Friday chat: the summer you were nineThis week’s topic was inspired by a comment from a reader named Alexa. (Thank you, Alexa!)
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On quarts, cobblers, and anticipation
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Friday chat: a movie you'll watch anytimeFirst: thank you so much for your cheers and good wishes for Ash’s pregnancy and our new babe! It means a lot to us. Really. Thank you. With no …
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a poppy seed, a Tootsie Pop, a Tamagotchi... a baby
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Friday chat: summer cookingI wrote this week about what I’ve been cooking lately, and now I want to hear from you. What are you cooking, at this point in summer? 
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On garlic scapes, salmon cakes, and cooking in spurts
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On making art among women, and may we all live like Tove Jansson
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Or, a conversation with writer Kate Schatz
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On friendship across distances
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on DNA, doppelgängers, and I love exclamation points
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Friday chat: your summer fantasyI know I said in this week’s newsletter installment that my summer fantasies can be summed up by one single image — that photo of my aunt Mi…
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On nostalgia, travel, and a whole new word
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