Monthly Archives: May 2013

Friday Five – Number Thirty Seven

Thirty-seventh in a series creating a collage using five elements.

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Two Ladies in the Yard

Our lady from last week is back in her back yard accompanied by an older woman I assume is her mother. Our younger lady sports a sunnier expression than she did in the photograph in last week’s post. Maybe that … Continue reading

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Macaroni Salad

Cook-out season is upon us, and this macaroni salad is a classic, make ahead, side dish that’s the perfect side kick to a burger or grilled chicken. This is a grandma type of macaroni salad – no fancy ingredients – … Continue reading

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The Bijou Cafe

While trying to de-clutter some of the clutter around the old homestead, I came across a free publication from the Spring of 1979 called In Print. It was produced by Philadelphia-area college students aimed at Philadelphia-area college students. It was … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2013

“All we have of freedom, all we use or know – This our fathers bought for us long and long ago.” – Rudyard Kipling  

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How To Get a Head In Business Without Really Trying

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Friday Five – Number Thirty Six

Thirty-sixth in a series creating a collage using five elements.

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Lady in the Yard

Sadly, I have no idea who this woman was, but John Capewell of Westville, New Jersey saw fit to commit her image to glass negative. Judging from the lady’s style of dress this looks like it was shot some time … Continue reading

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Patterned Paper Gift Boxes

June will be here before you know it, and I have a cluster of friends celebrating birthdays. I thought it would be fun to make some decorative boxes put their gifts in. This is a simple wood hinged box – … Continue reading

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You’re the Devil in Disguise

This pound cake hails from Janelle McComb – a childhood friend of Elvis’, who baked two of these bad boys for the King every Christmas. The man certainly knew good pound cake when he tasted it – it’s dense, but … Continue reading

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