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Archive : July 2011

July 27, 2011

As I made my way home this evening, I decided to stop to pick some wild sunflowers. They are all over the place creating small seas of sunshine. Once I got home, I took a few photos to unwind. As I wrapped up, I heard this rapid buzzing sound. When I looked up, I was greeted by

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July 25, 2011

For reasons that I’d rather not mention here, Chicago was a city that I did not enjoy. I mean, all of my previous trips were the stuff of nightmares. Ones where you wake up because you thought you jumped off a tall building and was free falling or something. When I booked thi

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July 22, 2011

I am a man. I am a father. I am a son. And I’m living in my pride. I am true. I am strong. I am worthy! Living in my pride! … I am black. I am brown. I am round! Living in my pride! Pride! Pride! Pride! Pride! … I am rhythm. I am a song. I am the drum. Living in my pride

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July 21, 2011

For shits and giggles, I used an iPad as a light table to illuminate this white henryi trumpet lily. I, then took a few photos of it with my iPhone using Camera+. After I was done playing with Camera+, I realized that I should capture this with my "real" camera. This was a fun

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July 19, 2011

At the farmers market the other day, I stumbled upon a vendor who had all types of basil. Not all that exciting, right? Well, it kinda was because she had Thai basil. I’ve only had Thai basil at Thai restaurants in some of my favorite dishes but I’ve never seen it in stores

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July 18, 2011 Yummy Sweet and Salty Things

Back in December, I told you about the most awesome cupcake that I’ve ever had in my life, the maple bacon cupcake from Autumn Rae’s Sweet Treats & Street Meats. Since then, the cupcake has been constantly on my mind but not always easy for me to run and get. You know,

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July 16, 2011

Doing this Christmas in July section of my NYC Analog Street Portrait series has been fun this week and a bit challenging. It’s been a challenge because when I land home after being out all day, all I want to do is lounge on my deck in the summer air with a cool cocktail and

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July 16, 2011

Hung out at the Ann Arbor Farmers Market today and picked up red and black raspberries to make my berry flavored vodkas. While navigating the vendors, I got really excited when I saw some good looking collard greens. You know, I love me some collard greens. I plan on lightly

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July 15, 2011

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July 15, 2011

Last winter, it seemed as if every other New Yorker that I encountered had on one of these cool funky looking knit hats.  Some were some kind of animal, some were just wild! I wanted to get one really bad & they were everywhere but I did not want to deal with picking lint

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