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ITEM TWENTY THREE: Paper Towels. Three things I really enjoy are: foods wrapped in bacon, tools that actually work when I am trying to photograph foods like these bacon wrapped jalapeños and modifying quotes by Napoleon to suite my own needs. 10 more words



ITEM TWENTY THREE: The Serving Bowl. Big and green and filled with marshmallows, the bowl from the yard sale cost four dollars.


ITEM TWENTY ONE: The Bubbles Plate

ITEM TWENTY ONE: The Bubbles Plate. Two lifetimes ago now, there was a restaurant in Albuquerque’s Nob Hill neighborhood called Café Bubbles that had me shoot my first restaurant ad, hosted my art shows, gave my toddling daughter free reign over the place and served their food on these blue plates. 29 more words

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What to do with all those tomatoes.

I had a bunch of Roma Tomatoes and herbs left over from a photo shoot for Prego.  We slow roasted them with some olive oil, basil and thyme.   13 more words

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ITEM TWENTY: Blue Glass Cup

ITEM TWENTY: Blue Glass Cup. As a guest on the podcast of the Self Employed Happy Hour this morning, where I talked about the New Dish Project and the process of putting together a new food photography studio in Old Town Albuquerque, New Mexico, I was given this blue glass cup filled with a mimosa. 43 more words

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ITEM NINETEEN: The Stoneware Plate

ITEM NINETEEN: The Stoneware Plate. Heavy and handmade, with pits and impurities, my new stoneware plate has a rough quality that matches rough-edged foods. Given to me by my friend Megan, she said she liked the minty green. 42 more words


ITEM SIXTEEN: The Tulip Glass

ITEM SIXTEEN: The Tulip Glass. Among beer aficionados and barkeeps of a certain ilk, there is much debate about glassware. While the durable shaker pint glass is still favored by barkeeps that prefer not to constantly buy new glasses to replace the broken ones, the tulip glass is preferred by many who would rather have a glass that accentuates the taste and aroma of the beer. 49 more words

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