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The Handmaid’s antique store

Afternoon with mom. We went off the beaten path we normally traverse and came across this West Chester Antique Center.

Unfiltered soup

I struggled with this photo because it’s frankly not that interesting. I tried to make it better, even cropping some things out in an edit but realized it lost some sense of the moment. The Coke Zero Sugar on the counter that I needed to eliminate from my fridge. The hint of the cutting board […]

The start of a darkroom

We’ve had a darkroom at Wire & Twine for years to make our screens, but never the capability to do black and white photography prints. Today? All the pieces we’ve been collecting over the years came together and I poured my first batch of processing chemicals and met with general success, printing photos directly from […]

Montgomery

Mike discusses his vision of lining the hall with skate decks.

Kitchen failure: Strawberry Rhubarb Pie

Why there was fresh rhubarb available at the market, I’m not sure, but it spoke to me as it always does. My first attempt at strawberry rhubarb pie was pretty much a bust. It’s less pie and more fruit soup in a crust. Chalking this up to iteration.

Rumpke landscape

OutrageBait

I saved this coffee cup to document my annoyance. (Now that I’ve taken a photo, it can be recycled.) If Starbucks’ marketing department had anything to do with the success of their holiday cup “news” coverage, then kudos to them for gaming some system. (It’s actually a very nice design.) Related: Chris Hardwick’s least favorite word […]