Jackie in Malibu

Malibu Sun

In the pre-COVID days going places and just hanging out was something we used to do. This is Jackie in a Malibu shopping center. I miss going out with my camera and just walking around, drinking coffee, and feeling alive. When I go through my archives I always seem to find photos that luckily were …

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propagate monstera adansonii

Propagating Monstera Adansonii

Have been enjoying both plants and trees for a few years in my home and back yard. I also love the succulents and cacti. I don’t photograph them often enough nor post about them too much. Monstera There are several varieties of the Swiss cheese plant known as Monstera and 2 in particular which I …

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Lobster Tail

Lobster Tail Dinner

My wife’s brother brought over 2 live lobsters from a fishing trip. I love making food and have posted about both cooking and my knife collection. Today, after 2 days in the fridge the lobsters were just waiting to be marinated. I did not want to cook them on the stove or boil them. I …

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sourdough homemande bread

Sourdough Bread First Few Bakes

Well, one way or another I got into making my own sourdough bread at home. It actually started with my interest in fermenting kefir which I did for a few years before cutting down my dairy intake. Making sourdough bread requires a starter which is fermented flour. Sourdough Bread Getting a sourdough starter going was …

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