December 2023 Update

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Not surprisingly, Holly and I had a busy December. In addition to the Christmas holiday, December is always extra-festive because of Holly’s birthday early in the month. For each of our birthdays, we usually take the closest Friday off to … Continued

Christmas in Philly 2023

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I had a few opportunities in December to take some photos of Christmas around Philadelphia. Holly and I live close to Rittenhouse Square which always has a Christmas tree and other decorations. I first took some pictures there with my … Continued

2023 California Vacation Part 3

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Day Six (Tuesday) We started our first full day in Carmel-by-the-Sea with breakfast at Carmel Belle which has been the place we’ve gone to for our first breakfast the past 3 visits. We usually get something on the healthy side … Continued

2023 California Vacation Part 2

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Day Three (Saturday) Our second full day in Los Angeles began with a return to Grand Central Market, this time for breakfast at Eggslut. Neither of us got the eponymous Slut (a cage-free coddled egg on top of a smooth … Continued

Testing My New Replacement Cameras

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As I mentioned in my January 2021 Update, I bought 2 cameras to replace 2 that had stopped working. I bought a Flexaret VI to replace my Flexaret VII. However, it seems like the VII may, in fact, be functional. … Continued