He sounded faintly sad. Perhaps he finds beauty saddening — I do myself sometimes. Once when I was quite little I asked father why this was and he explained that it was due to our knowledge of beauty’s evanescence, which reminds us that we ourselves shall die. Then he said I was probably too young to understand him; but I understood perfectly.’
-Dodie Smith, I Capture the Castle
Billy Green from Wit and Vinegar just came out with a new book, and the recipe for these nutella brownies are found among its pages. If you haven’t checked out Billys’ blog yet, head over for good recipes and sassy conversation. “Oh, hello there. Thank you for picking up this book and flipping to this page to decide whethere or not you want to buy it. Your hair looks great today, by the way. You wanna talk about food?”
It’s an instant cure for the blues.