I took this picture from a lookout near the top of the Cape May Lighthouse today.The view out the window looked something like this, but from inside the tiny circle of sunlight took on a more sinister aura. I used Picassa photo editor to tint it red for extra creepiness. Continue reading →
Wildwood celebrated its heyday this weekend with its Fabulous Fifties weekend. It’s a chance for old-timers to remember the days when Wildwood was a rock and roll hot spot, and big entertainers came here to sharpened their chops.
The Susan G. Komen 3-Day Walk for the Cure kicked off early this morning in Philadelphia. Over the next three days hundreds of participants will be walking 60 miles to raise money to fight breast cancer. I wish I was walking with them. As time goes by, I am struck by how many people who I know and love are affected by this disease.
The damp chill in the air for the past few days has me craving comfort food. The garden is mostly dormant, but still producing a few tasty treasures. Next year, I’ll do a better job with late-summer planting to extend the harvest. But this year, we’ll have to make due.
I made homemade chicken potpie with a few of the remaining garden carrots. Another night, we had meatloaf with a green salad and a few straggler tomatoes off the vine. Tonight, we were going to have a roasted chicken, but the after school schedule got the best of me. It was time to improvise.
My solution: End of Summer Soup
A few garden treasures left - green beans and grape tomatoes