Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Trees in the Rigging, Essex, Connecticut

Each year,  Essex, Connecticut kicks off the holiday season with its Trees in the Rigging.

Monday, November 30, 2015

Single Image: National Horse Show

Original Photograph from Archives

Dry Stone Walls and a Congregational Church

When asked about different kinds of New England stone walls in a New York Times interview,  Andrew Pighills responded:

Sunday, November 29, 2015

1939 Rolls Royce

Rolls Royce, 1939 Sedanca de Ville (The coachbuilder was H.J. Mulliner & Co..)

Transferware Bits and Pieces: Spode's Tower in Blue

Spode's Tower pattern, made in England,  was first introduced around 1814, and was produced for almost two hundred years

Saturday, November 28, 2015

Single Image

Watch Hill

Thursday, November 26, 2015

A Thanksgiving Game

Happy Thanksgiving

Plimoth Plantation, 1968 - Original Photographs from Archives

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

U.S. Coast Guard, December 1971

Original Photograph from Archives

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Christmas Music

Original Photographs from Archives

Some suggestions (with links to playable music samples on Amazon):

Clio Newton at Art Basel Miami

 Clio Newton in Switzerland Studio - Photograph from the artist, and used with her permission.
Those who are attending Art Basel Miami can see the newest work in person by Clio Newton, exhibited with New York City's Gerald Peters Gallery / Peter Marcelle Project,

Whole Berry Cranberry Sauce

The recipe for whole berry cranberry sauce is so short it can be, in its entirety, tweeted.

For every 12 ounces, add 1 cup of sugar and 1 cup of water. Bring to boil in a saucepan. Lower heat, cook for 10 minutes and stir.  Chill.

Monday, November 23, 2015

Single Image

Handmade in Ireland - McCaffrey Irish Store, on Etsy

McCaffery Hand-Knit Wool Hat in the Winter Car Bag
The McCaffery Irish Store (now, on Etsy), provides exceptionally authentic items rich in history that are shipped quickly and are reasonably priced, and one has the pleasure of interacting with the McCaffery family.

Friday, November 20, 2015

Single Image

Original Photograph from Archives