Relishing food is about taking time to enjoy what has become the often hurried and mundane task of nourishing our bodies. Relish Austin is Addie's search for things that make her go "mmmm."

All the ughs: Why are Trader Joe’s salads so sad?

10:19 am Feb. 2, 2018

I had the saddest salad yesterday.

After a morning meeting near the Trader Joe’s in Rollingwood, I stopped by the store for some snacks, flowers for the house and something quick to eat for lunch. I’d

$100 road food, Peruvian quinoa sauce and other pages from my grocery diary

3:17 pm Mar. 28, 2016

I’ve always loved grocery shopping.

I can remember shopping with my mom when I was a kid, like that one day we got up extra early before school so we could go to the new grocery store on the day it opened. (That store, called Ramey’s, is still open and is the only dedicated grocery store in my hometown. There’s also a Walmart Supercenter, the elephant in the cereal aisle.)

Every time