Archive • December 2012

Holidays with Hindus

Holidays with Hindus

Celebrating the Holidays with Hindus by Alison Singh Gee We had landed at my husband’s palace in India just in time to celebrate Christmas. Not that the holiday meant much to the residents of Uttar Pradesh. Few in these parts had even heard of Jesus, much less Rudolph or Santa Claus. Ajay, my husband, joked that ...

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Confessions of a Foodie Wannabe by Valerie Luesse

Confessions of a Foodie Wannabe by Valerie Luesse

CONFESSIONS OF A FOODIE WANNABE by Valerie Luesse   Not long ago, my husband, Dave, came home to find me standing at the kitchen table with my chef’s knife in hand, Julia Child’s Mastering the Art of French Cooking open beside me. The soundtrack from Chocolat was cranking on the stereo. I might even have been wearing ...

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