Monthly Archives: April 2010

John’s Bread

John’s Bread

My friend John had people over to teach us how to bake bread. The start of the recipe, as recorded by bread student Alisa. Here’s how …

 

Brick Wall Shadow

Brick Wall Shadow

 

Tortellini: 15-17 Minutes

Tortellini: 15-17 Minutes

 

Panning Experiment

Panning Experiment

Playing with shutter speed and learning about panning, freezing and blurring motion. Not the most interesting picture in the world, but it represents me learning …

 

Editor’s Rejection Letter

Editor’s Rejection Letter

The greatest rejection letter of all time, shared by University of Portland magazine editor extraordinaire Brian Doyle.

 

Bike Messenger

Bike Messenger

We biked over to Bookman’s but did not plan ahead for the trip back, so Travis had to his best one-armed bike riding. Just look …

 

Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

If I’m ever on death row, this is what I want for my last meal. Secret recipe handed down from my grandpa, who got it …

 

El Con Sunset

El Con Sunset

More cool Tucson clouds, spotted west of the El Con shopping center.

 

Doodle and Maeby

Doodle and Maeby

This is only my second photo of the dogs since I started this Photo 365 thing, which I think is commendable given how cute they …

 

Prickly Pear

Prickly Pear

 

Local Natives

Local Natives

We caught a great Local Natives show at Solar Culture, a Tucson non-profit venue that’s also an art gallery. The guys played a tight, energetic …

 

Clouds Over Tucson

Clouds Over Tucson

The Tucson sky is usually clear and bright, but it also has spectacular clouds. This was taken on the University of Arizona campus around 5 …

 

Garden Batman

Garden Batman

Travis’s classmate Maria had her home in a garden tour today, and I spotted this little treat in one of her container gardens. BAM! POW!

 

Nico’s

Nico’s

Nico’s definitely knows their way around a tortilla. This morning for the first time ever, I walked somewhere to get a breakfast burrito. (Tucson doesn’t …

 

Underwood Typewriter

Underwood Typewriter

 

Thank-you Note

Thank-you Note

I ordered a vintage desk lamp from Etsy shop AM Radio, and the invoice was packaged in this adorable little bow and envelope. The invoice …

 

Teacups

Teacups

Beautiful Anthropologie teacups make the perfect teabag containers, no?

 

RIP Fido

RIP Fido

A good and faithful companion whose time came too soon. So long, sweet friend.

 

Shadow Self-Portrait

Shadow Self-Portrait

 

4th Avenue Stroll

4th Avenue Stroll

I saw this girl walking down 4th Avenue and just thought she looked fantastic. I’m sure she’s a character. I took this photograph for the Tucson …

 

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity

I had the privilege to work on a Habitat for Humanity house with the women’s ministry of 2nd Mile. The house I worked on was …

 

Ethiopian Dinner

Ethiopian Dinner

I’ve tried many new things since moving to Tucson, and chowing down on Ethiopian food at Zemam’s restaurant has to be one of my favorites. …