Monthly Archives: April 2014

Friday Five – Number Fifty Five

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

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First Holy Communion

When I was first sorting through the 200 negatives that comprise the Capewell Glass Negative Collection, I assumed that this girl who shows up in a lot of the photos of John Capewell’s immediate family was his daughter. As I … Continue reading

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Dyeing Easter Eggs

I haven’t dyed Easter eggs since grade school. I remember Easter egg hunts with kids racing around like lunatics diving under bushes grabbing every egg they could get their hands on, while I was content to sit under a tree … Continue reading

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Boot Error!

Having completed my buddy Dan’s mighty Customac Pro, I decided to turn my attentions to my smaller but still wonderful Customac Mini and show it a little tender loving care in the form of a brand new hard-drive. The problem … Continue reading

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S’mores Cookies

On Friday afternoons, there’s a movie matinee in my son’s class, so I usually send some sort of baked goods into school with him. I’m always on the lookout for something new to make, and when I saw the ingredients … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Number Fifty Four

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

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The House on Broadway?

Here’s one for the old-time South Jersey residents and armchair historians to hash over. This may or may not be John Capewell’s residence on Broadway in Westville, New Jersey. When I lived there, it was more densely packed than it … Continue reading

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A Photo Restoration

Everyone has them – old photos or negatives that are faded, shoved in drawers, scratched, or damaged. Fortunately, they can be restored! 

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Making it a Mac

The pile of PC parts that runs Mac’s operating system is referred to as a Hackintosh because you have to Hack the system with a few software workarounds in order for the software to cooperate with the non-Apple hardware.

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Braided Asparagus Pesto Bread

I’ve seen braided bread recipes bouncing all over the internet lately, and I was itching to try my hand at it. I used my go-to recipe for white bread and since it’s spring – asparagus pesto, resulting in what I’ll … Continue reading

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