Archive for October, 2017

  • Happy Halloween!

    By on October 31, 2017

    So for trick or treat today, we are waiting to see if we'll get our power back and be...

  • Bits and Clips for October 2017

    Bits and Clips for October 2017

    By on October 30, 2017

    I hope you find something here that is helpful, interesting, enlightening, or inspiring. The links below are compartmentalized by...

  • Dot Journaling (aka Bullet Journaling) Book Review

    Dot Journaling (aka Bullet Journaling!) Book Review

    By on October 29, 2017

    People often ask me how I can get done all that I do, and keeping a bullet journal is...

  • Okja (Movie Review)

    Okja (Movie Review)

    By on October 28, 2017

    Okja communicated its messages well, and if you are interested in food issues or animal rights issues, you might...

  • Center for Contemporary Printmaking

    By on October 27, 2017

    I visited the Center for Contemporary Printmaking in Norwalk Connecticut. I'm so glad I did! What a wonderful place!

  • Recent Non-Objective Work in my Artist’s Journal

    By on October 26, 2017

    I enjoy my artist's journal as a place to try out ideas and techniques. Here is what I've done...

  • Muhammara Recipe

    Muhammara Recipe

    By on October 25, 2017

    Mahammara is a traditional middle eastern red pepper and walnut appetizer, usually served with warm bread, pita, or crackers....

  • How to Roast Peppers in the Oven

    How to Roast Bell Peppers in the Oven

    By on October 24, 2017

    Roasting the bell peppers not only makes them more delicious, but also easier and smaller to store.

  • I know what wealth is

    I Know What Wealth Is

    By on October 23, 2017

    "These things I know: I have planted a garden, so I know what faith is. I have seen...

  • I Got an Award in my First National Juried Show!

    I Got an Award in my First National Juried Show!

    By on October 22, 2017

    In this post you can see how high the caliber is in the 2017 24th Annual National Juried Show,...

  • Like Vegetables in a Garden (Newspaper article by Polly Castor)

    Like Vegetables in a Garden (Newspaper Article by Polly Castor)

    By on October 21, 2017

    I thank God that all tomatoes are not the same, and rejoice that all varieties are equally, but uniquely,...

  • Lilac Girls (Book Review)

    Lilac Girls (Book Review)

    By on October 20, 2017

    This book about the Ravensbruck all-women (non-Jew) concentration camp during WWII was harrowing and hard to read.