Icicle Art – Winter 2015

When Mother Nature hands you lemons, in this case frigid temps, 5+ feet of snow, and a severe case of cabin fever, you make lemonade – i.e. get creative. These images were taken from the warm comfort of my kitchen, looking out my kitchen window. These icicles seemed to appear over night, and then they just continued to grow. Over the course of a couple weeks they morphed into various shapes and lengths before finally melting…

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Creamy Bacon Pesto Chicken

  This is a recipe that I just threw together and wrote down as I went along. My original idea was a creamy, bacon, chicken dish to serve over pasta. As soon as I thought about pasta, my mind immediately went to pesto. I love pesto on pasta – say that three times fast! So I added pesto to the mental list of ingredients, and continued thinking about the flavors. I started thinking about the creamy…

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The Versatile Chinese Pork Dumpling

I’ve had a lot of indoor time on my hands this winter. With back to back snowstorms in the Northeast burying us in 5+ ft of snow, accompanied by bitter, bitter cold (do I sound bitter – lol?), my time outside this season has been mainly dedicated to two activities – snow blow, shovel, repeat. Over and over and over… To combat “cabin fever” I’ve started several creative projects like photographing the development of icicles…

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