail party? That’s what we thought. But today’s guest can tell you how to do just that.

Hot Summer Day

Sweat

It’s summer, and that means all we can think of is sweat—both things that invite it and ways to seek comfort from it.

Mother's Day Crown

Mothers Among Us

In our second podcast, our dulcet-toned duo heap a little love on those who’ve nurtured, nourished, or otherwise mothered us, including Momma Leite.

Talking With My Mouth Full

Why, Hello New Podcast

David and Renee take their sibling-like quibbling public with “Talking With My Mouth Full,” their brand-spanking new podcast.