Tag Archive: brooklyn

Grilled Romaine with Strawberries, Seeds, and Feta Dressing [CYOB]

Create Your Own Bite #35 Grilled Romaine Salad with Strawberries, Seeds, and Lemon Feta Dressing For Grilled Salad (2 Servings) 1 Heart of Romaine 1/3 Cup Strawberries, Roughly Chopped 2 Teaspoon Sunflower Seeds… Continue reading

A Little Word on the NYC Vegetarian Food Festival

New York City experienced its fourth vegetarian and vegan nirvana this month, when the NYC Vegetarian Food Festival took over the Metropolitan Pavilion on March 1 and 2nd. Filling two floors with delicious… Continue reading

Orange Spiced Squash Soup [CYOB]

Create Your Own Bite #34 Orange Spiced Squash Soup 1/4 Cup Chopped Onion 1/2 Cup Water 1/2 Teaspoon Cinnamon 1 Pinch Cumin and Ginger 1 Sprig Lemon Thyme 1/4 Chopped Apple 1/2 White… Continue reading

A Little Word On Garden of Eden

Every Sunday, after a solid workout and a rousing hour of Cardio Pilates, I make my way past Borough Hall to the Garden of Eden. And let me tell you, it is truly… Continue reading

A Little Word On Eggplant

Growing up, I hardly ever ate eggplant. My father hated the texture, and my mother – not being an especially involved cook – stuck to the ingredients she knew how to prepare and… Continue reading

Tomato-Stewed Okra [CYOB]

Create Your Own Bite #31 1 15 oz Can of Stewed Tomatoes, No Salt Added 1/4 White Onion, Diced 2-3 Cups Whole Okra, Stemmed Salt and Pepper, To Taste 1 Tablespoon Light Butter… Continue reading

A Little Word With Gabe Wolff – Tip Us The Wink

“I started daydreaming,” Gabriel Wolff tells me over a bottle of Honest Tea. The organic eatery we’re meeting in used to have an extensive menu of hot teas and espresso beverages, but they… Continue reading

A Little Word on Gluten-Free Friendsgiving

…So there may have been a cheese board with Cranberry Walnut bread I flew home with me from La Farm Bakery, in North Carolina, that I have kept frozen for a special occasion.… Continue reading

Kabocha Squash Dip with Sesame and Sage [CYOB]

Create Your Own Bite #30 1 1/2 Pound Kabocha Squash (About half of one medium-sized squash). 1/2 Cup Non-Fat Greek Yogurt 2 Tablespoons Lemon Juice 3 Cloves of Garlic, Whole 5 Sage Leaves… Continue reading

Where To Bite Brunch [New York, New York]

I have no doubt this will be the first in a grand series of brunch bites. New York, as it turns out, may very well be the brunch capital of the world. From… Continue reading