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Mary Kate Skehan

Mary Kate Skehan works in book publishing and is a Spectator columnist.

Food

The unruly chef

Joshua Weissman champions the joys of home cooking to an uninitiated audience

By Mary Kate Skehan

Food

Serving up a Half Baked Harvest feast

Cooking for my family that night was typically chaotic

By Mary Kate Skehan

Food

Keto no-no

Perhaps the key to keto’s success is that it simply delays you from eating with prolonged meal prep

By Mary Kate Skehan

Food

Eating well at a time of inflation

Cooking is a duty, a vocation and an adventure, requiring grace and wisdom as much as ingredients and recipes

By Mary Kate Skehan

Business

Sheryl Sandberg leans out

She needs even her mixed-legacy departure to somehow be a feminist act

By Mary Kate Skehan

And Finally

Tales from the ER

It turns out, you only know a place as well as you know its emergencies

By Mary Kate Skehan

Food

The millennial kitchen

Millennial chefs are phoning it in

By Mary Kate Skehan

Business

Crypto casino

The entrepreneurial spirit of Generation Z has become notorious

By Mary Kate Skehan

Science & Tech

Hot vax summer

Despite the much-anticipated ‘shot girl summer’, life hasn’t snapped back to normal

By Mary Kate Skehan

Education

My role in our demographic disaster

Children and families are the hottest topics in politics — and I can’t help but feel left out

By Mary Kate Skehan

Sports

The all-American pleasure of minor league baseball

Our logo is a bald eagle with a baseball clutched improbably in its beak

By Mary Kate Skehan

Politics

How to fight with your family

We should aspire to a better quality of family argument

By Mary Kate Skehan

Place

On the frontlines of the Pennsylvania gas station war

Me, I’m a Sheetz girl. My first date was at a Sheetz

By Mary Kate Skehan

Education

Help yourself to self-help

I’m hopeful about the current self-help trends

By Mary Kate Skehan

Religion

Made of honor: the complexities of a COVID wedding

Attention-shy couples can elope guilt-free, while bridezillas get to be bossier than ever

By Mary Kate Skehan

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