comfort food

Home Comforts: Creme fraiche on the brain

2nd November 2020

Janika Popova discusses how comfort food and self-love coincide. Trigger warning: eating disorders  In the morning, it was sirniki: quark sizzling in the frying pan and served glistening with drops of jam and creme fraiche. The type of breakfast that makes you feel sluggish yet happy in the morning. I remember the first time I ...

Home Comforts: Homesickness

1st November 2020

Natalia explores homesickness and finding her new meaning of home in our ongoing series. I left “home” three years ago, so homesickness is no mystery to me. Every November I would look forward to spending winter break walking the streets of Warsaw illuminated by Christmas lights. I would long for brisk mornings spent in cosy ...