Sunday Cooking: About Salad

Sigh, salad. ‘It’s so much work!’ That’s what my cousin (she knows who she is) said to me when I shared a new recipe with her. And I agree. Salad, for those of us who would never consider rabbit food a meal on its own, salad does feel like yet another thing to lug over […]

Sunday Reads: Little Bee

Little Bee by Chris Cleave, a British author and journalist whose childhood was at least partially in Cameroon, is one of the most moving, well-crafted novels that I have ever read, period. And it may be the best┬ácontemporary portrait of a poor, black girl that I have ever read. (Caveat: I am happy to hear […]