A Refreshing Summer Salad

A Refreshing Summer Salad

Right out of college, I learned how to cook from restaurateur friends in New York City. On any given night, my friends would be hosting James Beard, Craig Claiborne, Alfredo Viazzi and more, for late-night dinners at their loft downtown. Everyone would hang out, talk, drink wine and cook. I…

How to Repel Mosquitoes

How to Repel Mosquitoes

If you are a bug magnet, like I am, you are already getting nervous about this summer’s impending mosquito invasion. And even if you’re not an irresistible attraction for hungry Arthropods, the opportunity to avoid being bitten is always something to aspire to. In Naturally Bug-Free (Storey Publishing, 2016), author…