Monthly Archives: May 2015

Friday Five – Number Eighty Seven

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

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Too Good to be True

Even the grade school boys at which this ad was squarely aimed knew this was too good to be true.

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Strawberry Blackberry Pie

Everyone loves pie, and since blackberries were in abundance in the market over the weekend – I scooped some up. Fruit pies are one of the best things about summer! 

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Pesto Marinated Grilled Chicken

Now that cook-out season has officially begun, one of my favorite summer time meals is marinated chicken with pesto. Marinating the chicken the night before, means one less thing you have to do the day of the barbeque, leaving you plenty … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

In remembrance of those who fought and gave their lives fighting for freedom.

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Friday Five – Number Eighty Six

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

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Frankie Laine Meets the Queen

So what was her Majesty’s favourite – Mule Train or Rawhide? This is another mouldy oldie in a collection of records found in an old darkroom at a Philadelphia area printer.

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The Birds

It’s always something. No sooner did I rid myself of the ants in the kitchen, now it’s birds stealing the basil in the backyard – not just mine, my neighbor’s too. They swoop in, swipe a leaf, smirk, and fly off. They … Continue reading

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BROTHER MOTHER FATHER BROTHER

My Night of the Living Dead series continues. Back in the 1980s, I went to art school, and I along with all of the other illustration majors were required to take a minor course in photography. We had to shoot … Continue reading

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Banana Sour Cream Coffee Cake

After a particularly hectic week, it’s nice to wake up on Saturday morning to a humongous cup of coffee and a slice of coffee cake to ease into the weekend. This cake used up the brown bananas on my kitchen … Continue reading

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