Monthly Archives: June 2013

Two Street Crabs

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Lemon Velvet Cake

This is a lemon cake I made for my neighbor Jeanette. She’s a huge Phillies fan, and has the best stories – she once saw Louis Prima perform on stage before a movie. Can you imagine? This cake is lemony … Continue reading

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Sunrise on the Delaware

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DIY Shaving Cream

Father’s Day is right around the corner, and I thought making homemade shaving cream would be a fun project for the kids in my son’s class. We split up the duties – they measured the ingredients, took turns with the … Continue reading

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John Pulls the Strings

Here’s another photograph in which photographer John Capewell wanted to include himself. The string Capewell is tugging on is attached to a shutter release on the camera. His hand is slightly blurred from the motion of triggering the shot. He’s … Continue reading

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Earrings For Summer

Summer is here. You know the drill – it’s hot, so you put your hair up – until September! And if you’re doing that, you may as well make yourself some pretty earrings that dangle. I used faceted beads for this … Continue reading

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S’mores Brownies

Nothing says summer and campsites like graham crackers, chocolate, and toasted marshmallows. But for those weekends when you can’t get away or because you forgot to put “buy a camper and a canoe” on your to-do list – I give … Continue reading

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Plus Our Regular Features

Three features — a BARGAIN! I doubt if Windows had anything to do with operating systems on personal computers. I wonder if Wanda the Wicked Warden was as good as it’s alliterative title.

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For Want of a Nail

For want of a nail the shoe was lost. For want of a shoe the horse was lost. For want of a horse the rider was lost. For want of a rider the message was lost. For want of a … Continue reading

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Rest in Peace, Ricky Brandly

Rick Brandly was taken off of life support tonight at 5:20PM. Rest in peace, big guy.

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