For love of food: Stories of burrito glory, home-cooked meal homesickness and breakfast for dinner

Compiled by Bakersfield Life
Friday, Sep 26 2014 12:05 AM

The pervasiveness of foodie culture is hard to deny, clogging up your Instagram account with saturated snapshots of gourmet meals and offering you truffle oil-infused everything at swanky restaurants.

But for most of us everyday folks, the way we eat isn't revolutionized. We still struggle to figure out what to make for dinner (and to find the time to make it). But we still find great joy in a good meal, whether it's made at home or wrapped in foil from a favorite burrito spot. Satisfying food enriches our bodies and spirits, fueling us through the day and life.

Our contributors shared their stories of good food with us this month. Read on to find out what they gleaned from gobbling down nearly 100 burritos this year, stealing a few...

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