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The good old days...

By Anthony on July 16, 2014 12:24 AM

This photo surfaced today with the news of the IBM/Apple deal - classic:

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Lamb shank with white beans and tomatoes

By Anthony on January 26, 2014 11:34 PM

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So we got a half of a lamb from the farm across the street, which included the front and rear shank. What to do? I had already prepared some navy beans, so I browned the lamb shanks in a big pan, with a little olive, garlic, and savory herbs (thyme, sage, rosemary), and then once they were browned covered them with my beans and two cans of Italian tomatoes. I think I cooked it all down for at least 2 hours, maybe more. Plenty of salt and pepper... and that's about it. Maybe you could cal it "Agnello e fagioli all'uccelletto"?

You mean this one?

By Anthony on June 12, 2012 12:25 AM

My homage to Captain Steve Zissou:

You mean this one?

And I'm going to Paris...

By Anthony on April 2, 2012 1:58 AM

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My grandfather, Pál Finta

By Anthony on February 25, 2012 11:55 AM

Pál Finta, my grandfather on my father's side of the family. I never knew him or met him, and before seeing this picture had never seen his face. This is him is as a young man, from my cousin Éva's collection of photos. We are still in Budapest but leave today - I will post more photos and more about the trip as soon as I get a chance.

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Those were the days...

By Anthony on February 12, 2012 12:10 AM | Comments (1)

Here is a photo shared from my cousin in Hungary, Eva. We have never met - but after I posted some information on line several years ago looking for my father's brother, she found me. We are planning a trip to meet her and her family and maybe her sister's also. My father had three sons, his brother had three daughters.

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Charlotte and Tibor Finta, with my aunt Lois Mcelhinney (still a Narciso I at this point I think).

I am guessing this is 1959/60 or around there. A cousin from my mother's side of the family remembers the apartment - which I think must have been where they first lived when they were married - 3rd Ave. (or Second?) in Asbury Park. Maybe it was Tibor's birthday?

Kramer

By Anthony on January 5, 2012 11:59 AM

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Jane & Alice

By Anthony on December 23, 2011 11:29 PM

December 24, 2007:

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December 23, 2011:

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Christmas lights

By Anthony on December 23, 2011 12:57 AM

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Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow...

By Anthony on December 21, 2011 11:53 PM

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Alice at 7

By Anthony on November 28, 2011 6:48 PM

This was from an afternoon of ice skating in Florence in 2007:

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Barbara's Garden

By Anthony on July 3, 2011 12:05 AM
Barbara's garden

The Family

By Anthony on June 24, 2011 7:34 PM

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Lion's Paw

By Anthony on March 4, 2011 1:46 PM

Lion's paw

This is from one of the lion sculptures in front of the Loggia dei Lanzi.

Family Portrait

By Anthony on September 19, 2010 2:00 AM

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Wild Flowers

By Anthony on September 4, 2010 11:23 AM






Wild Flowers, originally uploaded by Anthony F.


I just posted some more photos from Lagrasse. There are more to come from Barcelona and Monaco too.

Alice ties her shoe

By Anthony on November 15, 2009 5:45 PM

Alice ties her shoe, originally uploaded by Anthony F.

Laught

By Anthony on November 14, 2009 12:54 PM

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This is a poster in the McDonald's in Rome near the train station. Yes I went to McDonald's. No I can't figure out why these things happen.

Family photo, circa 2002

By Anthony on February 20, 2009 12:05 PM

I think I have to come up with a new word that describes things you find on your computer - digital ephemera - that you have no recollection of: files, photos, video clips, etc. that most times I can't even remember taking or making. I just came across this picture of us on our bed in St. Thomas. I was using my old Sony Hi-8 cam as a web cam, and I guess this was a test screen cap. Why this was in a folder for a Mexican website I was working on I have no idea...

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Mushrooms

By Anthony on February 11, 2009 11:31 PM

Mushrooms, originally uploaded by Anthony F.

This was part of tonight's dinner - a nice mushroom mix, sauteed in butter, olive oil, and white wine...

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