Visiting my Dad in Nashville for the first time.

My dad and I didn't talk for nearly two years when the divorce was officially about to come into action on the legal side. Prior to that, we barely saw each other, and it was complicated. I still remember the first day we tried we tried to meet again. It was while I was still …

On Wheat Allergies and Reactions to the Same Foods in the US and France

My younger sister has a pretty severe wheat allergy and it's been interesting to see her body not react negatively to any of the baguettes here and many of the other breads on offer. She is allergic to a specific wheat protein which doesn't preclude her from all wheat based foods, but she's had a …