As the season turns and the air grows nippy, our appreciation for simple creature comforts mounts. Families gather for traditional celebrations and Mother Nature sends our gardens into deep hibernation. The pace slows down allowing more time for catching up with friends or curling up at home with a good book. [S]imple creature comforts, whatever they may be, are something for which we can all be grateful this time of year.
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On the cover: Cleveland’s immigrants are redefining local comfort food. Laura Watilo Blake captures this steaming hot Burmese dish made with long beans grown at Ohio City Farm. The bowl is home-thrown by Gina Desantis, whose Luna collection premiered last fall. For more information, visit GinaDeSantisCeramics.com.