A guide to the care and feeding of your overwhelmed family and friends

Many times in past years, I’ve shown up at a friend or loved one’s house with a hot pan full of casserole and plastic tubs of side dishes. At those times, the food was in some way an excuse: to hold someone’s hand while they cried tears of grief, to celebrate the joy of a tiny new human coming into the world, to see…Read more...

A guide to the care and feeding of your overwhelmed family and friends

Many times in past years, I’ve shown up at a friend or loved one’s house with a hot pan full of casserole and plastic tubs of side dishes. At those times, the food was in some way an excuse: to hold someone’s hand while they cried tears of grief, to celebrate the joy of a tiny new human coming into the world, to see…

Read more...