Category Archives: I Heart This

Words I wish I’d written: chronos, kairos and carpe diem

If you haven’t read this piece on Chronos and Kairos and the old lady at the store — and you may have, for it’s a facebook favorite these days — read it now. It captures the experience of parenting so … Continue reading

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The dinner party chronicles: I suspect Mrs. Ramsey might approve

This post by Ali It’s something about this time of life, perhaps: dinner parties come with surprising frequency. I’ve even had a few. Several years ago — four, perhaps? — I hosted a dinner party that was a bit of … Continue reading

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What to do with too much snow: maple snowcones

This post from Ali, who is typing from beneath about 6 feet of snow. Maybe it goes down like this: it is snowing. It has snowed, it continues to snow, it will never stop snowing. You have shoveled and scraped … Continue reading

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I heart this in such a serious way: They Draw and Cook

This post from Ali Okay, I love, love, love this. By which I mean lurvvvve. It is the combination of art and food, the place where lovingly-crafted recipes meet lovingly-rendered paintings and drawings. It is colorful, it is warm, it … Continue reading

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“Worth-it” kitchen gadgets: the L-week edition

Today’s post brought to you by Ali, who does not tend to fill her kitchen with fancy doo-dads. In my daughter’s Pre-K class, it is “L” week. Each week, children bring in something to share that begins with that letter. … Continue reading

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