The Food Wars of Mom and Auntie

“Here she comes!”

“OMG – What is she doing? She’s carrying two bowls and has a pan of something. ….and look, the kids are bringing more dishes out of her house! I told her to bring one large salad this year!”

This was one variation of a reoccurring speech, tersely spoken by my mother when she inevitably spied Aunt May (her older sister) through the kitchen window. As my Aunt and her food entourage, […read more…]