Rye Chocolate Cake

“You, reader, are alive today, reading this, because someone once adequately policed your mouth exploring.” – Maggie Nelson, The Argonauts The act of parenting is, much of the time, the act of keeping your children alive. Making sure they are fed regularly, preventing them from darting into oncoming traffic in their enthusiasm to see a […]

Chia Bowl, 2 Ways

“Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” – from Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll Imagining the impossible is a wonderful thing to do. Children are, of course, experts at this. Ground down by reality, us adults need a little more practice. Cooking is, I find, the perfect conduit to […]