Category Archives: Food and drink

NEW YORK VIA THE METRO NORTH

Driving in Jersey Is a frustrating mess. Get lost at ev’ry turn Even with the G.P.S. So have I written in a song.  After a number of driving adventures in New Jersey, my wife and I have recently decided to … Continue reading

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TOWARD THE FUTURE

When you live longer, how will you develop? With more time, how will you spend it? When you are larger, how will you mark the earth? With better food, will you eat more wisely?   I have tasted Death through … Continue reading

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VILLAGE FOOD

For some reason, many of my blogs are about food, particularly baked goods.  In a recent trip to New York City, my wife and I took a walking food tour of the West Village.  We walked from place to place, … Continue reading

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IN SEARCH OF A GRILLED CHEESE SANDWICH

I can no longer eat grilled cheese sandwiches.  With the butter, thick bread and especially the cheese, they have more fat that I’m allowed.  But for years I loved them.  There were few combinations more welcome to me than grilled … Continue reading

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WHO’S LISTENING?

We live in an Orwellian society.  There’s no question we are being watched.  Many cities, in order to catch traffic infractions, now have cameras posted at intersections.  It is standard for stores and other businesses to position security cameras so as … Continue reading

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FROM OUR GARDEN

There are photos of me as a six year-old tilling my garden.  My parents allotted me a patch of land in the back yard to grow my own garden.  My father enjoyed taking photos of me as I tilled, and … Continue reading

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IDEA: BAN SOME PARENTS

Even in the sea of noise and electronic congestion, life still has some pleasures.  One, I own, is eating.  Another is shopping for food, which requires the similar organs of imagination and memory.  As I get older, and a number … Continue reading

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