Category Archives: Food

A Girls’ Got to Eat: I’m Making it Mexican Candy for Halloween

Hi F&F, Halloween seemed like the perfect time to share my recently developed passion for Mexican candy.  The spooky festival known as Halloween in the United States of America and known as La Noche de las Brujas in Mexico share the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Lunchtime

Hi F&F, Early this morning, before breakfast and well before lunchtime, I thought that today would be a good day to re-enter the WordPress waters. As you may have noticed, I’ve been quiet.  I guess, you could say ATreeGrowsinBklyn has been … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer

Hi F&F, Last summer was a scorcher and I’m anxious that we may get a repeat performance of nature’s red hot fury. Already, we have experienced temperatures in the upper 80’s.  I am not looking forward to that heat. What … Continue reading

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A Leisure for Less & A Girl’s Got to Eat Post: May 8th Means Free Cone Day at a Haagan-Das Shop Near You

Hi F&F, Free ice cream; click the picture; enough said. Peace, ATreeGrowsinBklyn Related articles Day 79: Ice Cream (herphotographable.wordpress.com)

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Indulge

Hi F&F, Eating lobster is an indulgence I came to late in life.  I found the crustaceans creepy. I found the cost prohibitive and I found cracking the claws intimidating.  That all changed after taking a road trip with some … Continue reading

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The Girl With the Dragon Fruit – A Girls’ got to eat Post

Hi F&F, It’s been a long while since I submitted a Girls’ Got to Eat Post (GGEP). I have not been fasting. I promise you; I’m still smacking my lips and snapping “pics” of memorable meals and munchies. For this post … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Between

Hi F&F, A luau is a Hawaiian feast; a celebration. Family and friends gather together and join in, with singing, dancing and plenty of eating.  There are all kinds of dishes served at a luau, but the most well know … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Breakfast

Hi F&F, I love breakfast (doesn’t everyone), but I’m no purest. I call whatever I’m eating between pre-dawn and noon – breakfast. In my younger days that could mean White Castle Hamburgers at 3:00 am; after a night of clubbing … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Fall

Hi F&F, American Chefs, such as Alice Waters in California and Dan Barber in New York are credited with championing the seasonal eating ethos.  I give them credit for boosting the trend but, really what we have is a reiteration … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Colorful

Hi F&F, It has been so hot that my brain is fried and my energy is low. So this post is all about efficiency.  I’m killing two birds with one stone. This post serves as my entry for the photo … Continue reading

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