This is a really beautiful and evocative piece, Laura. I loved the descriptions of food and parenting, and also the power of the book of essays about food, and not only the pleasure we take from it, but the way it can heal. I often feel bad about how I covet certain foods, but maybe that is an unhelpful way of thinking about eating.

Thanks for writing this it made me think.


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