Linda’s Noodly Salad

  This is my recipe creation inspired by summer, health, and yumminess. 🙂 Linda’s Asian-ish Chicken Noodly Salad The Chicken:             2 chicken breasts             2-3 bay leaves (what the heck, add a couple more!!)             Several peppercorns (“several” means … [Read more…]

Great Cioppino Recipe!!

Tonight, I made the below recipe (from again for the 4th time, which has become one of our favorites.  It’s so easy and very delicious!!  I tweak it to suit my taste as indicated, and serve with warm bread for dipping. 🙂 1 fennel bulb, stalks discarded and bulb cut lengthwise into 6 wedges … [Read more…]

RAW Images and Lightroom 4

I’ve been learning how to use Adobe Lightroom 4 to organize and edit my photos.  At the same time, I’m learning more about my Nikon D600 and digital photography in general.  It’s amazing how much I still don’t know about photography after having gone through 3 DSLRs already.  I kept upgrading my camera without knowing … [Read more…]


I swing between procrastination and being really thorough, so either way things aren’t getting done quickly. – Freema Agyeman Good things take time, you know.  😉  Today, I started learning how to organize my photos in Adobe LightRoom 4, and I will start organizing soon. This reminds me of a very funny and insightful essay about … [Read more…]

A New Beginning

True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist. – Albert Einstein This is my very first post on my brand spanking new site!!!  I’m still figuring out what types of things to post here.   Firstly, I designed a daisy icon that I will be using as sort of a trademark. … [Read more…]