Padma Lakshmi and her new memoir: Love, Loss, and What We Ate

Padma Lakshmi and her new memoir: Love, Loss, and What We Ate

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Model and writer, Padme Lakshmi

Model and reality TV personality Padma Lakshmi is best known for hosting the popular cooking series, Top Chef.

But fans of the show will be happy to know that she has a new item on the menu - her new book.

Love, Loss, and What We Ate: A Memoir, is a cookbook, but also a look into some really personal issues - her love life, the father of her child and a painful, near life-long battle with endometriosis.