Tag Archives: summer

green tomatoes & plums & a tomato sandwich

    Oh, hi. I just tripped into this space and found lots of cobwebs, as well as an unused post — one filled with juicy purples and greens from July — that has been dangling here, waiting. Being something … Continue reading

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Street Food: sidewalk ice cream

  I am regularly intrigued by the sight of food on the sidewalk – whether dropped, fallen, thrown, broken, or blown, the general assumption is that the thing in question has accidentally wound up down there (unless it’s been intentionally … Continue reading

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           A small bowl of cool romaine and radicchio leaves with a little bit of crumbled feta on a sweltering afternoon.

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White Sangria (recipe)

A batch of fruit, cut up and soaked in a mixture of cognac and sugar for a while before having a bottle of white wine poured over it and drunk in a green, grassy backyard with a bunch of people … Continue reading

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A Day at the Beach

    A couple of months ago I spent an end-of-summer afternoon at the beach. A sandy beach in Cape Ann, Mass. that has lots of seaweed – the big, ribbony kind that I used to tuck into my bathing … Continue reading

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Little Bits of Red

Walking through the grass to cross the small backyard I barely noticed anything at first. But out of the corner of my eye a little red something caught my eye, sitting on the ground next to the wheelbarrow. Being such … Continue reading

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Zucchini, hello

It’s smack in the middle of zucchini season, at least here in the Northeast. They’ve been around for at least a few weeks already, but they keep on coming. If you are a member of a CSA, or shop at … Continue reading

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S is for Sugar

I have various things I’ve been wanting to write about – mostly green things – but I’ve been up to my ears in this and that and haven’t had the time to gather my thoughts and pictures. So, in the … Continue reading

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