Mixing Bowl: Giving Matzo Balls a Rest; Resolution Recipes

Bubbes around the world share pictures of themselves cooking in their kitchens. So cute, we almost want to pinch someone’s cheeks. [ The Kitchn ]

Give the old matzo ball soup a rest and try carrot soup with tahini and crisped chickpeas. [ Smitten Kitchen ]

Things are getting real! Here are 20 unspoken truths about the food world. [ First We Feast ]

Can’t wait for the Downton Abbey Season 3 premier on Sunday? Neither can we. Here’s a menu to celebrate the occasion. [ Food52 ]

Virtuous meals to start the new year with (and to help keep those resolutions). [ Serious Eats ]