Monthly Archives: January 2011

A Tale of Two Cameras

Bonding takes time. I bond with my sewing machines and even my pots. This is  especially true for me when it comes to cameras. I love my Olympus C2100 so much, I had trouble bonding with the Olympus E500 and … Continue reading

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Caviar and Omiyage

Sadly this year,  Richard and I were sick for New Year‘s Eve and had to decline the invitation to ring in 2011 with some very dear friends. In the refrigerator sat the yummy caviar that is  a tradition for our … Continue reading

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Sometimes in Winter

No…  not the song… I love that song though.  As a native New Yorker, I really appreciate a variety of landscapes. Santa Cruz, while a seaside town, also has breathtaking scenery other than the ocean.  Richard and I discovered this … Continue reading

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Beef Barley Soup with a Skillet of Cornbread

Since we weren’t feeling to great of late, I took a few a few short cuts with this meal. I made Beef Barley Soup and didn’t brown anything. I just threw it all in the crock pot! Beef or Chicken … Continue reading

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Recent Reads

2011 has started with an awful cold/asthma/allovercrappy feeling.  Richard and I have both been sick this week. In my mind I want to sew and take pictures and go to the beach. In real life right now that is not … Continue reading

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