Tag Archives: Summer

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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Making the Best of a Bad Melon

Post by: Kim All innuendos and teenage humor aside, I want to discuss bad melons.  The cantaloupes I’ve encountered this summer have left me craving the sweet Chanterais melon we picked up at an outdoor market in Paris on our … Continue reading

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Recipe: Rib-Eye Steaks with Garbanzo & Green Bean Salad and Coleslaw with Radishes

Post by: Aleda Hello dear readers, welcome to my very first recipe post.  I’ve been putting this off for weeks, insecure and shy to show the world how generally ill-prepared I am to complete any recipe in entirety in my … Continue reading

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Market Watch: Queens County Farm Museum

Post by: Aleda The Queens County Farm Museum is one of my favorite urban oases in all of New York City.  Nestled in Floral Park right on the Little Neck Parkway, the Queens County Farm is so many wonderful things … Continue reading

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Heat, Hyperbole, and Pasta Salad

Post by: Kim I don’t do well in summer heat.  There are few experiences more unpleasant in this city than that hot breath of stagnant air pushed out of the subway tunnel by an oncoming train.  If left in the … Continue reading

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