Growing up in a place where the summers are hot, but the winters are atrocious (thank you, lake-effect snow!) there was nothing like a warm stew or soup to perk you up from the winter blues, while simultaneously warming up a perpetually drafty home. The tradition in my home was two thrifty, go-to meals: potato […]
Ah, haluski. Comfort food from the heavens. For those of you that weren’t fortunate to grow up in an area with Eastern European immigrants, haluski is a dish of fried cabbage and potato dumplings.
I recently watched a really strange horror film called Dumplings. The movie is all about women, abortion, the pressure women feel to look young, and because this is horror it’s also about cannibalism. Dumplings can be found on Netflix instant in two different forms, as the 40 minute short film in “3 Extremes” and as […]