Month: October 2013

Slim Man Cooks Broccoli and Peppers

Broccoli and peppers and My Dad’s Cell Phone When my Dad found his dream spot on top of a mountain in the Catskills in upstate New York, there was nothing there but an empty cinder block garage with a dirt floor and an...

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Slim Man Cooks Monkfish Fra Diavolo

My cousin told me I needed a colonoscopy. This wasn’t just a casual conversation at a bar, or a football game, or in front of the family at Sunday dinner. My cousin was also my doctor.  Before that, his Dad–my uncle...

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Slim Man Makes Tomato Salad

A-rabs. The “A” is long, like “A”–Rod.  Except A-rabs are a lot more like-able. In Baltimore, they used to have street A-rabs.  These guys had brightly colored wagons, pulled by small horses, that were decorated with...

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