I know a lot of you still have a hangover from the holidays and are still craving for luscious holiday food, so here I'm sharing with you an episode of The Splendid Table hosted by Lynne Rossetto Kasper.

Episode 523 features Steve Jenkins who brings you his favorite annual cheese picks for the holidays, Junot Diaz, author of the award-winning book This is How You Lose Her, who talks about his Dominican food, Sally Schneider of The Improvised Life, who talks about decorating improvisations and shares ideas on how to create an almost nothing to a more appealing and beautiful designs, and David Lebovitz, a pastry chef who has a newly released book Ready for Dessert, discusses Paris and living in a pastry heaven.