today at chez andrew…

Pasta with Broccoli and Oil with Sundried Tomatoes


a saturday stroll through harlem

After a slow morning of heavy eating, finishing a wonderful book and catching up on cartoons, I decided to go for a stroll on the sunny day that was yesterday. I set a goal to visit the Morris-Jumel Mansion which is a bit north from me. On the way I came across Coogan’s Bluff which apart from it’s homeless camps and beautiful nature trail, used to overlook the old Polo Grounds where all of New York’s sports teams used to play.

This trail seemed to go on forever so thankfully I found a large rock which led to a park  (which I will definitely soon be visiting to relax despite weird looks I got from locals who saw me emerge from the forest). I found my way to the Jumel Terrace Historic District which has a wide array of beautiful houses that you just can not see anyplace else in New York.
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