Life in Progress

September 8, 2014

I made these beauties years ago in my college years. Finally got presented with an opportunity to gift them. Made from Pennies and the 5 yen coin for good luck, silver bangles and brass findings and faux pearl buttons. 

 Japanese Penny Earrings as a wedding gift to Penny!

Japanese Penny Earrings as a wedding gift to Penny!

September 9, 2014

Primary Elections! I voted!

 Its all about the sticker!  http://whosontheballot.org/

Its all about the sticker!

http://whosontheballot.org/

September 10, 2014

Playing with Furniture, because that's what I do....

 Yellow Perch Chair and Blue Ikea Rocker hanging out together.  http://fromthesourceny.com/

Yellow Perch Chair and Blue Ikea Rocker hanging out together.

http://fromthesourceny.com/

September 10, 2014

24 hours of Cookies on Demand for a obligatory impulse evening cookie run. 

 Cookies on Demand is such a delightful concept.  http://www.yelp.com/biz/khims-millennium-market-brooklyn

Cookies on Demand is such a delightful concept.

http://www.yelp.com/biz/khims-millennium-market-brooklyn

September 11, 2014

Hanging out with a Woodford Reserve on the rocks under the Bell House lights.

But the Main Event for me was Morbid Anatomy's Museum lecture on the history of was mannequins on the other end of the block!

 Evening lights at the Bell House.  http://www.thebellhouseny.com/

Evening lights at the Bell House.

http://www.thebellhouseny.com/

 A turn of the previous century Wax Mannequin, still preserved in her youthful smile.   http://morbidanatomymuseum.org/

A turn of the previous century Wax Mannequin, still preserved in her youthful smile. 

http://morbidanatomymuseum.org/

September 12, 2014

Friday Dinner - Before and After. Cooking with a friend attempting a serious dietary change in her life....and seriously needing to learn how to cook accordingly. 

 The cooking challenge begins!

The cooking challenge begins!

 The eating victory begins!

The eating victory begins!

September 14, 2014

My afternoon walk captivates me with a window full of Fedora's!

 Bencraft Hatters window at their shop under the Willamsburg Bridge.  http://www.bencrafthats.com/

Bencraft Hatters window at their shop under the Willamsburg Bridge.

http://www.bencrafthats.com/

 Hat Boxes! Mountains of Hats! Am I in hat heaven!?  http://www.bencrafthats.com/

Hat Boxes! Mountains of Hats! Am I in hat heaven!?

http://www.bencrafthats.com/

September 14, 2014 Continued...

Superb Sunday Supper.

 Porkchop marination begins with the morning sun.

Porkchop marination begins with the morning sun.

 Porkchop fry-age with the evening sun. 

Porkchop fry-age with the evening sun.