Category Archives: Inspirational

Cookbook Review – The Broad Fork

Cookbook Review – The Broad Fork As mentioned in a previous post, I would be selecting some recipes from this lovely book by Hugh Acheson, The Broad Fork, to cook from. Unfortunately I did not get the opportunity to cook … Continue reading

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Food Photography – Working with Natural Light

Food Photography – Working with Natural Light   Hello everyone! Just a quick announcement to let you know I’m over at Kim Klassen’s beautiful site again this month to discuss food photography and natural light.   There are these images on the … Continue reading

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Food Photography Whole & Parts Video

Food Photography Whole & Parts Video Hello everybody! Just popping in to share this little video that made its debut on Kim Klassen‘s blog and now am sharing it hear just in case you missed it or perhaps are not … Continue reading

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My Interview on The Photo Argus

My Interview on Photo Argus A couple of weeks ago Tim Kok with The Photo Argus reached out from Flickr to ask if he could interview me for this beautiful site. I actually thought it was a bit of a … Continue reading

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Spring Is Here!

Spring Is Here! New chive shoots coming up in their pots Hydrangea leaves opening Hellebores bowing their heads They are the first blossoms to appear in my garden in Springtime Black mondo grass embraces Japanese Spurge Viburnum Larreri ‘Nanum” blossoms. … Continue reading

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A Couple Cooks – Final Offerings

A Couple Cooks – Final Offerings So, you all know I’ve been cooking through A Couple Cooks food blog. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the experience and have learned a few things in the process. Here are my final offerings from this … Continue reading

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Blueberry Pear Sorbet

Blueberry Pear Sorbet After I made the Pear Tart that I shared HERE, I had these babies left over so decided to make a sorbet I added Blueberries into the mix as well to create this lovely color (am I … Continue reading

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A Couple Cooks – Let the Cooking Begin!

A Couple Cooks – Let the Cooking Begin!   Hello all! As I mentioned last Thursday, I am cooking through another food blog, A Couple Cooks. In this first week we tried the following: Spaghetti w/ Tuscan Kale & Chickpeas … Continue reading

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Palm Springs Getaway

Palm Springs Getaway   Hello everyone. Last week Brian & I took a few days off and headed to Palm Springs for a little warmth, sun, rest and relaxation with friends. Sharing a few moments from that trip in this … Continue reading

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Pears

Pears Of all the fruits out there I think the pear is the most seductive. Their shape, texture and muted tones are simply stunning. I always get excited when pears make their way to the market. On my way home … Continue reading

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