By Jessica Fechtor
A nationwide bestseller and winner of a 2015 dwelling Now booklet Award, Stir is a fantastic memoir approximately how meals connects us to ourselves, our lives, and every other.
At 28, Jessica Fechtor was once fortunately immersed in graduate university and her younger marriage, and pondering beginning a kinfolk. Then someday, she went for a run and an aneurysm burst in her mind. She approximately died. She misplaced her experience of scent, the sight in her left eye, and was once pressured to the sidelines of the lifestyles she loved.
Jessica’s trip to restoration all started within the kitchen once she was once capable of stand on the stovetop and stir. There, she drew energy from the restorative strength of cooking and baking. Written with intelligence, humor, and warmth, Stir is a heartfelt exam of what it skill to nourish and be nourished.
Woven during the narrative are 27 recipes for dishes that convenience and delight. For readers of M.F.K.Fisher, Molly Wizenberg, and Tamar Adler, in addition to Oliver Sacks, Jill Bolte Taylor, and Susannah Cahalan, Stir is guaranteed to motivate, and ship you directly to the kitchen.
From the Hardcover edition.