December 2014 Archives

Ave Maria by Caccini

The choir of Church of the Holy Apostles in Hilo, under the direction of Rick Mazurowski and accompanied by JeanPierre on the flute, performing Ave Maria by Gulio Caccini:   avemariaforhroost from c h on Vimeo. (sorry about the boobage as someone jumped up to add thier cell phone to the podium just as JeanPierre started to play…..)

Netted Stinkhorn Mushroom

  Found this um….unusual….specimen as I walked out our back gate. The netted stinkhorn (so named because it smells of rotten manure) is apparently grown extensively throughout Asia for its edible stalk. I don’t think I’ll add it to our dinner stew…..