Stir: My Broken Brain and the Meals That Brought Me Home

Stir: My Broken Brain and the Meals That Brought Me Home

Jessica Fechtor

A nationwide bestseller and winner of a 2015 dwelling Now e-book Award, Stir is a gorgeous memoir approximately how nutrients connects us to ourselves, our lives, and every other.
At 28, Jessica Fechtor was once fortunately immersed in graduate college and her younger marriage, and considering beginning a relatives. 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 compelled to the sidelines of the existence she loved.

Jessica’s trip to restoration 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 through 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 certain to encourage, and ship you immediately to the kitchen.

From the Hardcover edition.

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