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Weekend Market Picks July 4 & 5, 2015: Classic Clam Chowder For The Holiday Weekend

Happy 4th of July! I love this holiday because it means summertime is in full swing! Plus I love hot dogs! Go eat a couple of Nathan’s Famous hot dogs (or 61 if you’re Joey Chestnut!), and then walk around the corner to Bon Chovie at Coney Smorgasburg for some

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Peach Season: I Have Been Waiting For You

Peaches are my very favorite summer fruit. And today, I snagged my first ones of the season from Kernan Farms at the Union Square Greenmarket! For early peaches, these ones are sweet and tender. That bodes well for the entire season. There is nothing like biting into a fresh, plump

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Weekend Market Picks June 27 & 28, 2015: What To Do With Kohlrabi?

I think kohlrabi is beautiful, but, honestly, I have no idea what to do with it. I’ve looked up some recipes, but I don’t even know where to start. So if you can point me in the right direction towards your own favorite recipes, I’d love to learn what to

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UPDATE: Lots of Love in New York Today

I realize this posting is a departure from the markets, but it’s something I feel strongly about. Today was the first day for gay couples to legally marry in New York State. We went to City Hall to see how things were going. I’m happy to report that there are hundreds of new, happily married couples today.

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Weekend Market Picks June 20 & 21, 2015: It’s All About the Mermaids

  It has been an all-mermaid week of writing for me in honor of the 33rd Annual Coney Island Mermaid Parade! I’m a huge fan, and I encourage you all to head out to Coney Island and enjoy the official Opening of the Ocean for the Summer 2015 Season! Also

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