Saturday, January 16, 2010

At The Chef's Table

Watching our pizzas being made at Nella's. Sometimes the table nearest the pizza oven is the best.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2009

The Passing of an Era



Sears Tower is now the Willis Tower. Thankfully I happened by at around the same moment the new signs were uncovered.

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Sunday, April 05, 2009

My Easter egg entry

Scary Easter Egg
Scary flapper from the 20's! Didn't win, or place, not even in the "most challenged" category.

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Saturday, March 07, 2009

13 Minutes in the Roasting Machine


This is what the beans look like after being transformed in the 50 year old German machine at 400 degrees F. From left to right you can see the change from samples extracted every few minutes.

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A lot of coffee!


At the Chicago Intelligentsia coffee roasting plant.

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Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Consigned to the Dustbin of History

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Thursday, January 15, 2009

Frozen Lake Michigan on a very cold day

A cool view from Sears Tower.

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Saturday, December 13, 2008

A Street Full of Not-so Secret Santa's

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