Category Archives: Food

Weekly Photo Challenge: AFLOAT

For most of our married life, we lived on Long Island, surrounded by water — even if I wasn’t much for swimming in it, or boating on top of it, or anything. But for the past 15 years we’ve lived inland. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: ANGULAR

This corridor in the Yale University Art Gallery is nothing BUT angles: while this tray of Indonesian skewers looks delicious — if you can get to it. It’s a little off-putting, with all those bristling angles:

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Weekly Photo Challenge: DIALOGUE

Another quickie food “dialogue”, overheard at the farm stand just up the street: Here we come to market, to market — And now: Free again! (As you are free to provide any dialogue of your choice!)

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Weekly Photo Challenge: DIALOGUE

What fun this theme is! At first I thought all my photos were essentially one-offs, that they had nothing to say to each other. Not so! Lots of them were just waiting to engage in dialogue. So I’ll begin arbitrarily … Continue reading

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WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: FRAY

This week’s theme, FRAY, was really challenging for me, photographically speaking.  I began with the idea of a battle, a skirmish, a tussle. Okay; but in a peaceful New England landscape, how’s that going to play out? We don’t run to … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin’

CORN! I love love love love love it. I wait impatiently until the first puny ears are offered here in the Pioneer Valley, and then will try one, knowing full well that the real, gen-u-wine article — sweet, crunchy, delectable, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: SUMMER LOVIN’

Hey, the name of the place is Pizza Amore, Pizza of Love! Or maybe I Love Pizza? It’s right across from Smith College, and never stays lonely for very long, even when the college is closed for the summer: And … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Split-Second Story

The story? Pig into Pork —   And a close-up of the process: (Photo taken at Sutter Meats, Northampton, where old-fashioned butcher techniques have a new exponent.)

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Weekly Photo Challenge: LAYERS (2)

A sandwich is definitely made up of layers, yes? So now for something completely different: a blue sky sandwich!

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Weekly Photo Challenge: GOOD MORNING

Probably 355 days a year I have exactly the same breakfast: One slice of Sargento Aged Swiss and one thin slice of boiled ham on a very lightly buttered piece of WASA bread, and a cup of tea. It satisfies. … Continue reading

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