I hope you all have a rich and meaningful Christmas with the ones you love and the foods you enjoy the most. I’m leaving you with some of my favorite holiday recipes along with some of my thoughts on food. Merry Christmas!
Feed upon the loftiest ideals. Nourish yourselves upon aspirations undefiled. Do not let your wine be mingled with water. Do not permit any dilution from the suggestions of the world. -Alexander McConnell
The social interaction that surrounds a meal feeds the soul; we tell tales and seek advice, we laugh and cry, we learn and teach, and sometimes we even fall in love around chopping blocks and dinner tables. – Sara Kate Gillingham-Ryan
“Entertaining” sounds intimidating, a major household event to get prepared for. But for me, gathering people to eat is not just something I do on weekends with matching cloth napkins — it’s what I do every single day when I cook for myself and my family. In most cases, it’s a deep offering to nurture people’s bodies and souls. -Sara Kate Gillingham-Ryan
One of the very nicest things about life is the way we must regularly stop whatever it is we are doing and devote our attention to eating. – Luciano Pavarotti and William Wright