I loved Ken Jennings, I slowly grew emotionally attached to Katie Couric, I thought Anderson Cooper was maybe a little mean to Kelley (perhaps with a longer format, the steam cleaner story could have been romantic?) — FWIW Bill Whitaker should be the permanent host if he wants to be! I love Mr. Whitaker's energy, he reminds me of Mr. Alex Trebek in the best way.
Coming from Chicago, where Mexican / Latin American cuisine is thankfully abundant and delicious, to Connecticut, yes even the mighty city of New Haven, where the options are fewer and farther between, made me appreciate the amazing flavors of home-style cooking coming from the family-owned food truck La Patrona even more. For ten dollars or… Continue reading La Patrona Taco Truck, Long Wharf, New Haven, Conn.
It was a particularly interesting and beautifully brutal week of Easter. Large crowds began to line 18th street early the morning of Good Friday, selling crosses made of palms and steaming hot cups of champurrado. Around noon a procession of Roman soldiers walked Jesus to the park, where he was crucified before the thousands assembled.… Continue reading Via Crucis