mm.. Onions!

So, there I was last night, making a special dinner, and a stroke of culinary genius inspiration hits, causing me to tweak an old “special day” standby into something just a bit different. In my wisdom, as a confirmed blogger, and cookbooky kinda person, I decide to take pics along the way. Cool! Only, for…

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Ya call that kid a Cracker Jack…

C’mon, who remembers it? Sure, most of us do. And some of us are even old enough to recall when the “Secret Toy Surprise” was not made of paper, but could be something like a tiny toy train, a miniature magnifying glass or even a metal and plastic ring (Breakfast at Tiffany’s anyone?) Those charming…

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A sticky situation?

I admit it, I’m an addict of odd news stories. I just love reading things that are slightly outside the norm. It probably started when I got the oh-so-fun assignment of researching stupid crook stories for one of the magazines I used to work for. And yes, Snopes is one of my favorite bookmarks. A…

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The things I do for pictures!

Though I’m not the world’s greatest photographer (far from it!) part of my job often involves taking pictures of events I’m at. One thing I’ve learned is the best shots are those that are a little, well… unusual. For the purposes of my job, it’s all about the angle – and I’ve gotten into some…

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