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One Halloween when my husband was a teenager, he was picked to perform in a Murder Mystery night hosted by the local Rotary Club.Â â€œIt was themed around classic Halloween characters â€“ Dracula, Frankenstein, a Ghost. Someone got murdered, and the … Continue reading
July 4th approaches, and my friend Jen sends out the following email to the group of friends who are gathering by the river to watch the fireworks, â€œweâ€™re doing burgers, and hotdogs, Kateâ€™s bringing a flag cake â€¦â€ Did I … Continue reading
Itâ€™s possible, I suppose, that you are not aware that today is sneak like a ninja day. Ninjas are subtle like that. They like to celebrate under the radar. But today is sneak like a ninja day, so sneaking will … Continue reading
This Dinner Will Get You Laid – butterflied herb chicken and roasted corn salad for the last BBQ of summer
Labor Day is almost upon us, and it feels like the crossroads of the seasons; Summer just behind us, Fall just ahead. My favorite fruit stall at the Union Square Farmerâ€™s Market is right on the thematic money, with peaches … Continue reading
It was Hilaryâ€™s idea to go to the urban farm. Sandwiched between a mental hospital and the East river. â€œIf it’s true, we should go and see it.” So we headed off through midtown in the scorching heat of a … Continue reading
Do you ever find yourself looking at an apple and thinking: youâ€™re too perfect to be a real apple, you look like the apple in Snow White? Or at a pineapple and thinking: should I eat you, or would Chiquita … Continue reading
Jenn and Alan had bought the tickets on Groupon, and the time was non transferable, so in spite of the thunder and lightening that had lashed Manhattan all afternoon, we set off down to the docks to meet our ferry.
Easy Summery Friday Night Dinner Party for 6 â€“ gin chicken with roasted potatoes olives and tomatoes
My friend Dee invited me to be her plus one at the opening of the Churchill exhibit at the Morgan Library. â€œItâ€™s a 2 hour drinks reception and Boris Johnson will be there!â€
As the Oscars approach, we naturally become more concerned with movies and their stars. Some of us, more literally than others.