Category Archives: photography

And then there was snow…

We had two days of snow. Beautiful snow. It started coming down as I was headed for bed Thursday evening. Friday morning I awoke to 2 inches of fluffy, bright white powder blanketing our neighborhood. I love the snow. It … Continue reading

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The Last Piece

With family & friends either out of town or moved away, Brian & I found ourselves spending Thanksgiving and the long weekend by ourselves this year, which we were looking forward to. As lovely as it is to gather with … Continue reading

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Fall-ing

Hello! How are you? If you have been following me on social media then you probably noticed I haven’t been there in a little while. I found myself feeling a bit overwhelmed and decided I needed a little quiet and … Continue reading

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Santa Catalina Island, part 2

Continuing my story from yesterday, Brian & I spent our last day inland. A thirty-minute stroll from Avalon City center is the Wrigley Memorial & Botanical Gardens. The memorial honors the memory of William Wrigley Jr., the chewing gum giant. … Continue reading

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Santa Catalina Island, part 1

A couple of weeks ago we were on this lovely island, attending the annual Jazz Festival that took place in the iconic Casino building you see here. This is only the second time we’ve attended this annual event, but thoroughly … Continue reading

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Garden Glimpses and Ice Cream Too!

We are coming to the end of the season here in Seattle. The hops growing up the trellis is still pretty green, but I’m seeing bits of brown on the tips of the leaves. Won’t be long now before it … Continue reading

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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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