Monthly Archives: October 2012

Pinball Wizard

This year’s exploration of coin operated machinery – a bowling themed pinball machine. Happy Halloween everyone!!!

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Hurricane Peanut Butter Cookies

I was going to make something pumpkin, being that it’s Halloween week – but Hurricane Sandy put the kibosh on that. There was no way I was going to brave the supermarkets with the crazed people who buy out the … Continue reading

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Here We Go Again!

Bring it on Sandy – stay safe everyone!

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A Halloween Brooch

When I saw this skeleton cameo, I immediately thought of my friend Penny – she’s the only person I know who loves Halloween more than I do! I found a setting for the cameo that I thought was a good … Continue reading

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Stormy Weather

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Masque of the Desaturated Death

I snapped this photo in the Italian Market in Philadelphia and applied a little Photoshop magic to evoke the spirit of Halloween.

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Mrs. Rosen

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Tending the Crops

John B. Capewell’s brother owned a farm in Westville, NJ, and this looks to be it. The long lanky fellow on the left is John’s brother. I don’t know who the fellow is on the right.

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Are You Ready For Some Football?

Boy, those are six words I never thought would appear on this site! Honestly, I know very little about football except that the ball is brown, they play for three minutes and stand around for twenty. Come to think of … Continue reading

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Fresh Apple Cake with Caramel Glaze

Apple Cake with Caramel Glaze, another of Scott Peacock’s gems!  I’ve made this cake a lot – with the glaze, without the glaze, a gluten free version – it never disappoints! It’s moist, a good cake to feed a crowd … Continue reading

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