Tag Archives: spring
There was rhubarb on Fresh Direct this week. Ruinously expensive, but still, rhubarb. I bought it. Because I am terribly extravagant.
Spring Pea Pasta for Fashion Batman
Iâ€™m just going to tell it to you straight. I love my cape. I love to sweep around the city like fashion batman. I like to wear it as often as possible.
Spring, Lemon Linguini and Robot Armageddon
Officially, today is Spring. Think sunshine, think optimism, think cute baby animals, green shoots of promise and hope. Jon, however, had other things on his mind.
The Monday Treat – Vanilla Almond Cake to keep spirits up
â€œGood morning!!â€ beamed the guy behind the counter at Pain Quotidian, as I struggled to summon the words from my sleeping brain to convey that I needed a lot of coffee. â€œAre you having a great day?!â€
The Monday Treat – homemade ricotta – way easier and more fun than you’d think
Making cheese sounds like the kind of cooking project other people do. I live a few blocks away from Murrayâ€™s cheese. Why would I make my own? But ricotta is a different beast.
This Dinner Will Get You Laid – Greek Salad Topped Chicken For Warm Spring Nights
Itâ€™s Spring in New York â€“ daffodils, blossoms, no need to wear a coat weather, the whole bit. The evening was filled with out on the balcony possibilities and I was determined to make the most of them.
The Monday Treat – Lemon Bars and the subtle nuances of Karma
An actress friend of mine is up for a â€œpart of a lifetimeâ€ part. Itâ€™s only the first round of auditions, but already she is 2 parts hopeful and 1 part crazy; â€œItâ€™s my time. I can feel it. Unless. … Continue reading
This Dinner Will Get You Laid – homemade pesto with spaghetti
It really feels as though spring has finally, joyfully, arrived in New York. Baby ducklings are waddling through the park, a bird has made its nest in the back of my friend Keithâ€™s air conditioner, which leaves him with something … Continue reading
Spring vegetable spotlight – 10 ways to eat Asparagus
The Monday treat – Fresh asparagus and butter lettuce salad with almonds and mozzarella
My husband and I are taking a gamble that there will be no more thunder snow, no more golf ball hail, no more ice in the watering can and frost on the windows, and have planted out some of the … Continue reading