Monthly Archives: February 2014

Death Wish

Because it’s better to look good than have an unbroken coccyx.

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I mummph you…

Happy Valentine’s Day!

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day Joe!

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Henry & Young John in Younger Days

I’ve been running photographs of John Capewell’s sons recently, and I decided to step back a little further in the past when the Capewell boys were toddlers. Here the boys wear stern, somewhat anxious expressions. My guess is that their … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Cupcakes

Since it’s Valentine’s Day, I thought it would be fun to make some over-the-top cupcakes – rich chocolate cake filled with a vanilla pastry cream, dipped in chocolate ganache. It’s good to have an excuse to be decadent! 

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Happy Tết

Just around the corner, Le Viet – a fantastic Vietnamese restaurant was celebrating Tết – a holiday which marks the first day of the lunar new year. There were firecrackers, drummers, and a Lan – an animal that’s a cross between … Continue reading

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When Captain America Throws His Mighty Shield

…or should I call this one The Winter Soldier? Last week the State of Pennsylvania took a wintry shellacking from a very busy Mother Nature in the form of an ice storm which downed trees taking power lines with them. … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Number Forty Nine

Forty ninth in a series creating a collage using five elements.

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Young John & Henry

  Last week I presented a pair of negatives of young John Capewell in a body cast. I assume that the cast was a corrective measure for an accident or curvature of the spine. In this picture we have a … Continue reading

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Cranberry Crumb Muffins

Yeah, another food post, in case you thought you’ve stumbled on to Julia Child’s website. It’s only Wednesday, and so far it’s been a week full of work, snow, wet mittens, shoveling, near wipe outs on icy sidewalks, and school cancellations. … Continue reading

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