The joys? of high humidity

Well, actually I don’t really enjoy the 95%+ humidity of summer mornings in Charlotte. Nope. Not at all; however, I...

Making it mine

I’d been thinking about this for nearly four years, finally, I decided to pull the trigger. I had Lowe’s install...

Beware of seemingly friendly bubbles

So, there I was, out on a walk, minding my own business. I was headed for my normal 1/2 way...

Well, the day started off nicely

Yes. The day started off nicely. I looked out of the back door, there was a full moon, a could...

What the heck is a DXP

Visiting this blog, you might be tempted to think that a DXP is the hottest new camera around, or maybe...

Grape memories

This morning I decided to hang out in the backyard for a bit, taking a few photos when I remembered...

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There’s a new kid in town, the Leica M-D. It’s billed as the purist’s camera, giving the photographer nothing but the essentials and the freedom to focus on creativity and capturing the decisive moment. Man! I love marketing! Basically, they’ve…

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I’ve had an internal debate for a while as to whether to post this or not, but finally decided to just in case it might help someone going through a cancer diagnosis. I think that it’s really all about attitude…

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When people travel and they return, there seems to be quite a bit of conversation about the food that they had while on vacation, whether that be in New York, Mexico, Australia, or Bangkok. Somehow, the conversation turns to food…

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Hidden in the bustling metropolis that is Marion, NC there is a restaurant named Bruce’s Fabulous Foods. Even though Marion is some 100 miles from Charlotte, I’d heard, on more than one occasion about this iconic institution. I’m sure that…

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A few weeks ago while I was having some work done on my house, I remarked to Shane, one of the carpenters about his skill. At the time, he was standing on the top rung of a ladder (where it…