Far Afield

Some books you read, some books you treasure. Far Afield is one of those rare books that’s both. I was first intrigued by the cover picture. It captures a scene with three Indians – an old man wearing the poor clothes and worn shoes of a goat herder but with a brightly colored turban and a playful look in…

What Is A Cook Book?

When is a cookbook not just a cookbook? When it’s a cook-book, of course! I don’t know about you but there are certain people I consider experts about certain subjects. It doesn’t matter how great this or that new person sounds on a topic, I’ll always go back to the one I trust when I’m…