Articles

You can read about my book, Food Lovers’ Guide to Queens, on its dedicated page, here. I also have a robust Contently portfolio. Below are some of my favorite articles.

Interview With Zora O’Neill, Author of All Strangers Are Kin. [We Heart Astoria]
A fascinating story of language studies and cultural immersion in the Middle East and North Africa, by NYC author Zora O’Neill.

Second Look: Carob [Paste Magazine]
It’s more than a “chocolate alternative”; it’s also a legume. 

Best of the Outer Boroughs [Specialty Food Magazine]
Where to find interesting ingredients in four of the five New York City boroughs.

Astoria Breakfast: Greek Frappés and Phyllo Pies at To Laiko [Real Cheap Eats]
Morning treats from a tiny Greek coffeeshop in the northern reaches of Astoria, Queens. 

BEAR Memories with Natasha Pogrebinsky [We Heart Astoria]
Memories, observations, and thoughts from chef Natasha Pogrebinsky on running BEAR, a Modern Russian restaurant that operated in Astoria for almost five years. 

Happy Cricket Memories [Cricket Magazine]
How reading Cricket Magazine in my youth set me up to be a well-rounded human.