It was a ridiculously long week. And Saturday morning was no different. I had to have my car in early to have a headlight bulb replaced. Mine aren’t the easy kind. You actually have to really take things apart. Then somewhere soon after some Father’s Day shopping needed to happen. In between, I had just […]Read more "Breakfast Finally."
This morning was slow, calm and easy, and after the frenetic week I had, it was exactly what I needed. I used a lot of fresh herbs in this folded frittata. My friend from work gave me some fresh cilantro. I added some chives and brie. I topped it with some creme fraiche, more herbs […]Read more "This Morning’s Sustenance"
My mom and dad started getting meals from Blue Apron. These meals are a bit fussy. Which I love but my mom does not. Lots of little bits and pieces that make everything lovely. And every ingredient is of the finest quality. I couldn’t be more impressed. So we have been the benefactors of several […]Read more "A Good Grill Out"
This morning during brunch Mr. Squirrel came to visit. Lizzy was quite attentive. Eyes locked. Breath shallow. Trying to read each other. A screen in-between changes everything. Makes for an extended hesitation. If there were no screen it would be a scampering chase. Around and up the tree. One wild, one not. Wonder what they […]Read more "Lizzy and the Squirrel"
A funny thing happened. We have 2 tube bird feeders. Hanging from pole hangers stuck in the ground. We have a lot of birds, chipmunks and squirrels that come everyday and feast. As usual, the squirrels climb the pole and eat right off the feeder emptying our feeders in one day sometimes. Toooooo much. Well, […]Read more "On the Subject 0f Squirrels"
How many times. I don’t know. I guess it’s continual. Every time I go somewhere that reminds me of when or where or of there…I go. There are so many bits and pieces of construction available just waiting to be revived. Relieved. All parts of our lives. Everything around us. What to include. Pick it […]Read more "BACK IN TIME"
Just like food can be art, pictures of food can also be art. It’s always amazing to me how many different ways there are to shoot food. Even if the dishes are similar you can create great variety by putting different objects in the composition. Sparsity and complexity can also be used as compositional methods. […]Read more "Art and Crabs"