Tag Archives: Little Italy

Oh My, Pizza Pie!

grilled pizza from chow.com
Summertime means bbq‘s in the back yard every night. So finding new things to throw on the grill is a must, because no matter how tasty the burgers and dogs might be you have to add some variety to the mix.
There are so many things you can grill up for dinner from bbq chicken to swordfish steaks to kabobs of peppers and eggplant. I’ve even heard of grilled watermelon as a substitute for a burger. But one of my favorite things to cook on the grill has to be pizza.
Grilled pizza takes practice. You can’t just do …

 

Little Italy here we come!

We are off to Mulberry Street!  It has been years since I have been on Mulberry Street.   Growing up in New York I would often go to Little Italy and visit Caffé Roma, Caffé Napoli, and Ferrara’s just to name a few places all the time.   September would not be the same without a visit to the Feast of San Gennaro.  So many memories!
Tonight as I walked Kudzu onto Mulberry Street there was an incredible amount of activity. The sidewalks were filled with people.   Restaurants one right after the other had their menus on the street and each restaurant had …

 

My dog Kudzu takes on New York!

It just happened by chance that when we were leaving Virginia, my sister was going to be in New York.  Since New York was the half way point on our way back to Boston, why not stop in the city that never sleeps and get a taste of New York!  I am a New Yorker by birth and it has been a long time since I’ve been back how I could not stop! This stop in New York was meant to be and I was going to take advantage of it!
Lucky for me the hotel my sister was staying at …