This here is one vehicle-loving kid. Note that he’s holding trains while wearing a fire truck, and behind him are a crane, a dump truck, a helicopter, and a full-fledged fire station. Today is the last day of Holiday Goodies Week. Awwww. I’ve had a blast introducing you to some of my favorite small-scale companies […]
Sometimes on a Sunday, Stephen and I run out of activity ideas. We can’t bear the thought of hitting the playground yet again, but spending the entire day within the confines of our apartment with a four-year-old Tasmanian Devil isn’t terribly appealing, either. A hot dog road trip, tempting as it is, isn’t exactly Weight […]
Can you feel that buzz in the air? An unlikely combination of excitement and warm, soothing comfort? It can mean only one thing: Soup Week has begun! Every day this week, I’ll be posting a new soup recipe for you. Along the way we’ll hit Asia and its subcontinent, Italy, Spain, and the Middle East. […]
If you’re a parent with a budding Julia Child/Ina Garten/Daniel Humm/David Chang, check out my piece in the October Time Out New York Kids. You might be surprised at just how many different places offer cooking classes for kids in our little city.
If I ever have a baby, and I hope I will soon, somebody please buy this for him/her! (In case you can’t read it, it says “Aspiring Foodie” on the front.) Florence Fabricant wrote about it in the Times today, and I smiled just looking at it.