Category Archives: Queens

Queens Ice

      Just about all I can muster on a day like today in Hot Town is a tall glass filled with liquid and ice. Advertisements

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Sunday Soup

Eating this Sancocho de Gallina (Columbian chicken soup) on a Sunday afternoon. Thick enough to be almost a stew, this soup is filled with hunks of yuca, potato and plantains, and is topped with optional chopped cilantro whose green perfume … Continue reading

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Potato Chip Delivery

    A delivery of potato chips the day after hurricane Sandy hit NYC.

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Beer Cake

Mystery solved, this cake is made with beer in the batter. Guinness stout, to be exact. And while I’m not exactly a beer drinker, when I spotted this recipe by Nigella Lawson (you’ll find it here)  the combination of dark beer … Continue reading

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A New CSA Season

 I have not checked in here since the month of May ended and along with it my daily posting challenge. No particular reason, I guess I was just taking a break. Thanks to those of you who have inquired as … Continue reading

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Perfect day…

…or very nearly. Air, sky, sun and wind all conspired to create near perfection here today. Not that I want to gloat (and I sincerely hope there are not severe storms occurring elsewhere as I write this). On a walk … Continue reading

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