Monthly Archives: June 2015

Power Plant

Back in the 1980s, I went to art school, and I along with all of the other illustration majors were required to take a minor course in photography. We had to shoot the photos as well as process the negatives … Continue reading

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Classic Potato Salad

This is my version of grandma’s potato salad. If you’re barbecue bound this weekend and have three pounds of fingerlings and some shaved truffles, you may want to head over to Pinterest – this is not your potato salad. This recipe … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Number Ninety One

Ninety-first in a series creating a collage using five elements.

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Big Timber Creek

Back in the 1980s, I went to art school, and I along with all of the other illustration majors were required to take a minor course in photography. We had to shoot the photos as well as process the negatives … Continue reading

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Pan-Seared Vealchops

One of the advantages of living a stone’s throw to some really great butchers is getting fantastic cuts of meat – like the vealchops I bought over the weekend. Dipped in seasoned flour, pan-seared, and finished off in the oven. … Continue reading

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Still No Sign of the Sign

I had recently written about the refurbishment of the iconic electrified boot that adorned the facade of the Boot & Saddle Bar only to be disappointed a few days later by the mysterious disappearance of that sign. Sadly, I have … Continue reading

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The Grey Man – Changes

In March of last year, J.L. Curtis published his first book The Grey Man – Vignettes. Less than seven months later, he followed up with Payback – the second book in the series. Yesterday he released book three – The Grey … Continue reading

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Dad

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Happy Father’s Day!

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Friday Five – Number Ninety

Ninetieth in a series creating a collage using five elements.

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Eagle Point Refinery

Back in the 1980s, I went to art school, and I along with all of the other illustration majors were required to take a minor course in photography. We had to shoot the photos as well as process the negatives … Continue reading

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A Sad Shrek

Here’s another example of the urban phenomena I refer to as Truck Mascots. Truck Mascots are discarded stuffed animals that are usually lashed to the grills of large industrial trucks although this one is attached to a pickup. This driver … Continue reading

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Joseph LaJeunesse

The good news is there was writing on the back of this photo – Mr. Joseph LaJeunesse, 79 Grover Street, wake tonight. I guess “wake tonight” isn’t such good news, but at least there’s a name. I believe this may be … Continue reading

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Arrugula Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

This weekend I purchased a box of gorgeous, baby arrugula in the market – I love it’s peppery flavor. I made a salad for dinner on Saturday night with some vegetables I had in the fridge, along with a simple lemon vinaigrette. … Continue reading

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