Green Drink

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  Come March, I find myself unable to know what to eat. Or at least to know what I want to eat. Squash and root vegetables have long since lost their charms, and who can possibly afford those first meagre bunches of asparagus flown in from California? The inspiration that came from brisk days and cozy [...]

Dosas with Greens and Tahini Sauce

Dosas with greens and tahini sauce.

So, it’s been cold. We can start with that. The kind of cold where you walk outside and feel like your body has just been slammed into a brick wall. Where the rawness of the air makes your lungs feel like they will implode and all the tiny hairs on your face get covered in [...]

Beautiful 2013

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Last year, maybe it was even in January, Zadie Smith wrote an essay in the New York Review of Books entitled, ‘Joy.’  ’It might be useful to distinguish between pleasure and joy,’ she begins. Because as to joy — ‘If you asked me if I wanted more joyful experiences in my life,’ she says, ‘I [...]