Our Recipe for Unity
Living Aloha: a Recipe for Unity

Living Aloha: a Recipe for Unity

making poi
Greg Solatorio demonstrates traditional poi making in Molokai’s Halawa Valley.

In the middle of the Pacific lies a string of 137 islands and atolls that extend over 1500 miles from the southernmost island to the northernmost point. This beautiful group

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Stone Soup

Stone Soup

Every once in a while you’re lucky enough to find a written piece that just seems to reflect an important truth and is a feel good story at the same time. The following story, adapted from a Swedish Folktale and

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My Well-Savored Meal at Katz’s

My Well-Savored Meal at Katz’s

My first view of the already-unassuming Katz’s Delicatessen is obscured by a cable truck; work is being done on the lines running under the corner of Ludlow and Houston in Manhattan’s Lower East Side.

I’m disappointed--I was really hoping to

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Dumplings Around the World

Dumplings Around the World

I am sitting with a half-dozen strangers at the counter of a small demonstration kitchen I’ve really never noticed before, next to the expansive, gourmet international cheese case in my local ShopRite grocery store.

We’ve gathered on a chilly weeknight

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Food As Fuel for Conversation and Connection

Food As Fuel for Conversation and Connection

How eating together builds bridges, even community

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There’s a reason that religious and civic organizations routinely host neighborhood potlucks, spaghetti dinners and weekend brunches as part of their outreach or fellowship programming.

It’s because everything goes down better and

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