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Light Bulb Moments

This is the Lipstick or Annato tree (bixa orellant). In this shot the seedpod looks carnivorous, but the plant is actually used to produce a dye from the substance surrounding the bright red seeds. You can see the dye staining … Continue reading

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Gone Fishin’

We went out to Matlacha on Pine Island to buy fish and shrimp fresh off the boat a few days before Christmas. Captain C.J. didn’t let us down.  We had fresh black grouper, smoked cobia (done on site) and really good shrimp for a Christmas Eve … Continue reading

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