Category Archives: Everyday Stuff

Some new pottery pieces

I have come such a long way in one years time.   I am now finally making some things that I am quite proud of. Don’t get me wrong, some of the previous stuff is ok: and I have amazing friends … Continue reading

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I finally did it!

I’ve been threatening myself that I was going to drop FaceBook, and I finally did it! Sort of! I kept it for my Foraging resources, and for Local Events. I did unfriend all my Friends.   Nothing personal, Just NO MORE … Continue reading

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A hunting we will go….

It has been so dry this year in Richmond Virginia.  It has been over a month since our last rain fall of anything more than dew. This has made mushroom hunting, and foraging of any sort rather disappointing. Today was … Continue reading

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My first piece of commission pottery!

a friend sent me a request for a type of vase she at seen at an in-laws house.   It was pretty cool.  Neither of us knew what it really was. Took me a little bit of research, but turns out … Continue reading

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More pottery pictures

I’ve gone through more pottery photos;  feel free to stop here if they are of no interest, buuuut…..   this was a very fun piece to make, one of my first experimental pieces,  first you make the cylinder (aka vase, … Continue reading

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So I’ve been taking these pottery classes…

A year ago I took my first pottery class at Visual Arts Center here in Richmond.  I love it! I am getting ready to start my 4th session.  Would have been 5th session but I broke my wrist last March. … Continue reading

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Paprika; Hungarian Pepper, Pimento Pepper – a rose by any other name…

By how many names, and more important flavors of Paprika are there?   I have always been confused by Paprika. I’ve just never known the difference; and up until recently have only ever used it to sprinkle over deviled eggs. … Continue reading

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