Author Archives: howardwthompson

About howardwthompson

I'm a person who likes to travel, read, cook, and eat

Crescent Moon

June 17, 2018 My sister-in-law was over for dinner and a movie tonight; As we walked outside a crescent moon was shining over the neighborhood. I ran in and got my tripod and camera. And a black-and-white version This was … Continue reading

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Red Beans and Rice

June 10, 2018 My plan was to grill some chicken thighs using an updated method and recipe. But we got a weekend of Rose Festival Rain. I have friends who are avid grillers and rain won’t slow them down. Me, … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Flowers

May 29, 2018 A couple of weeks ago – May 13 to be exact – it seemed our whole neighborhood was in bloom. I wandered around with my camera. Things got busy – we went to the Oregon coast and I … Continue reading

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Rancho Gordo Pinto Beans

May 28, 2018 As I went through my blog spring cleaning last week, I was struck by just how many posts I have on pinto beans and chicken stock. Surely, I don’t need yet another bean post, do I? Oh, … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning

May 26, 2018 A few months ago one of my nieces bought a pressure cooker. She asked for some recipes so of course I pointed her to my blog. She came back to me saying that many of the links … Continue reading

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Tidal Pools at Haystack Rock

May 19, 2018 When we were on the beach yesterday ti was high tide so we couldn’t get very close to Haystack Rock. Today we had low tide around noon so we headed out to get a look at the … Continue reading

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An Afternoon at Cannon Beach

May 18, 2018 We are in Cannon Beach for the weekend and I’m using the time to work through my method of moving photos from my camera’s SD card into LightRoom Mobile and then into my blog. Cannon Beach is … Continue reading

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