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City in the Country

September 1, 2014
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Ah, 3-day-weekends.  We were able to make a quick getaway from the city to hang out with Joy/Corey in the woods! Joy doubled a vegetarian recipe from Blue Apron Meals… …and fired up the grill too. Berries, a massaged kale salad… …and dessert – brought all the way from House of Pies, in the city. Banana […]

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Parks and Recreation

August 10, 2014
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I haven’t been back to Van Saun Park since I was 10… but I certainly don’t remember there being marsupials! Snakes… …on a train! I’m kinda obsessed with NJ Italian Food since we finished The Sopranos last year, so I was pumped for takeout from In Napoli (<—check out who’s eaten there)… …takeout for my nieces and […]

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Blue Apron Meals

June 8, 2014
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I’ve heard a lot about Blue Apron Meals. Joy is a big fan, and was kind enough to gift me with a box. Three vegetarian-friendly meals arrived, packed on ice… …complete with step-by-step instructions. While the ingredients are all measured out, you still have to clean/prep them… …which does wind up taking a bit of […]

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What’s New Pussycat

April 10, 2014
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Abe and I are not doing too well lately. Along with his cast, he has a horrible cold, and I caught a flu. Oh yeah, I also cut off the tip of my finger… …chopping sundried tomatoes for this dinner. I’m seeing a new shrink, and she ordered me to treat myself out for dinner […]

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Angelini Osteria

March 20, 2014
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Abe’s 4th birthday celebration took place at Angelini Osteria – on his actual birthday. The space is tiny; reservations are a must. It’s right next door to The BuzzFeed Offices so Abe just walked over after work. Along with the usual bread basket (rosemary crisps/pre-oiled bread) came a little bowl of pasta salad. I remembered […]

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