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Tions and wisdom that light a path forward All along the way she reflects on her and Saro’s incredible romance an indelible love story that leaps off the pages In Sicily it is said that every story begins with a marriage or a death in Tembi Locke’s case it is both Her story is about loss but it’s really about love found Her story is about travel but it’s really about finding a home It is about food but it’s really about chasing flavor as an act of remembrance From Scratch is for anyone who has dared to reach for big love fought for what mattered most and needed a powerful reminder that life isdeliciou. I wanted to love this book Sicily food culture family love but unfortunately I did not The story was too drawn out too much forced drama There were parts that made me smile other parts I rolled my eyes I wish I loved it I just didn t feel it

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Y adopt at birth Eventually they reconcile with Saro’s family just as he faces a formidable cancer that will consume all their dreams From Scratch chronicles three summers Tembi spends in Sicily with her daughter Zoela as she begins to piece together a life without her husband in his tiny hometown hamlet of farmers Where once Tembi was estranged from Saro’s family and his origins now she finds solace and nourishment literally and spiritually at her mother in law’s table In the Sicilian countryside she discovers the healing gifts of simple fresh food the embrace of a close knit community and timeless tradi. From Scratch a Memoir This was an assignment from Reese W and Hello Sunshine Good thing too because this is not one I would have picked up and read given my own choosing algorithms But this was an interesting story with all the happy accidents that result in real living as opposed to fictionally contrived situations to fit plot points full of crazy coincidences for which we make up plots intervening characters engaged in divine andor devilish interferences with promises of happy endings or dire doomsMore than anything this put me in a contemplative mood thinking semi dark thoughts wrapped in various them

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A poignant and transporting cross cultural love story set against the lush backdrop of the Sicilian countryside where one woman discovers the healing powers of food family and unexpected grace in her darkest hourIt was love at first sight when Tembi met professional chef Saro on a street in Florence There was just one problem Saro’s traditional Sicilian family did not approve of him marrying a black American woman an actress no less However the couple heartbroken but undeterred forges on They build a happy life in Los Angeles with fulfilling careers deep friendships and the love of their lives a baby girl the. Beautiful writing and narration by the author I visited Sicily in May 2019 and the author s descriptions brought it all flooding back Sicily has everything beautiful vistas gorgeous beaches amazing architecture delicious food wine wonderful characters As I listened I scribbled uotes on various scraps of paper such as junk mail envelopes I wrote on anything I had to hand when I heard something that twanged my heart strings However I appear to have mislaid most of them around my home So here is one of the uotes that so moved meit was clear that being with Saro had been like weaving a beautiful complicated tape


10 thoughts on “From Scratch

  1. says:

    My actual stars would be much lower but I feel it's unfair to judge a book just because it's a type of book I d

  2. says:

    From the shores of California to an island in the Mediterranean FROM SCRATCH is a rich sensual reading experience Eual parts uplifting and devastating it is a memoir of soul searching beauty As extraordinary and uniue as Tembi Locke's life is all readers will identify with the themes of love family and forgiveness Highly recommended

  3. says:

    Beautiful writing and narration by the author I visited Sicily in May 2019 and the author's descriptions brought it all flo

  4. says:

    I really wanted to like this to connect with someone else who has felt grief but it fell incredibly flat The way it was written I wasn't able to connect with the characters and there was no plot It was simply a sad woman who ate pasta I expected to follow their love story and then feel the loss grieving alongside Tembi but it never happened

  5. says:

    “That morning I wanted nothing than to know that it was possible for me to feel alive fully alive again The half living

  6. says:

    From Scratch a Memoir This was an assignment from Reese W and Hello Sunshine Good thing too because this is not one I would have picked up and read given my own choosing algorithms But this was an interesting story with all the happy accidents that result in real living as opposed to fictionally contrived situations to fit plot points full of crazy coincidences for which we make up plots intervening character

  7. says:

    What a beautiful tribute to love in all its forms even the love you still feel when you are mourning That love i

  8. says:

    Probably would have given this book 2 stars except that the writing really is beautiful It just wasn't what I expected This is a memoir about loss period If that's what you're here for then you will likely get a lot out of it but it wasn't what I was hoping for at this particular moment in my life

  9. says:

    I wanted to love this book Sicily food culture family love but unfortunately I did not The story was too drawn out too much forced

  10. says:

    Genre MemoirPublisher Simon SchusterPub Date April 30 2019I usually feel apprehensive when beginning a memoir There are hundreds of memoirs written usually ghostwritten often from those in the entertainment busines

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