Food is love.
It seems to be a universal trait in mothers — feeding their children. As adults, often we find this behaviour a little annoying. After all, we are grown adults who can take care of themselves.
Till we see things from her perspective.
Her son is getting married. Along with her good wishes, she also passes along something special to her future daughter-in-law.
But it’s no ordinary diary.
Yes, the entries are detailed, but they are not about her.
They are about her son. Everything he has eaten since childhood. Everything he likes. Everything he dislikes. How she feels about motherhood.
“Taking care of you is the greatest gift in my life,” she writes.
She passes this on.