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Los Angeles Times

Activist Cookbooks, Past and Present When it comes to addressing social injustice, food is both the message and the medium. From ingredient sourcing and labor practices to school lunch policies and professional kitchen culture, the many working parts of our

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Activist Cookbooks, Past and Present When it comes to addressing social injustice, food is both the message and the medium. From ingredient sourcing and labor practices to school lunch policies and professional kitchen culture, the many working parts of our

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How Edan Lepucki, ‘Woman No. 17’ Author, Does Breakfast In Edan Lepucki’s new novel Woman No. 17, a middle-aged Hollywood Hills mother named Lady and her live-in nanny, known only as S, find themselves taking creative liberties with the employer-employee

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How Edan Lepucki, ‘Woman No. 17’ Author, Does Breakfast In Edan Lepucki’s new novel Woman No. 17, a middle-aged Hollywood Hills mother named Lady and her live-in nanny, known only as S, find themselves taking creative liberties with the employer-employee

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Each recipe comes with a backstory A good recipe most often comes with a back story, and in one new cookbook the storytelling is so essential to the cookery that the title would be equally at home displayed on a kitchen

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Each recipe comes with a backstory A good recipe most often comes with a back story, and in one new cookbook the storytelling is so essential to the cookery that the title would be equally at home displayed on a kitchen

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Patagonia wants to save the world through beer and buffalo jerky Beer and buffalo jerky may not be the first tools that come to mind for confronting the environmental crisis. But when you consider that agriculture — from the way

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Patagonia wants to save the world through beer and buffalo jerky Beer and buffalo jerky may not be the first tools that come to mind for confronting the environmental crisis. But when you consider that agriculture — from the way

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What Youth

Another What Youth Reading List With two Pulitzer Prize-winning books on it, this list is less like some kind of unearthing of obscure experimental writers (though there is one of those here, too) and more like an introduction to some

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What Youth

Another What Youth Reading List With two Pulitzer Prize-winning books on it, this list is less like some kind of unearthing of obscure experimental writers (though there is one of those here, too) and more like an introduction to some

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What’s the Deal with Airplane Breakfast? Maybe the subtle success of an inflight breakfast exists simply because it is one of the few moments in air travel where the golden age novelty of flying carries over. In the same way

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What’s the Deal with Airplane Breakfast? Maybe the subtle success of an inflight breakfast exists simply because it is one of the few moments in air travel where the golden age novelty of flying carries over. In the same way

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What No One Tells You About Having a Miscarriage Throughout the days that followed, I found myself saying the same thing over and over again: “Nobody talks about this part of it.” My online searches for information unearthed clinical articles

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What No One Tells You About Having a Miscarriage Throughout the days that followed, I found myself saying the same thing over and over again: “Nobody talks about this part of it.” My online searches for information unearthed clinical articles

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