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Mother's Day

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Top Mother's Day Articles

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  • Welcome to National Corndog Day... a couple of days late

     
    First of all, let me state categorically that I've never had a corndog; and by the time I die I will not have eaten a corndog. But I'm taking a lot of flak for having missed National Corndog Day, which......
  • Next week's Top 10

     
    Earlier today CantonKate asked for recommendations or ideas for Mother's Day, which is May 10. It's certainly not too early. Here's what we did about Mother's Day last year, when my daughter was, sniff, temporarily living at home. Mother's Day......
  • The best bakery angel food cake

     
    Food Editor Kate is working on a piece for Mother's Day on desserts to make with angel food cake. She asked me if I would post something here asking for suggestions for bakeries that have a decent one, in case......
  • Top 10 Restaurants You Haven't Thought of for Mother's Day

     
    When I asked for suggestions from readers for Mother's Day in an earlier post, I only got two. Thank you, NotableM and Matthew. (I did get more recommendations for Colorado -- don't ask -- but I'm trying to pretend that......
  • Long Island neighbors bewildered at death of family

    A wreath of bright flowers decorates the front door of the tidy white-brick house on First Street, across from the fairways of the Cherry Valley Club. Occasionally, someone comes by to drop off a bouquet, a note of condolence attached. The inhabitants...
  • Where to go for Mother's Day

     
    Just a reminder: Next week I've got to come up with the 10 best restaurants to celebrate Mother's Day. Of course, I can simply mention the restaurants that one mother (me) would most liked to be taken to, but that......
  • A handwritten note from the server

     
    I got the following e-mail from a reader who wanted to remain anonymous. She had eaten at Sullivan's Steakhouse and then gotten a handwritten note from her server, something that's never happened to me. But, of course, it wouldn't, would it?......
  • All the restaurant news that's fit to print

     
    Sometimes when I get back from vacation, I open my Microsoft Outlook Inbox, take a look, and feel like closing it back up, the way a surgeon must feel when he opens up a patient and finds the cancer has......
  • 'Jon & Kate Plus 8': The marriage is off, but the show goes on

     
    TMZ.com and People.com are reporting that tonight's big announcement on Jon & Kate Plus 8 is that J&K have filed for divorce, but the producers drag out the news until the tail-end of the show, of course.Weirdly, the show is......
  • Top 10 Mistakes Restaurant Goers Make

     
    In an earlier post we talked about the mistakes diners make. Not the things that annoy the wait staff, which was the subject of another post, but things we do as restaurant goers that make the experience less than stellar.......
  • Mother's Day deals

     
    Mother's Day is the biggest day of the year for dining out. Reason enough to dine in, if you ask me. But for those willing to brave the crowds, there are lots of Mother's Day specials out there. Rather than attempt......
  • Waverly Market report

     
    Alan Morstein of Regi's sends this week's dispatch from Waverly Market. Here's Alan. LVNo window shoppers today at Waverly. Everyone is carrying bags and the lot was full when I left at 7:30. Today's features included local strawberries, rhubarb, all........