Food is Emotional

The biggest cultural difference between my husband and I is food. I grew up in a food paradise with all kinds of international cuisines available on every street corner. Mainly I grew up with Cantonese cuisine, which focuses on poultry, pork, seafood, and plenty of cooked vegetables. He is from a small farming town in…

Respect Your Food

After carrying all the groceries to the third floor, I dump them on the counter, and I am at a loss of what to do. Tears and snot run down my face. Then a memory of my mom in the kitchen pops into my head, and my tears trickle to a halt. Every Sunday morning,…