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new feature in the washington post

If you’re a journalist working in food, odds are good that someone has asked you write a piece about the Instant Pot. Thanks to its efficiency, it’s enormously popular, but I felt compelled to find out whether it could make … Continue reading

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otto’s one-legged turkey

I was lucky enough to know all four of my grandparents. Grandpa Van Buren showed up every Christmas as round and rosy-cheeked as Santa Claus, bringing with him a big suitcase full of gifts—sweaters with snowflakes, and sensible things like that—he … Continue reading

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thoughts on Southern living

Biking in Charleston. Credit: Alex Van Buren, Instagram It’s an often-repeated saying among the women I know: “You should leave New York before it makes you hard. That’s what Nora Ephron said.” Nora Ephron didn’t say that, nor did Kurt … Continue reading

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here we go, then.

Thanks for visiting! I’m a New York-based writer, editor and content strategist. A former Yahoo Food Features Editor, Senior Research Editor for Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, staff Food Writer for Time Out New York, and Editor at Da Capo Press, I … Continue reading

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