Ahh, New York. Would that we could have an acre out back for straw bale tomatoes, climbing cucumbers and whatever other delectable treats we could imagine. It’s all we can do to put a few simple herbs out on the front stoop now that summer has officially arrived. I stopped by the Union Square farmers market this week and picked up the bare essentials: basils, rosemary, thyme, oregano, parsley. After a week of squalls today was the perfect day to plant them! Now, what should we have for dinner?
A few great things happened to me today. I finished my first Sudoku puzzle. Ever. It took me 19:52 (which I think is a long time but felt like a butterfly kiss of an eyelash flutter).
I got a Hyacinth at the Union Square Farmers Market (and said silently to myself “they called me the Hyacinth Girl”).
I watched this: