Monthly Archives: January 2013

Winter: Skating

This photo is a result of a mistake. I was using the Edge 80 Lensbaby optic. I’d forgotten that when it’s tilted it throws off the exposure meter. I was blissfully shooting away without compensating for that. Most of what … Continue reading

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Winter: New England barn

This is a classic New England winter scene: red barn and white snow on the side of an apple orchard. Winters can be nasty here, but there are compensations. Camera: iPhone5

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Winter: Afternoon Skating

It’s been at least a few years since there’s been skating on Paper Goods Pond. Last year, it was too warm; the pond never froze solid. The year before, the snow was too deep for the town to keep it … Continue reading

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Winter: from my window

Winter as seen through my bedroom window. Camera: iPhone5, Hipstamatic

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Food: Starting a Saute

Lemon infused olive oil blends with plain in the pan as I start chicken with a dill-wine sauce for dinner tonight.

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Food: Mushroom “farm”

For Christmas, John gave me a mushroom “farm.” I’d been coveting them when we’d gone to Stew Leonard’s, so I was delighted to find one under the tree. It is supposed to yield 1 1/;2 pounds of oyster mushrooms. It … Continue reading

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Food: Dinner Prep

Ingredients for a Thai stir fry just before I went at them with my Knife. We are so very fortunate to have access to fresh wholesome food. I love to cook, part of it out of gratitude. Cooking is for … Continue reading

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Food: Mushrooms

Funky mushrooms at Whole Foods. They looked cool, but at nearly $20 a pound, way beyond my cut off for experimental food. Camera: Canon EOS T3 Lensbaby Composer/Edge 80

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Food: Salad

A fresh salad made with greens from one of my AeroGardens.

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Barren: I-91

This is the view from one of the windows of the office buildings where I work. There’s the parking lot and a railroad track, with I-91 running above it’s grafitti covered overpass. This is urban barren. I prefer the barren … Continue reading

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