Food for Thought

Here you’ll find all kinds of Food for Thought…heartwarming letters from our meal recipients, stories about how Citymeals is caring for our homebound neighbors, facts on nutrition and the elderly and much more.

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93-year-old Beatrice has lived in the same Bronx apartment for over fifty years, but she admits to never truly loving New York City. "I’m a country girl," she says with a laugh. Since she could remember, Beatrice always dreamed of returning to the small coastal town in which she grew up.

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Recipe Author: Daniel Boulud, Chef-Owner of DANIEL

Recipe Serves: 8

In honor of the first anniversary of Chefs Deliver, Citymeals Board Co-President Chef Daniel Boulud shares his recipe for a Provençal lamb stew – the meal he prepared for our homebound elderly neighbors on the first delivery in January 2014