Say hello

One of the prompts of my PhotoScouting project was to Say Hello and ask a stranger to take their photo. I’m always trying to get better at it, to slow down, relish the opportunity, and be steady of heart and hand.

Corelife

“All food will end up in bowls.” a friend told me. The proliferation of fast-casual dining continues, but I like the healthy twist that seems to be popping up more and more. CoreLife Eatery just opened up on the east side last month and the only thing with gluten on the menu is the optional […]

Contrail

A good friend has a parent that believes “chemtrails” are chemical agents left in the sky by aircraft, deliberately sprayed for purposes undisclosed to the general public. Along with anti-vaxxers, fake moon landers, holocaust deniers and flat-earthers, I’m flummoxed by this present-day world of information.

Back to the supermarket

I just liked the pattern, I can’t actually abide by Cap’n Crunch. Kroger got me all excited about cooking with their mealkits, but they’re always the same anymore so I just started cooking on my own. I’ve gotten pretty good at making Chipotle’s super simple guacamole recipe to go with taco night. I did notice […]

Blenko

After talking about it for years, we made a road trip down to tour the Blenko Glass Company. Mom has collected their wares since her youth. This was my first time visiting the company store, museum and factory floor. Hindsight? We should’ve scheduled the trip around a class to make some of our own glasswork. […]

Orange Sherbert

Cash only.

Joywave at Brew Dog

With external hard drive that contains all my photos connected, a search for folders called ‘joywave‘ would reveal I’ve seen this band 5 times. They’re young and bright and from Rochester New York. Their music is almost always grounded in a solid hook, often bright and sometimes lyrically heavy— not heavy in a bad way, […]

Surprise party

There was a surprise party and while the birthday grandpa got to unwrap gifts, it was an extra good excuse to see all the grandkids of these friends that feel like family.