The Next Ten Years

Early this afternoon, a friend of mine sent this message to our group chat:

There are three months left in this decade. I think you should just go for it.

We were soon reminded that it’s October 8, and that in less than two months, another decade will come to an end.

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Thoughts on Truffle

“My mother-in-law would always apologize before serving dinner when I was in attendance, saying, ‘This must seem pretty ordinary for a chef . . .’ She had no idea how magical, how reassuring, how pleasurable her simple meat loaf was for me, what a delight even lumpy mashed potatoes were-being, as they were, blessedly devoid of truffles or truffle oil,” wrote the late world-renowned chef Anthony Bourdain in his book “Kitchen Confidential”.

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