Lifetime Learning in Newton -- beginning Sept 16

Endless Knots

I got one of those delicious little gigs this summer, the kind that's satisfying to do, short in duration, and which puts you in touch with great people. Marion Stoddart, 85-year-old activist, on "The Work of 1000"    Education Friends Newton, Mass, USA

2013 136

"I need something to eat" -- Roland's reflection on the same

Endless Knots

I'd just come from a delicious meal with Daughter #2 at Cheryl's Global Soul, an extra-good and reasonably priced family fave; we'd had a lovely time and I was plenty full. Food and Drink Friends New York Roland Merullo Writing

2013 146

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

June 10, 2008 Daves Dream "What have we to do but stand with empty hands and palms turned upwards in an age that advances progressively backwards?" -- TS Eliot I dreamed that I lived in a place where an abundant variety of delicious foods grew naturally, and needed only to be gathered. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing.

2008 35

Carrot Cake

Jenny Connected

A frequent, local, flat, 20 mile ride involves a half way stop at a café, which up to today, I thought sold the best carrot cake ever, particularly delicious with cappuccino ten miles into a bike ride. And what is it that my friend knows about me that I don’t know about myself?

2019 130

Reasons why I am happy to be in Kerala at the end of December

Jenny Connected

Because I do not have to cook and the food is delicious. Because the people are so wonderfully open-hearted and friendly. This morning I found Anthony Wilson’s blog post in my inbox – Reasons why I am happy to be in the city at the end of December.

2018 151

Local boy makes good.pickles and makes the NY Times

Endless Knots

They decided to team up for a New Year's Eve dinner with their high school friends (Newton North, class of 1995) and divvied up the responsibilities. Tags: Family Friends New York Food and Drink Photo by Ozier Muhammad/The New York Times Jon Orren of Wheelhouse Pickles.

2009 136

Painting of Japanese Magnolias in New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 12" x 12" oil painting of some Japanese Magnolias in the Marigny in New Orleans.

2019 141

Painting of Costa Rican Ceviche

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 18" x 18" acrylic painting of Costa Rican ceviche that we ate at a roadside cafe.

2019 130

Painting of Marigny Street Detail New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2019 141

Painting of Raw Oysters in New Orleans

Portals and KM

I can assure you that they and the rest were delicious.  Part of the center is Stella's Cafe seen below where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 130

Painting of Shrimp Poboy New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 16" x 20" acrylic painting of a shrimp poboy from Johnny's in New Orleans.

2018 141

Bro Orange and Community Indicators

Full Circle Associates

I’ve had this loose tag, Community Indicators, that I’ve slapped on my blog posts, on delicious, etc. I Followed My Stolen iPhone Across The World, Became A Celebrity In China, And Found A Friend For Life.

Painting of Marigny, New Orleans, Dauphine and Spain

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe seen below where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 141

Painting of Waterlilies City Park New Orleans Number Two

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 16" x 20" acrylic painting of waterlilies in City Park, New Orleans.

2018 141

Painting of Waterlilies City Park New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 16" x 20" acrylic painting of waterlilies in City Park, New Orleans.

2018 141

Painting of Sea Shell Number Two New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is another quick small pairing of a sea shell.

2018 141

Painting of Sea Shell New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a quick small pairing of a sea shell.

2018 141

Painting in the Marigny, New Orleans.

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe seen below where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 141

Painting of Yellow Orchids New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a quick small pairing of yellow orchids.

2018 141

Painting of Duck Confit with Duck Fat Fries

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 16" x 20" acrylic painting of duck confit with duck fat fries.

2018 141

Painting of Waterlily at Giverney Number 2

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 141

Painting of Alvin Youngblood Hart at Chicki Wah Wah, New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 24" acrylic painting of Alvin Youngblood Hart doing a solo gig at Chicki Was Was, New Orleans.

2018 130

Painting of Stone Barn Wye Valley England

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 130

Painting of Waterlilies City Park New Orleans Number Three

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 16" x 20" acrylic painting of waterlilies in City Park, New Orleans.

2018 130

Painting of Reflections in City Park New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe seen below where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 16" x 20" plein air oil painting completed in City Park, New Orleans. Painting

2018 141

To conference or to unconference?

Joitske Hulsebosch

And yes, the rest of the day was delicious (google translates lekker with delicious :) as well. For example, there are elderly who have a strong network of 10-12 friends who support each other through thick and thin. Friend networks have become much bigger.

2017 130

Painting of Waterlilies at Giverny, France

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 16" x 20" acrylic painting of some of the descendants of Monet's waterlilies at Giverny.

France 141

Painting of Sunflower Shadows

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 141

Painting of French Tomatoes

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 141

Painting of Apples in a Blue Bowl

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 16" x 20" acrylic painting of apples in a blue bowl.

2018 130

Painting of Raw Oysters in New Orleans

Portals and KM

I can assure you that they and the rest were delicious.  Part of the center is Stella's Cafe seen below where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 16" x 20" acrylic painting of a dozen raw oysters in New Orleans. The two on the right front have been eaten.

2018 100

Painting of Marigny Street Detail New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2019 100

Painting of New Orleans Drum Major Number 3

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 18" x 24" acrylic painting of a drum major at a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans.

2018 141

Painting of New Orleans Jazz Fest Singer

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 24" square acrylic painting of a jazz singer at Jazz Fest in New Orleans.

2018 130

Painting of Lafayette Cemetery New Orleans #2

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe seen below where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 130

Painting of Arsene DeLay New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 24" x 24" acrylic painting of the New Orleans singer, Arsene DeLay.m

2018 130

Painting of Lafayette Cemetery New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe seen below where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 130

Painting of Oranges New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 130

Painting of British Figs

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 16" x 20" acrylic painting of figs based on a photo I took in the Wye Valley in the UK. 

2018 130

Painting of the Marigny New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe seen below where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 130

Painting of Yellow and Orange Peppers

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 18" x 24" acrylic painting.

2018 130

Painting of White Mountains Cabin

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches

2018 130

Painting of Orchids in New Orleans

Portals and KM

Part of the center is Stella's Cafe where you can get delicious drinks and food for very reasonable prices. Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 12" x 12" acrylic painting of orchids.

2018 130