Feline Friday

Afternoon nap on The Boy’s bed.

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WFIL AlbumBefore Philadelphia’s American Broadcast Company affiliate was WPVI it was WFIL, and it had a sister radio station on the AM dial that played a heavy rotation of top forty hits and a whole lot of commercials. Continue reading

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More Pink Trees

A flowering tree grows in South Philly.

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Weathered Garage Door in South PhillyWeathered garage door in South Philadelphia

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Feline Friday


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RenewalOutside of the Fernwood Cemetery along Baltimore Avenue in Lansdowne, PA

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Chicken Lo Mein

I’m always looking for ways to use up leftover roast chicken, and this was a huge hit with The Boy! Pasta, chicken, and heavy on the vegetables – I used red peppers, mushrooms, and snap peas – but you could substitute broccoli, carrots or snow peas. The leftovers reheated beautifully for lunch the following day. This recipe is definitely a keeper! Continue reading

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Feline Friday

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Cannoli Cake

This is an easy, no bake dessert using a store bought pound cake, but if you’re like me, you’ll bake Elvis’ favorite pound cake found here. Continue reading

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Our eagle eyed friend Tony spotted this wire sculpture hanging from the electrical line at Broad & Washington yesterday. We wondered how they got it up there?

Update: Thanks to my friend Lynne, this is the work of Baltimore-based street artist Reed. Mystery solved!

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