What Does “Comfort Food” Look Like Worldwide?

Since April this year, Learning Life has been periodically posing questions about food culture to the growing number of family members worldwide who are part of our Family Diplomacy Initiative on Facebook. In August, we asked “what is a ‘comfort food’ — food that your family finds comforting to eat — that your family often eats?” The responses we got varied considerably, and give a sense of the diversity of food cultures in our world. Here are some of the photos of comfort foods family members submitted, some from the internet, some from their own phones:

For more information about this year’s international food culture project, click here. A full report and e-books about the project are coming in December and January.

To connect and learn with families worldwide via Learning Life’s Family Diplomacy Initiative on Facebook, click here.