'Do You Want to See My Improv Show?' and a Recipe for Panettone Bread Pudding

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In this column, Katherine Knowles divulges recipes you can make in your tiny New York City kitchen. Check out more of her recipes in our archives.

There is one rule that I live by above all others: Friends do not make friends go see their level-one-class improv shows.

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The Flaming Christmas Wreath and a Recipe for Spiced Chocolate Cookies

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In this column, Katherine Knowles divulges recipes you can make in your tiny New York City kitchen. Check out more of her recipes in our archives.

Jon strides out into the cold to collect the Christmas tree, returning with a shoulder full of pine needles and a heart full of Pioneering Spirit.

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Celebrate Sneak Like a Ninja Day With Lychee Martinis

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Jonathan Roberts
In this column, Katherine Knowles divulges recipes you can make in your tiny New York City kitchen. Check out more of her recipes in our archives.

Not a lot of people seem to know about Sneak Like a Ninja Day (December 5), although it's been going on for over a decade. I suppose keeping things a little under the radar is how the Ninjas would prefer it.

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Things to Be Thankful for and a Recipe for Pumpkin Showstopper Pavlova

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Jonathan Roberts
In this column, Katherine Knowles divulges recipes you can make in your tiny New York City kitchen. Check out more of her recipes in our archives.

So, incredibly, the spacecraft Rosetta caught up with speeding comet 67P and dropped a probe that is, as of right now, digging for information that could reveal the secrets of the origins of life on Earth.

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Couple Swapping and a Recipe for Anti-Drama Pumpkin Soup

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Jonathan Roberts
In this column, Katherine Knowles divulges recipes you can make in your tiny New York City kitchen. Check out more of her recipes in our archives.

"Speaking of couple swapping," said my mother, which, as it happens, we were not, "did we tell you about Peter and Lydia?"

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Cabin Fever and a Recipe for Pork Ragu

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Jonathan Roberts
In this column, Katherine Knowles divulges recipes you can make in your tiny New York City kitchen. Check out more of her recipes in our archives.

Fall. Season of mists, mellow fruitfulness, and cabins in the woods. Afternoons sitting on the porch with a mug of hot apple cider watching leaves spiral in the crisp air.

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Camelot and a Recipe for Halloween Chocolate Brownies

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Jonathan Roberts
In this column, Katherine Knowles divulges recipes you can make in your tiny New York City kitchen. Check out more of her recipes in our archives.

Skyping with my gorgeous godson Arthur back in London to catch up on the news:

He was excited to have played in his first-ever rugby match -- the first-ever Enfield Under 11 Rugby match of the season, in fact, which resulted in a rain-soaked nil-all draw, with three children taking trips to the ER.

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An Urban Ghost Story and a Recipe for Bobbing for Apples Punch

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Jonathan Roberts
In this column, Katherine Knowles divulges recipes you can make in your tiny New York City kitchen. Check out more of her recipes in our archives.

This, courtesy of my friend Sara, who related it after dinner one night as the apple punch simmered on the hob and the fire (totally legal, btw) flickered in the grate.

"When I first moved to New York, I got a great deal through a friend of a friend of my mom's: a studio that used to be part of a bigger apartment on Park Avenue. It was cheap, but in return, I'd go next door and sit with the lady who owned the building. I'd bring her milk and juice sometimes. She had the first stages of dementia and she liked to have company.


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Dog Day Halloween and a Recipe for Easy Coq au Vin-like Chicken Stew

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Jonathan Roberts
In this column, Katherine Knowles divulges recipes you can make in your tiny New York City kitchen. Check out more of her recipes in our archives.

"Not winning is not an option," said Dan at brunch way back in the summer, as he opened the brainstorming session to determine Beta's outfit in the Halloween Dog Parade.

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A Recipe for Plums and the Spooky Spirit of Fall

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Jonathan Roberts
In this column, Katherine Knowles divulges recipes you can make in your tiny New York City kitchen. Check out more of her recipes in our archives.

Fully into fall and getting into the spirit of the season, our friends Jess and Mike took us on a road trip to Sleepy Hollow, where you can tour the graveyard at night and listen to spooky stories while drinking spiked cider out of sippy cups.

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