Our monthly dose of Food for Thought. A collection of favourites to read, eat, make and explore.
Thoughtful words and paintings by my good friend Jo Anne and her musings about life and the world around us as a mother, wife and artist. A Study of Objects is worth your time.
Multitasking 101: Burnt Toast podcast on Cookbooks: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly.
An instagram guide to Iraq: “But despite what seems, on some days, like the end of the world itself, Iraq is still beautiful in my eyes. Maybe my lens allows me to create a Utopian Iraq, an Iraq that I always dreamt of living in. But all the pictures are real, and when I look back at my shots, there is something reassuring in them, that a different Iraq is possible.” Nawar Tamawi
Things you read when you have a son.
Is there time to get the last plums into the oven?
A resolution for the new school year, time to move into Slow Blogging.
The best tip on how to soften butter the quick way with a story on Sitka and banana bread.
A longer read on the life of the most powerful food critic in New York, but the great part is at the end, when David Chang from Momofuku loses it over a review.
Dangers of writing a memoir and being free to be you and me.