J’adore #62

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J’adore is my series dedicated to fun finds, culinary delights, got-to-have gadgets and other lifestyle must-haves that I find via my internet travels or these products travel to my doorstep and I want to share. Sometimes J’adore is dedicated to a theme, like #61 dedicated to travel or #60 dedicated to food.  This time, I’ve… 

[mis]Adventures in Kona

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I knew with the brutal schedule that Mr. Misadventures was going to have during his photography workshop in Hilo, that he was going to need some serious rest and recovery. So for the last three days of our trip to Hawaii, I planned a stay in Kona. Also, after five days of restaurant food (even… 

[mis]Adventures in Hilo Redux

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Back in January when Mr. Misadventures mentioned he wanted to take a photography workshop in Hilo, I jumped at the chance to return to Hawaii Island. (I didn’t even pretend to begrudgingly acquiesce.) I had such an amazing time on my last trip to Hilo that I immediately began dreaming about visiting again. While the… 

San Francisco Profiles – San Francisco’s North Beach with Laurie

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North Beach is an area of San Francisco that I always seem to be driving through and not actually stopping in.  It’s a shame because besides the old-school Italian food and cafe scene (and Chinese as well, as Chinatown is on its border) it has amazing literary history.  The Beatnik poets and City Lights Bookstore… 

J’adore #61 (Travel Stuff Edition 2)

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Welcome back for another edition of J’adore, the series where I share things I am currently adoring from near and afar.  Whether is internet window-shopping or products that have traveled to my door step, there is something about each and everyone of these products that I think is cool. And I hope you to do… 

New York in Black and White

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Some photos just scream to be processed in black and white. So like Kyoto I leave you with a few parting shots of New York in 50 shades of…. High-Line Alley: Brooklyn Bridge: Silicon Alley: The Met: St. Patrick’s Cathedral and Atlas Are you a fan of black and white photography?