Train Travel: My Favorite Way to Get There

The Lure of the Train - Sweet and Savoring

Train travel has long been one of my favorite modes of transportation. My dad used to take my brother and I on train trips when we were little kids: not on trains, mind you, but several hours in the car to far-off destinations like New Jersey and Pennsylvania in order to photograph old trains. We […]

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No Body Snark Revisited: Self Image Check-In

No Body Snark Revisited: Self Image Check-In - Sweet and Savoring [photo by Andy Milford]

Do you guys remember the No Body Snark Diet? I’m thinking about that lately as I see all the recent pictures of myself from our week with Andy’s sister and brother-in-law. I find myself cringing and immediately whining about my unflattering jeans, or my double chins in certain shots, or any number of negative things […]

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Reflections Throughout New York City

New York City Reflections - Sweet and Savoring

Reflections have always been one of my favorite photography subjects. Here is a collection of New York City photos all taken at weird angles, distorting reality and adding a touch of other worldliness to scenes of my favorite city. These two abstract ones are in the Temple of Dendur reflecting pool inside the Metropolitan Museum […]

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Interviewing the English: Impressions of NYC

Interviewing the English - Sweet and Savoring

On one of our train rides around NYC this week, I asked my sister-in-law, Liz, and her husband, Ian, some questions about their impressions of New York. Liz and Ian are visiting from Leicestershire, England for one week; this is their second trip to the U.S.   Me: What were you most looking forward to […]

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