Kirkus Reviews

17 Mar 16: “Sarah Schulman.” Author of The Cosmopolitans.
9 Mar 16: “Elizabeth Brundage.” Author of All Things Cease to Appear.
24 Feb 16: “Theresa Rebeck.” Author of I’m Glad About You.
12 Feb 16: “Amy Gustine.” Author of You Should Pity Us Instead.
10 Feb 16: “Chris Offutt.” Author of My Father, the Pornographer.
3 Feb 16: “Alexander Chee.” Author of The Queen of the Night.
15 Jan 16: “Maria Konnikova.” Author of The Confidence Game: Why We Fall for It … Every Time.
13 Jan 16: “Helen Ellis.” Author of American Housewife.
11 Jan 16: “Sunil Yapa.” Author of Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist.
20 Nov 15: “Out of the Frying Pan, Into the iPhone.” Kirkus talks to some of the masterminds reinventing cookbooks.
10 Nov 15: “Mary Beard.” Author of S.P.Q.R.: A History of Ancient Rome.
4 Nov 15: “Carrie Brownstein.” Author of Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl.
4 Nov 15: “Jennifer Wright.” Author of It Ended Badly: Thirteen of the Worst Breakups in History.
2 Nov 15: “Karen Olsson.” Author of All the Houses.
27 Oct 15: “Gregory Maguire.” Author of After Alice.
26 Oct 15: “Lauren Redniss.” Author of Thunder & Lightning: Weather Past, Present, Future.
22 Oct 15: “Paul Murray.” Author of The Mark and the Void.
20 Oct 15: “Amy Ellis Nutt.” Author of Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family.
12 Oct 15: “Susan Cheever.” Author of Drinking in America: Our Secret History.
28 Sep 15: “Paul Theroux.” Author of Deep South: Four Seasons on Back Roads.
23 Sep 15: “Lori Ostlund.” Author of After the Parade.
4 Sep 15: “Mac Barnett & Christian Robinson.” Author of Leo: A Ghost Story.
3 Sep 15: “Carolyn Mackler.” Author of Infinite in Between.
27 Aug 15: “David Lagercrantz.” Author of The Girl in the Spider’s Web.
18 Aug 15: “Susan Barker.” Author of The Incarnations.
14 Aug 15: “Helen Phillips.” Author of The Beautiful Bureaucrat.
3 Aug 15: “Lauren Holmes.” Author of Barbara the Slut: And Other People.
31 July 15: “J. Ryan Stradal.” Author of Kitchens of the Great Midwest.
28 July 15: “Paula McLain.” Author of Circling the Sun.
21 July 15: “Ben Marcus.” Editor of New American Stories.
15 July 15: “Annie Liontas.” Author of Let Me Explain You.
8 July 15: “Bethany Barton.” Author of I’m Trying To Love Spiders.
7 July 15: “Julia Pierpont.” Author of Among the Ten Thousand Things.
30 June 15: “Naomi Jackson.” Author of The Star Side of Bird Hill.
29 June 15: “Emily Mitchell.” Author of Viral: Stories.
19 June 15: “Mia Alvar.” Author of In the Country.
15 June 15: “Kate Walbert.” Author of The Sunken Cathedral.
1 June 15: “Sophie McManus.” Author of The Unfortunates.
1 June 15: “Stevie Phillips.” Author of Judy & Liza & Robert & Freddie @ David & Sue & Me….
28 May 15: “Peter Nichols.” Author of The Rocks.
20 May 15: “Margaret Lazarus Dean.” Author of Leaving Orbit: Notes from the Last Days of American Spaceflight..
14 May 15: “Harrison Scott Key.” Author of The World’s Largest Man.
4 May 15: “Barry Estabrook.” Author of Pig Tales: An Omnivore’s Quest for Sustainable Meat.
24 Apr 15: “Elizabeth Alexander.” Author of The Light of the World.
14 Apr 15: “Emily Schultz.” Author of The Blondes.
10 Apr 15: “Troy Andrews & Bryan Collier.” Author & illustrator of Trombone Shorty.
6 Apr 15: “Mary Norris.” Author of Between You & Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen.
1 Apr 15: “T.C. Boyle.” Author of The Harder They Come.
30 Mar 15: “Kirker Butler.” Author of Pretty Ugly.
26 Mar 15: “Christian Kiefer.” Author of The Animals.
23 Mar 15: “Nova Ren Suma.” Author of The Walls Around Us.
18 Mar 15: “Barney Frank.” Author of Frank: A Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage.
10 Mar 15: “James Grissom.” Author of Follies of God: Tennessee Williams and the Women of the Fog.
10 Mar 15: “Jamie Kornegay.” Author of Soil.
3 Mar 15: “Jill Ciment.” Author of Act of God.
10 Feb 15: “Kelly Link.” Author of Get in Trouble.
5 Feb 15: “Katherine Heiny.” Author of Single, Carefree, Mellow.
2 Feb 15: “M.O. Walsh.” Author of My Sunshine Away.
27 Jan 15: “Brooke Davis.” Author of Lost & Found.
21 Jan 15: “Jennifer Niven.” Author of All the Bright Places.
13 Jan 15: “Paula Hawkins.” Author of The Girl on the Train.
9 Jan 15: “Harriet Lane.” Author of Her.
2 Jan 15: “Rebecca Harrington.” Author of I’ll Have What She’s Having: My Adventures in Celebrity Dieting.
30 Dec 14: “Priya Parmar.” Author of Vanessa and Her Sister.
9 Dec 14: “Best Quips from the Best Nonfiction Writers of 2014.”
28 Nov 14: “John Safran.” Author of God’ll Cut You Down: The Tangled Tale of a White Supremacist, a Black Hustler, a Murder, and How I Lost a Year in Mississippi.
19 Nov 14: “Best Quips from the Best Fiction Writers of 2014.”
14 Nov 14: “Laura Kipnis.” Author of Men: Notes from an Ongoing Investigation.
28 Oct 14: “Molly Gloss.” Author of Falling from Horses.
16 Oct 14: “Jake Halpern.” Author of Bad Paper: Chasing Debt from Wall Street to the Underworld.
9 Oct 14: “Robert Marbury.” Author of Taxidermy Art: A Rogue’s Guide to the Work, the Culture, and How to Do It Yourself.
8 Oct 14: “Jane Smiley.” Author of Some Luck.
3 Oct 14: “Edward Carey.” Author of Heap House.
3 Oct 14: “Meg Wolitzer.” Author of Belzhar.
2 Oct 14: “Carl Hiaasen.” Author of Skink—No Surrender.
1 Oct 14: “Garth Stein.” Author of A Sudden Light.
30 Sep 14: “S.C. Gwynne.” Author of Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson.
29 Sep 14: “Mark Bailey & Edward Hemingway.” Author & illustrator of Of All the Gin Joints: Stumbling through Hollywood History.
25 Sep 14: “Caitlin Moran.” Author of How to Build a Girl.
24 Sep 14: “Jandy Nelson.” Author of I’ll Give You the Sun.
5 Sep 14: “Deborah L. Rhode.” Author of What Women Want: An Agenda for the Women’s Movement.
28 Aug 14: “Tony Earley.” Author of Mr. Tall.
25 Aug 14: “Jules Feiffer.” Author of Kill My Mother.
20 Aug 14: “Stephan Eirik Clark.” Author of Sweetness #9.
18 Aug 14: “Matthew Thomas.” Author of We Are Not Ourselves.
13 Aug 14: “Jess Row.” Author of Your Face in Mine.
4 Aug 14: “Amy Bloom.” Author of Lucky Us.
1 Aug 14: “Yelena Akhtiorskaya.” Author of Panic in a Suitcase.
24 Jul 14: “Hannah Hart.” Author of My Drunk Kitchen: A Guide to Eating, Drinking, and Going with Your Gut.
16 Jul 14: “Marja Mills.” Author of The Mockingbird Next Door: Life with Harper Lee.
15 Jul 14: “Tiphanie Yanique.” Author of Land of Love and Drowning.
3 Jul 14: “Emily Gould.” Author of Friendship.
1 Jul 14: “Mira Jacob.” Author of The Sleepwalker’s Guide to Dancing.
25 Jun 14: “Alyson Foster.” Author of God Is an Astronaut.
17 Jun 14: “Lisa Howorth.” Author of Flying Shoes.
5 Jun 14: “John Waters.” Author of Carsick: John Waters Hitchhikes Across America.
4 Jun 14: “Adam Rogers.” Author of Proof: The Science of Booze.
20 May 14: “Geoff Dyer.” Author of Another Great Day at Sea: Life Aboard the USS George H.W. Bush.
19 May 14: “Kate Payne.” Author of The Hip Girl’s Guide to the Kitchen.
16 May 14: “Roz Chast.” Author of Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?
15 May 14: “Kaui Hart Hemmings.” Author of The Possibilities.
14 May 14: “Evan Osnos.” Author of Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China.
13 May 14: “Ava Chin.” Author of Eating Wildly: Foraging for Life, Love and the Perfect Meal.
12 May 14: “Bret Anthony Johnston.” Author of Remember Me Like This.
6 May 14: “Ruth Reichl.” Author of Delicious!
2 May 14: “Stacey D’Erasmo.” Author of Wonderland.
1 May 14: “A.L. Kennedy.” Author of All the Rage.
23 Apr 14: “Elizabeth McCracken.” Author of Thunderstruck & Other Stories.
21 Apr 14: “Francine Prose.” Author of Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932.
11 Apr 14: “Brian Doyle.” Author of The Plover.
8 Apr 14: “Barbara Ehrenreich.” Author of Living with a Wild God: A Nonbeliever’s Search for the Truth about Everything.
8 Apr 14: “Lydia Davis.” Author of Can’t and Won’t.
7 Apr 14: “Akhil Sharma.” Author of Family Life.
1 Apr 14: “Kevin Powers.” Author of Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting: Poems.
25 Mar 14: “Ted Thompson.” Author of The Land of Steady Habits.
21 Mar 14: “Susanna Kaysen.” Author of Cambridge.
12 Mar 14: “Siri Hustvedt.” Author of The Blazing World.
10 Mar 14: “Phil Klay.” Author of Redeployment.
5 Mar 14: “Aaron Thier.” Author of The Ghost Apple.
5 Mar 14: “Dinaw Mengestu.” Author of All Our Names.
3 Mar 14: “Blake Bailey.” Author of The Splendid Things We Planned.
20 Feb 14: “Getting to Know Josephine.” Patricia Hruby Powell’s Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker, illustrated by Christian Robinson.
11 Feb 14: “Based in Fact, but Felt from the Imagination.” Susan Minot’s Thirty Girls.
4 Feb 14: “Confronting Death (and Laughing a Little, Too).” Carole Radziwill’s The Widow’s Guide to Sex and Dating.
28 Jan 14: “Falling in Love with a Book, Again and Again.” Rebecca Mead’s My Life in Middlemarch.
24 Jan 14: “Story by Story, a Chinese Writer Changes Readers’ Minds.” Yu Hua’s Boy in the Twilight: Stories of the Hidden China.
22 Jan 14: “Victimized by Their Own Idealism.” Joyce Carol Oates’s Carthage.
14 Jan 14: “Substantial Numbers of Interpretation.” E.L. Doctorow’s Andrew’s Brain.
13 Jan 14: “Whistling in the Dark.” James Magnuson’s Famous Writers I Have Known.
9 Jan 14: “The Need to Return.” Elisabeth de Waal’s The Exiles Return.
6 Jan 14: “A Novelist with Freedom of Imagination, However Dystopian.” Chang-rae Lee’s On Such a Full Sea.
2 Jan 14: “Writer Investigates a Brutal Pairing: Authors and Alcohol.” Olivia Laing’s The Trip to Echo Spring: On Writers and Drinking.
11 Dec 13: “Best Books of 2013: Publishing’s Golden Days at Its Most Legendary House.” Boris Kachka’s Hothouse: The Art of Survival and the Survival of Art at America’s Most Celebrated Publishing House, Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
6 Dec 13: “Detective, Up in the Air.” Richard Holmes’s Falling Upwards: How We Took to the Air.
15 Nov 13: “Toying with a Classic.” Ronald Frame’s Havisham.
1 Nov 13: “Saying Goodbye to Santini.” Pat Conroy’s The Death of Santini: The Story of a Father and His Son.
22 Oct 13: “Old World, New Values.” Luke Barr’s Provence, 1970: M.F.K. Fisher, Julia Child, James Beard, and the Reinvention of American Taste.
11 Oct 13: “In One Novel, the Vast History of an Entire People.” Gabi Gleichmann’s The Elixir of Immortality.
8 Oct 13: “Serving Up a Little Intrigue.” Allen Salkin’s From Scratch: Inside the Food Network.
1 Oct 13: “Airbrushed from History.” Stephen Kinzer’s The Brothers: John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and Their Secret World War.
30 Sep 13: “A Woman in Full.” Elizabeth Gilbert’s The Signature of All Things.
23 Sep 13: “Local Souls in Search of Mates.” Allan Gurganus’s Local Souls.
19 Sep 13: “Veteran Writer Still Wants the Best for His Characters.” Nicholson Bakers’s Traveling Sprinkler.
19 Sep 13: “Making Sense of Something Shocking.” Molly Haskell’s My Brother, My Sister: Story of a Transformation.
18 Sep 13: “Five Days at Memorial, a Lifetime of Questions.” Sheri Finks’s Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital.
16 Sep 13: “You Love Me, Right?” Koren Zailckas’s Mother, Mother.
12 Sep 13: “Boy Becomes Artist” David Schickler’s The Dark Path.
9 Sep 13: “Something Itchy’s Going On … “ David Shannon’s Bugs in My Hair!.
26 Aug 13: “Quietly Taking Notes on Other People’s Lives.” Wilton Barnhardt’s Lookaway, Lookaway.
7 Aug 13: “Practiced Novelist Sets Out for New Territory.” Steve Yarbrough’s The Realm of Last Chances.
5 Aug 13: “Watching the Waves Roll In.” Christine Montross’s Falling into the Fire: A Psychiatrist’s Encounters with the Mind in Crisis.
22 July 2013: “My Brain, My Self.” Patricia Churchland’s Touching a Nerve: The Self as Brain.
17 Jul 13: “Hero or Villain? Or Neither?” Chuck Klosterman’s I Wear the Black Hat: Grappling with Villains (Real and Imagined).
11 Jul 13: “Remembering the Lost Girls.” Robert Kolker’s Lost Girls: An Unsolved American Mystery.
11 Jul 13: “Nature’s Little Jokes.” Jincy Willett’s Amy Falls Down.
10 Jul 13: “Bending the Clock’s Hands.” Andrew Sean Greer’s The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells.
9 Jul 13: “Serving Up a Blue Plate Special.” Kate Christensen’s Blue Plate Special: An Autobiography of My Appetites.
27 Jun 13: “Out on a Limb.” Andrew Hudgins’ The Joker: A Memoir.
12 Jun 13: “A Mammoth Art Project: Sculpting New Life.” Clyde Edgerton’s Papadaddy’s Book for New Fathers: Advice to Dads of All Ages .
10 Jun 13: “One Voice, but Thousands Participate.” Shindig offers authors new digital platform.
10 Jun 13: “They Who Laugh, Last.” Ruth Wisse’s No Joke: Making Jewish Humor.
16 May 13: “Acquired Taste.” Raymond Sokolov’s Steal the Menu: A Memoir of Forty Years in Food.
7 May 13: “Waging Daily War – With the Plate.” Mika Brzezinski’s Obsessed: America’s Food Addiction—and My Own.
3 May 13: “The Book That’s Become the Law.” Gary Greenberg’s The Book of Woe: The DSM and the Unmaking of Psychiatry.
11 Apr 13: “Home Is Where the Imagination Is.” Liza Palmer’s Nowhere but Home.
2 Apr 13: “Life Underground, Mysteries Aboveground.” Peter Rock’s The Shelter Cycle.
29 Mar 13: “Taking a Big Gulp into Weird Science.” Mary Roach’s Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal.
20 Mar 13: “Small Mark, Big Emotion.” Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenheld’s Exclamation Mark. (print edition)
12 Mar 13: “‘Raising Cubby,’ but Fighting for His Freedom.” John Elder Robison’s Raising Cubby: A Father and Son’s Adventures with Asperger’s, Trains, Tractors, and High Explosives
5 Feb 13: “Wedged Between Slavery and Freedom.” Gene Allen Smith’s The Slaves’ Gamble.


My food column for Ulster Publishing’s Almanac—originally “Small Potatoes,” then “Taste”—celebrated its sixth anniversary on 14 Feb 2013.

7 November 2014: “The doyenne of desserts brings Baking Bible to Rhinebeck.”
6 November 2014: “Hudson Valley up-and-coming distilleries, microbreweries & cideries.”
25 September 2014: “Alice Waters visits the Hudson Valley.”
9 August 2013: “Culinary superman Francisco Migoya opens Hudson Chocolates in Poughkeepsie.”
21 July 2013: “Whitecliff Vineyard in Gardiner to host Bounty of the Hudson wine & food festival.”
28 June 2013: “The master of macaroni.” Gianni Scappin’s Pasta.
14 June 2013: “Some of my favorite Happy Hours in the mid-Hudson Valley.”
3 May 2013: “Kimchee by the DMV.” Café East in Kingston.
17 April 2013: “Fowl is fare.” Quattro’s Farm Store in Pleasant Valley.
13 April 2013: “On the Hudson Valley cheese trail.”
28 Feb 2013: “Fortnight for foodies.” Hudson Valley Restaurant Week returns.
13 Feb 2013: “Delicious energy.” Whey Beyond Bars of Wappingers Falls are delicious and nutritious.
1 Feb 2013: “Amanda Cohen brings her graphic novel cookbook to Rhinebeck.”
18 Jan 2013: “Reading with roots: Three essential Hudson Valley cookbooks.”
29 Dec 2012: “Megan’s Top Ten culinary experiences of 2012.”
27 Nov 2012: “Oliver Kita Great Estates.” Chocolatier Oliver Kita presents a selection of chocolate truffles inspired by the region’s majestic mansions.
12 Nov 2012: “Comfort food in a storm.” Tempest-born apple dumplings from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook.
25 Oct 2012: “Haven from the storm.” Julie Neely’s Haven Coffee and Espresso Bar in Middle Hope offers great breakfast, lunch, and homey desserts.
20 Sept 2012: “Beer, here.” State’s best brews to be showcased at Terrapin in Rhinebeck.
5 Sept 2012: “Burn, baby, burn.” Ignite your own kitchen inferno with homemade hot sauce.
24 Aug 2012: “Keegan’s limited-edition black beer to honor of 30th anniversary of CIA’s American Bounty.”
13 Aug 2012: “Highland’s Bad Seed Cider makes a drink beer lovers can respect.”
29 July 2012: “Grab-able gourmet.” Rhinebeck’s bluecashew to host book-signing with Eat with Your Hands author Zakary Pelaccio.
14 July 2012: “Bold as Brasserie 292.” Po-town eatery looks good, tastes even better.
7 July 2012: “Gunk Haus brings German cuisine & international beers to Clintondale.”
13 June 2012: “Summer fruit, makes me feel fine.” A paean to the local berry bounty, with prep ideas.
31 May 2012: “What’s shaking.” The Stockade Tavern is bringing old-school cool back to Uptown Kingston.
5 May 2012: “A festive fifth.” Where to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in the mid-Hudson, con gusto.
17 May 2012: “Home Sweet Home.” Rebecca Miller Ffrench offers up old family recipes to evoke a delicious past.
19 April 2012: “Ian Knauer’s new cookbook.”
21 March 2012: “Finding fine vegan fare in the mid-Hudson Valley.”
29 Feb 2012: “Yum Yum Noodle Bar opens in Kingston.”
15 Feb 2012: “Why do you think they call it ‘romance’?” Valentine’s Day dinner at A Tavola in New Paltz.
2 Feb 2012: “Make these amazing Super Bowl wings.”
11 Jan 2012: “Bake your winter.” Tips to make your seasonal feel-good cooking even better.
28 Dec 2011: “#delicious.” Twitter feeds help local diners feed themselves.
7 Dec 2011: “You take Manhattan.” Lots of fantastic dining here in the Hudson Valley, without the schlep and big-city prices.
23 Nov 2011: “No-fuss Noël.” A few tips to make holiday hosting less stressful.
9 Nov 2011: “Small package, good things.” Business profile of the Matchbox Cafe in Rhinebeck, New York.
13 Oct 2011: “Say it ain’t so, John.” The DePuy Canal House closes its restaurant doors after 42 years and begins a new chapter.
29 Sept 2011: “Small wonders.” Moxie Cupcake in New Paltz offers baked morsels ranging from sweet to savory.
9 Sept 2011: “Under the Tuscan bun.” In which our intrepid food reporter eats her way through most of a regione of Italy.
17 Aug 2011: “Beer near here.” NYS Craft BeerFest at Terrapin Catering in Staatsburg was a showcase of superior suds.
20 July 2011: “Al fresco freshness.” Gardiner’s Phillies Bridge Farm hosts “Meal in the Field” July 30.
7 July 2011: “Saran raps.” An interview with Top Chef Masters’ Suvir Saran.
24 June 2011: “The Joy of cooking.” Pioneering vegetarian and octogenarian Joy Gross shares her recipes and tips in a new book.
9 June 2011: “The Tao of meat.” Fleisher’s new book lays bare butcher’s lore.
27 May 2011: “Grape expectations.” Fine Wine + Fine Art auction with Kevin Zraly to benefit Dorsky Museum.
11 May 2011: “Trial by CIA.” Jonathan Dixon dishes on life at Hyde Park’s formidable culinary school in new book Beaten, Seared and Sauced.
28 April 2011: “Spice is the variety of life.”
8 April 2011: “Inter-nosh-ional Twisted Soul in Poughkeepsie.” Twisted Soul Food Concepts is a haven for globetrotting gourmets.
23 March 2011: “Bringing fresh produce to the vulnerable.” Announcing Phillies Bridge’s sixth Farm to Families Benefit Dinner at Robibero Family Vineyards.
7 March 2011: “Fortuitous fortnight.” Hudson Valley Restaurant Week returns, boasting bargain prix-fixe meals at more than 150 area restaurants.
23 Feb 2011: “Thai one on.” Not unlike Carrie Bradshaw of Sex and the City, I am the occasional beneficiary of indulgences that belie a journalist’s salary.
28 Jan 2011: “In for the mill.” TuthillHouse at the Mill serves American country cooking and Italian-inspired dishes, refined dining with warmth.
7 Jan 2011: “Something in Commons.” If you weren’t born before this date in 1949, you won’t get a room at Vineyard Commons—but you can get a table.
29 Dec 2010: “Keep on wokking in the free world.” Norma Chang served up a trio of quick-fix Chinese dishes at the Kingston Library on Saturday, December 18.
24 Nov 2010: “Holiday dinner 911.” Tips, tricks, and fixes from culinary veterans John DeShetler and Ric Orlando.
12 Nov 2010: “Lidia Bastianich’s Italian Christmas.” An interview with chef, author, and restauranteur Lidia Bastianich.

Gourmet Live

9 Jan 2013: “Weekly Roundup: Recipes Starring Leeks.”
7 Jan 2013: “Weekly Roundup: Biscuits.”
26 Dec 2012: “Image of the Week: Squash Soup.”
24 Dec 2012: “Food Blog of the Week: parsnips aplenty.”
23 Dec 2012: “What We’re Cooking: All Things Nutmeg.”
19 Dec 2012: “The 53 Best Things We Ate This Year.” No. 3, Grilled Oysters with Garlic-Chile Butter, Cochon (photo and text).
19 Dec 2012: “Image of the Week: Caramel Pineapple Cheesecake.”
12 Dec 2012: “Image of the Week: Pain au Chocolat.”
10 Dec 2012: “Food Blog of the Week: Quick and Dirty in the Kitchen.”
9 Dec 2012: “What We’re Cooking: Hearty Make-Ahead Meals.”
7 Dec 2012: “Weekly Roundup: Baked Eggs.”
3 Dec 2012: “Food Blog of the Week: CakeWalk.”
30 Nov 2012: “Weekly Roundup: Recipes Starring Chia Seeds.”
28 Nov 2012: “Image of the Week: Caramel Cake.”
26 Nov 2012: “Food Blog of the Week: Emiko Davies.”
12 Nov 2012: “Food Blog of the Week: Figs in the Sun.”
11 Nov 2012: “What We’re Cooking: Pumpkin Pie Alternatives.”
7 Nov 2012: “Image of the Week: Braided Onions.”
5 Nov 2012: “Food Blog of the Week: Como Water.”
4 Nov 2012: “What We’re Cooking: Duck Fat.”
2 Nov 2012: “What We’re Cooking: Satisfying Soups.”
24 Oct 2012: “Image of the Week: Nordic Deerdog.”
21 Oct 2012: “What We’re Cooking: Cardamom Delights.”
12 Oct 2012: “Weekly Roundup: Classic and Creative Pizza Recipes.”
10 Oct 2012: “Image of the Week: Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls.”
30 Sept 2012: “What We’re Cooking: Concord Grape Recipes.”
26 Sept 2012: “Image of the Week: Tri-Color Potato Galette.”
21 Sept 2012: “Weekly Roundup: All Things Peanut Butter.”

Ulster Publishing

12 Sept 2011: “Hudson Valley haven: Author Larry Carr reads ‘Pancake Hollow Primer’ Sept. 16.”
1 Sept 2011: “Locally grown,” a dual profile of John and Vivian Wadlin of Highland.
22 Aug 2011: “Battle of the Sexes: Award-winning animators to hold fundraising event at The Falcon in Marlboro.” Award-winning animators Signe Baumane and Bill Plympton present the Battle of the Sexes fundraiser to promote excellence (and titillation) in animation.
25 July 2011: “Vintage Visionary: Judy Go Vintage celebrates one year in Tillson.”
14 July 2011: “Seek the creek: Lloyd’s hidden treasure, Black Creek.”
11 July 2011: “For what it’s worth: Sal Tantillo opens Ohioville Consignment.”
7 July 2011: “Whoops marks the spot: Hudson Valley Rail Trail vandalized.”
23 June 2011: “Local color: DM Weil gallery opens in Gardiner.”
30 Sept 2010: “The next chapter: Highland Public Library eyes Commercial Avenue for major expansion.”
2 Sept 2010: “What’s your sign? ‘Carrying’ in New Paltz, now through Nov. 14.”
19 Aug 2010: “Small Potatoes, The audacity of hops,” on Terrapin’s fourth annual NYS Craft Beer Expo.
8 July 2010: “Change of heart: Lloyd Planning board reverses Highland Square decision, 5-0.”
17 May 2010: “Small Potatoes, Love me tenderloin,” in which I attend a pig slaughter arranged by Fleisher’s in Kingston.
12 May 2010: “Operation: Operational Budget, Marlboro proposes 1.8% tax increase; three BOE candidates vie for two seats.”
29 April 2010: “Small Potatoes, Rhubarb rehabilitated,” an early food column with rhubarb upside-down cake recipe.
9 April 2010: “Giving back: Resident asks Highland teachers to forgo raises.”
18 March 2010: “Small Potatoes, Soda bread cred.”
4 Feb 2010: “Small Potatoes, Destination: Jamaica.”
23 Oct 2008: “Small Potatoes, Destination: Buffalo.”
12 June 2008: “Small Potatoes: Bistro Mountain Store.”