Sandra Hogue

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10 Pictures of Things Mom Loves

“Men are what their mothers make them.”<br>-Ralph Waldo Emerson<p>“An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.”<br>-Old Spanish Proverb<p><b>Chocolate</b><p>the chocolate …

Photography Tips on Shooting in Parks – The Vantage Points

Parks are one of the major places where a photographer can find many interesting subjects and challenges. But many of us shoot in parks in the same …

Artistic Portraits of Girls by Tanya Gramatikova

Tanya Gramatikova is a fine art and commercial photographer from Plovdiv, Bulgaria, who focuses on female portraits. Many of her fine art photos have …

Tips for Using Shadows in Photography

Photographers tend to pay a lot of attention to light. In fact, we often think of light as one of the most important aspects of photography. On the …

10 Simple Yet Effective Photography Tips

<b>1. Move closer to your subject.</b> Nothing kills a photo quicker than a distracting background. If you have a great background try bringing the subject …

Lucille Burroughs by Walker Evans - picture of the day

20 Photography Tips Every Travel Photographer Must Know

1. Get up Early The best light to capture most kinds of subjects is in the golden hours- one hour after sunrise and one hour before sunset (depend …

Photos of Patterns and Repetition Spotted During Urban Exploration

Take a look at photographer Jared Lim‘s portfolio, and many of his photographs might look to you like they’re the product of liberal Photoshop Clones …

Back To Basics: Senior Portrait Ideas

Photo by Peter Casey<p>Senior portraits have come a long way since the days of the dreary (and often dreaded) school photos. Compared to the creative …

10 Ways to Change Lives Through Photography (And Where You Can Start Today)

Every photographer has his or her own reason — or reasons — for why they engage in this particular art form. For some, it may be a hobby that …

10 Things a Photographer Should Never Do While Photographing a Wedding

With over 2 million weddings taking place each year nationwide, there are over 2 million opportunities to make mistakes-countless pitfalls just …

23 Impressive Pictures of Victorian Houses

The architecture of Victorian houses usually looks grand and imposing, even when the house is actually small. Having survived more than a century, …

How to Jumpstart Your Photography With Self Assignments

As photographers who wish to improve our art, chances are we always looking for opportunities to practice our craft. The problem is, our practice …

Banana Oatmeal Cookies with Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chips Recipe

Inspired by the Elvis favorite of peanut butter and bananas, these oatmeal cookies get amped up even more with chocolate chips.<p><b>Read more: Cookie Monster: Banana Oatmeal Cookies with Peanut Butter and Chocolate Chips</b><p>Ingredients1 1/2 cups (7 1/2 ounces) all purpose flour1 teaspoon baking powder1/2 …

Skillet Rice Noodle Bowl with Shrimp and Vegetables Recipe

Feel free to experiment with other vegetables in this dish, like bean sprouts or even shredded zucchini. Fresh mint is also an excellent addition for the brightness it adds. I personally like to eat this dish with a heavy does of Sriracha, but that's just might me.<p><b>Note:</b> For crushing the peanuts, I …

May Day Pie Recipe

<b>Read more: Win, Place, Show: 3 Derby Day Sweets</b><p>Ingredients<b>For the Crust:</b>1 1/4 cups (about 6 1/4 ounces) all-purpose flour1/4 teaspoon salt1 teaspoon sugar10 tablespoons (1 stick plus 2 tablespoons) unsalted butter (frozen)2 tablespoons bourbon (chilled)3 tablespoons ice water<b>For the Filling:</b>2 …

Springtime Mushroom, Asparagus + Prosciutto Pizza with Balsamic Glaze

Springtime Portobello, Asparagus + Prosciutto Pizza with Balsamic Glaze.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 1, 2013 76<p>Welp. It’s been a month since we last talked …

Creamy Spring Pasta

Quick and full of veggies, this healthy pasta dish will please everyone with its creamy sauce and garlic breadcrumb topping!

Kentucky Derby Pie Cupcakes

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 12 to 16 cupcakes<p><b>Prep:</b><p>30 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>18 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour<p>Cupcakes made in the likeness of the famous Kentucky Derby …

Roasted Garlic Guacamole

May 3, 2013 by Laurie McNamara<p><i>In this Roasted Garlic Guacamole, a ton of roasted garlic and a few avocados are combined with lime juice, cilantro. A</i> …

A Few Bunches of Asparagus, 4 Dinners

<i>Put time into dinner now, and you can make it last forever -- or at least the whole week. Welcome to Halfway to Dinner, where we show you how to stretch your staples every which way.</i><p><i>Today: Rivka Friedman of Not Derby Pie makes dinner out of her spring obsession.</i><p>Some people really can’t control …

Recipes

Speck + Arugula Pizza for a Virtual Dinner Party

<i>Every week, Caroline Wright creates simple, civilized recipes for Food52 that feed four -- for under $20, in under 20 minutes.</i><p><i>Today: An impromptu pizza, and a virtual dinner party to celebrate Caroline's new book!</i><p>I came up with this recipe a few years ago in the springtime, and it resulted in one …

Baked Salmon with Avocado Mango Salsa Recipe

Of all the ways there are to cook salmon, baking it is one of the easiest. Just brush the fillets with a little olive oil, sprinkle with salt, and …

Seafood

Cream Cheese Pound Cake Recipe

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p>Strawberry Swirl Cream Cheese Pound Cake<p><b>Yield:</b> 10 to 12 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>30 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>1 hour 30 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>2 hours<p>An …

Grilled Chicken with Blackberry Sweet and Sour Sauce • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>We don’t get many choices in Chinese restaurants in my town – all the joints are a jumbled mish-mash of Americanized Asian food and they all …

Vegan Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

These chewy, coconut oatmeal cookies are bursting with chocolate chips (and they're vegan too!)<p><b>Notes:</b> You can purchase vegan chocolate chips online or look for high quality dark chocolate that doesn't contain dairy or animal products and then chop it into chunks. For example, Dandelion Chocolate's …

Blueberry Muffin Ice Cream

Blueberry Muffin Ice Cream.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 8, 2013 113<p>So. Do we think we can consider this breakfast since it contains muffins?<p>Because I’m about …

Shauna James Ahern's Grilled Pizza

If I ever had to give up eating gluten, the first thing I would miss would be pizza. I'm sure I'm not alone in this worry. Good pizza can be made without meat or even dairy, but without gluten-y wheat flour? Of this I'm not so sure. There are honest attempts at good versions—and <b>Shauna James Ahern's</b> …