Seasonal living and the sensual, sensate life.

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“Moving New and Old Things”:  Some Ideas About Transitional Eating

“Moving New and Old Things”: Some Ideas About Transitional Eating

Spring and my palate is a wreck.  On the Front Range, the weather sea-saws between too -warm days that force green shoots of daffodils and tulips skyward (giving me panic attacks about the kind of summer heat to come )and wet, dreary spring snows that […]

Food Rituals: Part One

Food Rituals: Part One

We all have them, whether they are buying a snickers bar at the grocery store with your last quarter or making the fratuda dusa (probably Piedmontese for frittata dolce or “fried sweet,” a kind of fried semolina) at Thanksgiving. My own food rituals include not […]