Easter Sunday

In Blog, Wordless Wednesday On Monday, March 30, 2015 19 Comments

If you’ve read previous posts about important days in the year – Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, etc, you’ll know that my strategy in approaching these events is something… Read More »


Indian rice pudding

In Blog On Monday, March 30, 2015 16 Comments

Yoga: A 5,000-year-old practice, beloved by millions the world throughout. Beloved, possibly, by everyone but me. Or so was the case until a few months ago. My gripe… Read More »


The New York City flower district

In Blog, Wordless Wednesday On Monday, March 23, 2015 29 Comments

I’ve been called a lot of names in my life. A favorite, from middle school, was “Fur”. Fortunately it had nothing to do with body hair; it was… Read More »


Grilled asparagus panzanella

In Blog On Sunday, March 22, 2015 14 Comments

A tale, as excerpted from “The Buried Life”: “A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items in front of him. When the class began, he… Read More »


And there it went, another year

In Blog, Wordless Wednesday On Monday, March 16, 2015 44 Comments

“Mom, I had a nightmare.” “What happened?” “There were three little squirrels trying to claw their way under the covers.” “That does sound scary. But don’t worry lady,… Read More »


White polenta with wild mushrooms & poached egg

In Blog, Crazy days, Recipes On Monday, March 16, 2015 28 Comments

Recently I complained to Rodney about the lack of office space in our neighborhood. “Office” meaning any place other than my apartment; “Space” meaning anything bigger than a… Read More »

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Pi is equal to 3.14

In Blog, Wordless Wednesday On Tuesday, March 10, 2015 33 Comments

“It’s Pi Day!” “Pi day, what’s that you say?” “Yes, yes, it’s Pi day. Only 4.13 days away!” “4.13 days until…” “3.14 you say?” “Yes, I say, I… Read More »


Middle-Eastern dilled yogurt flatbreads with spiced pumpkin seeds

In Blog, Recipes On Monday, March 9, 2015 16 Comments

I’ve had an intimate relationship this week with Justin and his peanut butter, and it’s not what you think. If you’re unfamiliar with Justin, you’ve probably run into… Read More »


Foragers Market

In Blog, Wordless Wednesday On Monday, March 2, 2015 27 Comments

Last week I wrote about Foragers Market in Chelsea, which is my go-to grocery store here in Manhattan and they were kind enough to share it on their own blog…. Read More »


Anatomy of a cocktail

In Blog, Crazy days, Recipes On Monday, March 2, 2015 11 Comments

Social media is a bizarre world full of picture posting, “me me me”-ing and so much content that it’s hard to absorb even a fraction of the messages. But, I… Read More »