Monthly Archives: January 2012

A Joyful Noise

I have a love-hate relationship with the old piano in our dining room. I love the idea of a beautiful old upright piano. But I hate that it takes up needed room and is pretty much just for looks. It … Continue reading

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The Red Building

Sometimes I get overwhelmed with all the projects we still have left to do here. I start to wish we had a newer house with less maintenance. And closets. And another room. And neighbors with kids. Sometimes we even look … Continue reading

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Broccoli Salad

I love a good broccoli salad. And I should be harvesting broccoli from my garden right now, but, alas, I never got it planted. Luckily, the grocery store has a pretty good supply. I’ve been hungry for broccoli salad, and … Continue reading

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Beginning Photography: Your First DSLR

I have a few friends that just got their first DSLR, and I’ve promised to give some tips and mini-lessons when I have time. I’m starting with a few basic tips, and I’ll follow up with a post that can … Continue reading

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A Teachable Moment

My camera is usually nearby. You might think it would be a pain to always carry it around, but it’s mostly just a habit. I never know when there’s going to be something I want to capture, and often when … Continue reading

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