Author Archives: SO

How good is your pumpkin pie?

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How good is your pumpkin pie? Well … these guys can tell you, and with Nate Silveresque precision.   Our experiments reveal that recipe ratings can be well predicted with features derived from combinations of ingredient networks and nutrition information. … Continue reading

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Coffee Talk

Good read here. Mapping the World’s Most Seductive Shrines to Coffee Claire Cottrell | Oct 4, 2012

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So there you have it

All shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of thing shall be well Julian of Norwich

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Autumnal Equinox

A long day behind the wheel … … taking in Colorado’s changing colors … … gives a girl quite the appetite.

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Game Day

Getting ready for today’s game and making her world-famous, top secret maple chipotle baked beans.

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Concentration

So now I know … if I ever need 30 minutes of peace and quiet, just give her a cup of shredded cheese and a couple of almost-ready-for-the-oven quesadillas, and then just sit back and watch her go at it.

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Happy Birthday, Julia

Happy 100th. An inspiration for so many generations, and still counting. “The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for the steak to cook.” “The best way to execute French cooking is to get good and loaded … Continue reading

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Hope in the Highlands

If you live in Denver and need a family photographer, you can’t go wrong with our friend Angie.

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Scotts Bluff, NE

Feeling pretty small, driving through the great wide open.

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No Great Truths

No great truths … just thousands of little ones. For instance: juice tastes better in a moo cup.

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