A Girls’ got to eat: Cool as a Beet

Hi F&F,

It was hot yesterday but, I was as cool as a cucumber beet. I spent a fun day with my very cool friend Gay. We slowly strolled through the High Line and had a tasty lunch at the Ronneybrook Milk Bar at Chelsea Market. I had a refreshing salad of yellow beets, fennel, and goat cheese.  It was garnished with garlic toast rounds and a splash of light pesto. Gay and I shared a side order of mac and cheese. The mac and cheese was not exactly summer fare but, I am always on the hunt for “smack your mama good” mac and cheese.  This rendition of the ubiquitous comfort food was good but, not parental abuse worthy.

Peace,

ATreeGrowsinBklyn

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I’m an analog girl living in a digital world. I’m happy except when I’m sad. I’m serious, smart and sophisticated except when I’m silly, obtuse and crude. I’m ambitious and disciplined; except when I’m apathetic and self indulgent. I‘m thoughtful, generous and honest; except when I’m insensitive, cheap and lying. I’m grateful; I’m grateful; I am grateful.
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4 Responses to A Girls’ got to eat: Cool as a Beet

  1. Moe says:

    Nothing like some “smack yo mama good” mac and cheese! LOL. That beet salad looks delish. You know I love me some beets…..
    -M

  2. Susanne says:

    Oh, that sounds fabulous; good friends, good food, good weather — an adventure! So tell me, are yellow beets really as delicious as the traditional red ones? There are definite trade offs to be considered with tomatoes.

    The summer begins!

  3. Charlene says:

    OMG! I am embarrassed to say that I have yet to visit Highland Park. I am so jealous. Good for you!

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