Category Archives: Weblogs

R.I.P. Steven A. Shaw – aka “Fat Guy”

Few people outside of my family have made as much of a difference in my life as Steven Shaw. Steven, along with Jason Perlow, was one of the co-founders of, which went on to become the eGullet Society of […]

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elBulli 2005-2011: A Legacy of Innovation – A Video From Phaidon Press


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Guts and Glory – StarChefs’ ICC 2013 Day Two

The second day of the StarChefs ICC has everything that the first day has, but it also has the cocktail party at the end of the day as well as a variety of top notch cocktails available throughout the day. […]

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Notice – FotoMoto For Photo Purchases Is No Longer Active on This Site

Unfortunately, what had until relatively recently been a very useful service for selling photos as prints, notecards and even e-cards, FotoMoto, appears to be crumbling. As a result, I am no longer offering this service on this site. If you […]

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To Like Or Not To Like

Instead of posting an image today – I have nothing worthy or appropriate given the calamities of the past week – I am writing about images from others and my feelings towards them.
My family and our region were lucky this […]

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Blog Find: Fussy Little Blog

Daniel Berman’s well written and well-thought blog, titled Fussy Little Blog,  is ostensibly a regional food blog covering the Albany, N.Y area, but don’t let that description fool you. Sure, he covers the regional food scene and does it as […]

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My 7 Links

I was recently nominated by my friend and fellow blogger Laissez Faire to participate in an interesting web project called My 7 Links organized by Tripbase. The goal is “to unite bloggers (from all sectors) in a joint endeavor to […]

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Sunday Photos – A Study in Artichokes

Artichokes were a staple during family holidays in my home when I was growing up. My mother would stuff them with bread crumbs seasoned with salt, pepper, grated pecorino or grana padano, garlic, herbs and olive oil then steam them […]

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Michael Talalaev Dines at Kajitsu

ed. note: My friend, Michael Talalaev, an experienced cook and diner is willing to share some of his experiences here on my blog and I am thrilled to host him. He has an excellent eye and great skill with a […]

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Docsconz on The Rambling Epicure – Edible Animals

Jonell Galloway’s The Rambling Epicure, based in Switzerland, is one of the top international food chronicles on the internet full of news, opinion and photography. I was honored when Jonell asked me to put together some photos for a piece […]

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