Meals Can Comfort In Sandy's Wake
It's been a common refrain amongst my friends here on the West Coast: What can we do to help those affected by Sandy? This post not only answers the question in an actionable way, but reminds us of the power of a warm meal to comfort, to heal, and to bring people back together in a world ripped apart by natural disasters and tragedy.
In The Wake of the Storm, A Warm Meal Can Mean Everything
But then I thought about those affected by the stormfamilies who’ve been without heat with which to cook a proper meal; folks who’ve had to flee their homes altogether, leaving the refuge of the family table behind. It occurred to me then that food isn’t frivolous at all. What matters more than breaking bread with family and friends in times like this?
Image Credit: Mom's Kitchen Handbook, used by permission.