getting natural face expressions

fantastic post from becky earl on how to get great expressions while photographing kids.

Giant Jam Jams

Newfoundland Jam Jams from Purity Factories are an institution here. Here& a recipe for my homemade version of this local molasses and jam cookie classic.


My current post-swap jam pantry: a beautiful thing . Jams and jellies, chutneys and coulis, salsas and sauces, and a variety of fruit butte.

Jams in Jars

Gifts of Summer

Homemade jams—like reduced-sugar strawberry or apricot preserves—are a welcomed alternative to store bought versions. Package in a handsome glass bottle, which can later be used as a cute shelf display or to store future goodies once it's empty.


Backyard Mesa Wedding by Elyse Hall Photography + Eventology Events

Anna Selezneva | Marcus Ohlsson #photography | Hunkydory Fall 2012 Campaign

Anna Selezneva is Casual Cool in Hunkydory's Fall 2012 Campaign by Marcus Ohlsson

Wrapsody Rap - Sweden-based label Hunkydory taps Anna Selezneva for its fall 2012 campaign, photographed by Marcus Ohlsson (WM Artist Management).

Freezer jams

Preserve Summer All Year Long: Freezer Jam

It's hard to remember that, while we're knee-deep in stone fruit and berries right now, it won't be that way forever. And one of our favorite ways to preserve summer fruits is by making loads and loads of freezer jam. Have you made any this season?

Homemade Jams

This is a fresh tasting, pure jelly with no pectin added. No commercial pectin is required as crabapples have high natural pectin content.


Booktopia has The Blue Chair Jam Cookbook, Blue Chair Jam by Saunders Rachel. Buy a discounted Paperback of The Blue Chair Jam Cookbook online from Australia's leading online bookstore.