Eating Well in New York

So far our vacation has been fantastic. Seth and I are back on Long Island now, after spending the weekend in New York City. Friday night we went to Chef Eric Ripert's Le Bernardin. It was...

A Toast to Karyn and Kelli

I want to thank reader Karyn Martin for commenting on a post and alerting me to the fact that the star of Broadways' South Pacific, Kelli O'Hara is on vacation this week. Karyn, thanks to you and...

Summer Fruit Pies

"When you die, if you get a choice between going to regular heaven or pie heaven, choose pie heaven. It might be a trick, but if it's not, mmmmmmmm, boy." -- Jack Handy We had a few people over...

Pickled Purslane

I was looking around the web for a recipe for purslane salad. I found purslane at the farmer's market on Saturday and we have not gotten around to eating it yet -- I want to make a salad tonight...