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My Berlin Kitchen: A Love Story (with Recipes) Reviews


Finding Home Through Food


Pros: beautiful story, delicious recipes

Cons: wish there were at least some pictures

Many people at some point in their lives try to find a place that they can call home.  It’s a search for self and belonging.  For some it is obvious, but for others it is a journey that can take them far away and back again.  Luisa Weiss’ book tells of just such a journey.   Luisa grew up with parents from very different worlds, and when they divorced, she was left stranded somewhere in the middle, always wondering where home really was.  In an effort to find herself and soothe her emotions, she turned to cooking.  Food and cooking became a way of defining herself and her life, and it allowed her to decide where she truly belonged.  Most of this...
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