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Food is a Time Machine

  Why is it that the mere aroma of certain foods can take us straight back to a particular place and point in time? It’s because the nose knows the true meaning of nostalgia, and it leads us on a journey through sense into the magic of a relived memory.  There’s a curl of smoke [...]

Cold Toast

  Pravasan Pillay examines the roots of his relationship to toast.  There are two ways that I make buttered toast in my home. When it’s for my wife and son, I stick a couple of slices of bread in the toaster, wait for the toast to pop up suitably browned, then hurriedly spread curled ribbons [...]