Monthly Archives: March 2014

Orange Poppy Seed Bread

It rained this weekend, and my favorite umbrella became a casualty of the wind – which I took as a sign to stay in and bake. The recipe called for lemons, but since I couldn’t bear to go back outside, … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Number Fifty Two

Fifty second in a series creating a collage using five elements.

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Wicker, Baby, Chicken Wire

My guess is that John Capewell gained a reputation as the local amateur shutterbug, and parents were all too glad to let him capture their offspring to glass negatives for posterity — freezing that fleeting first year or so of … Continue reading

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No-Knead Raisin Bread

There’s nothing better than toasted raisin bread and coffee in the morning – unless it’s raisin bread you made yourself. This is a simple, no-knead bread that you can throw together the day before, and bake in the morning. The … Continue reading

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It’s ALIVE!

It was around Christmas time when Apple was rolling out their modern marvel of industrial design, the black and beautiful Mac Pro, and my good friend Dan was starting to get an itch for a new toy. He liked the … Continue reading

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Update on The Grey Man

I’m happy to report that sales of Jim’s book, The Grey Man are going great guns – pun intended! It’s thrilling to know that my book cover is gracing nightstands and coffee tables all over the U.S. and Canada. The feedback … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Number Fifty One

Fifty first in a series creating a collage using five elements.

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With Some Folks in a Field – Variation

Since this series began I haven’t been going in any particular order as far as posting these images. The negatives weren’t presented to me in any particular order. When I decided to shoot these, I opened a box; shot it’s … Continue reading

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Asparagus Ricotta Galette

Despite the dump of snow that plagued us on Monday and melted on Tuesday – there’s asparagus in the market, and that is a sure sign of spring! I had some ricotta in the fridge, and leftover mozzarella cheese from … Continue reading

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The Greatest Store That Ever Was

I was digging through a dusty 4-drawer filing cabinet in my studio when I came upon this catalog for a sadly gone but not forgotten store  — Rocketships & Accessories!

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