Tag Archives: Author: Aleda

Market Watch: Cheese of the World

Post by:  Aleda Word(s) of warning & apology:  I’m super-duper pregnant, and it’s making my brain slightly more dysfunctional than usual, which in turn has made my posting both slightly less frequent and slightly more nutty than normal.  Between all … Continue reading

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Market Watch: Mario’s Meats & Colombo’s Fruits – Two Middle Village Italian Specialties

Post by Aleda These two stores are both so great that I really struggled with combining them into one post, but realized that for some of our readers the fact that the two are almost next door to each other … Continue reading

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Market Watch: World Fruit Farm

Post by: Aleda I realized today that we’re now officially in the month of February and I have yet to uphold my New Year’s resolution of braving the completely terrible and frigid NYC weather to do some much-needed market watching … Continue reading

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Meal Recipe: Tilapia, Shallot Potato Medley & Sautéed Collard Greens

Post by: Aleda I know I promised via my NYE resolutions to get better at the market hunting, but let’s face it, it’s brutally cold.  I’m going to scope a green market in Jackson Heights next weekend, I promise.   It’s … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Potato Leek Soup

Post By: Aleda My lovely partner-in-blogging Kim and her husband recently got me a Cuisinart SmartStick Hand Blender for my birthday.  When they came over for New Year’s Eve I thought I should put it to good use and so set my … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! Now Back to the Monday Salad…

Post by: Aleda Happy New Year Dear Readers!  I hope this new year brings you all love, joy, health and adventure, along with whatever else in life you really need and want.   Personally I am expecting a lot from … Continue reading

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Easy Chick Pea Masala

Post by: Aleda I love Indian food.  I love it so much I should spell LOVE in all caps.  I adore the flavors and aromas of the spices, I relish in how warm the food makes me feel, and find … Continue reading

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