Tag Archives: balcony
Bruschetta, and the inevitability of nudity
My dad was in town for a week of ballet, baseball, jazz, and edgy downtown sketch comedy. Spot the odd one out.
This Dinner Will Get You Laid â€“ linguini with lemon and crÃ¨me fraiche â€“ the antidote to hotheadedness
Itâ€™s been a roasting hot sticky week in New York City. The kind of weather that makes people sleepy, then stupid as night falls and the temperature drops to merely baking.
The Monday treat – Roasted tomato preserve
Growing things has, on the whole, been less straightforward than we thought it would be.
This Dinner Will Get You Laid – Roast Chicken with Tarragon
Drinking was involved, and so was Hilary.
Orecchiette with fresh tomato sauce
Itâ€™s been hot in New York. Did I mention it before? But as temperatures return to a more normal range (really hot, rather than really too hot) the affects of the weather on my friends is coming to light. Laura … Continue reading
The Wednesday Tipple – Cucumber Collins and Raita
Back in New York and back on the balcony where there are now distinct winners, notably the peas and the herbs, and losers â€“ yes, you, strawberries and asparagus and cucumbers. I have no idea why. What can I tell … Continue reading