This article, written by Samantha Melamed, appears on Philly.com.
An Italian mom’s cookbook born out of grief, brought to life on Kickstarter
On Christmas Eve 2013, Elisa Costantini lost her husband of 55 years. Her life more or less stopped.
After more than six decades of cooking the ravioli, ragu, and risotto of her native Abruzzo for family, friends, and strangers, she barely had energy to make mac-and-cheese.