A Chutney Fit for Thanksgiving

Stay me with flagons, comfort me with apples: for I am sick of love. -The Song of Solomon Β  The last three weeks have passed quietly; in a way, things have been more calm and peaceful than ever. But beneath this calm, there has been a constant stream of change. After months of false starts,…

Finding Comfort in Tofu

When people enter the kitchen, they often drag their childhood in with them. I was brought up on English children's books, in which teatime and cottage life play an important role. These formed my earliest idea of comfort: a tea table in a cozy cottage. As an adult, I have reinforced these childhood notions by…