Tag Archives: sour cream
Latkes, bullies, a dragon and a My Little Pony
When Jon and I go for our Saturday morning excursions into New York to forage for coffee and bagels, we occasionally pass a local middle school. This school has a distinctive mural painted by the kids on the playground wall, … Continue reading
The Wednesday Tipple – Better The Devil You Know? Beers and “Salad” (Deviled) Eggs
James was introducing his new boyfriend to his cousins visiting from Kentucky, and wanted moral support so he invited a group of relative-appropriate friends to come along to the bar and be on their best behavior.
The Monday Treat â€“ Traditional Chili
While sipping a chai latte in Think Coffee and waiting for Jon to finish his meeting I overheard the following conversation between a guy (who, from the fact that he had an iPad and an NYU hoodie, Iâ€™m going to … Continue reading
The Wednesday Tipple â€“ Beer and Super Bowl Party Snacks
Super Bowl is almost upon us. Which is cause for great joy and celebration in our household â€“ itâ€™s another of those fantastic eating holidays that we missed out on for years through ignorance and being British.
Perfect New Year for 8
New Years Eve is a time for elegance and extravagance. Itâ€™s pretty much the only dinner party of the year where black tie doesnâ€™t feel like a crazy dress code. And much as I usually like to mix low brow … Continue reading
The Monday Treat â€“ All Souls celebrate with mournful black caviar and sour cream on top of mini potato rosti
Before Moving to New York, Jon and I lived in Warsaw, where Halloween wasnâ€™t such a big deal, but All Souls, the day after Halloween, really, really was. The entire city seemed to migrate to the graveyards and embark upon … Continue reading