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This can represents the first time someone has ever paid me for a photography lesson. It's also the first time I've ever been paid with food. I spent 30 minutes of my lunch hour last week teaching the pizzeria owner's wife how to use her new Canon DSLR. Published via Pressgram…

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Inside Outside

It was cold at my desk so I decided on a trip to the Dunkin Donuts. Turns out it's only cold inside. It's 55°F outside. I got a soda instead and returned to my office space after a quick walk around the strip mall parking lot. Published via Pressgram…

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How to make a diabetic mojito

[exif id="9263"] I was sitting on the deck checking out the Facebook page for The Ministry of Rum when I noticed that the mint I planted two years ago had come in. The mint is a variety I ordered from Florida. The grower claimed it's the same one used in Cuba to make mojitos. I don't know if that's true but I like to believe that it is. A quick search on Google and I had a recipe I could…

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jtotheizzoe: Pasta, Not Bacon, Makes You Fat. But How? I could do without the “Carbs Are Killing You” title here, but this is a great infographic demonstrating the true culprit behind a great deal of fat accumulation: carbohydrate intake. Our cells evolved to use the sugars from starch and carbohydrates far more efficiently than fats. And we also have an intricate signaling mechanism to convert excess carbs to fat quite easily. It’s part of our basic biology. It’s not just…

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Photography

October 17th, 2011 - Warm water

After I ate my lunch I realized I had nothing to drink so I took a walk over to the nearby Wegman's to grab some sparkling water. I've reduced the amount of soda I drink but I still can't drink plain water. Somehow the presence of "bubbles" makes water taste better. I don't like the taste of seltzer but I love San Peligrino, Perrier and other sparking mineral waters. Wegman's had a decent set of choices. Except for today. Well…

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