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Alison Toon
Cecil, our hypocrisy… and Sanctitude. Music to restore hope.

Jul 28, 2015
Cecil, our hypocrisy… and Sanctitude. Music to restore hope.

Lioness, Sacramento ZooOn a day when the world reacted to the news of yet-another, beautiful, wonderful, incredible, natural, beast being killed for the sake of one human's desire, not need, not food, just personal want and bloodlust and desire...Betwe...

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Sacratomato Festival 2015

Jul 27, 2015

A weeklong celebration of all things tomato culminates in the second annual Sacratomato Festival on the grounds of the Sutter's Fort State Historic Park.

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Alison Toon
Chase Rice, country boy but rocking it at the California State Fair

Jul 26, 2015
Chase Rice, country boy but rocking it at the California State Fair

Chase Rice, California State FairI could tell it was going to be one of those country-girl nights; the audience was full of fresh-faced young ladies, every one busy with a cell phone; lots of cowboy boots and hats, despite the achingly-high Sacramento ...

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Alison Toon
Pacific Nations Cup, Bonney Field, Sacramento… Fiji vs. Samoa, USA vs. Japan

Jul 25, 2015
Pacific Nations Cup, Bonney Field, Sacramento… Fiji vs. Samoa, USA vs. Japan

Fiji v. Samoa, Pacific Nations Cup, SacramentoOK. This is not music. It was very, very entertaining though.Scrum! Pacific Nations Cup, Fiji v. Samoa, SacramentoThanks to California State Fair, I was allowed the opportunity to shoot my first professiona...

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Alison Toon
More good stuff at the State Fair: it’s the last weekend!

Jul 24, 2015
More good stuff at the State Fair: it’s the last weekend!

Tonight: Chase Rice in concert, and international rugby on Bonney Field! World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup, no less: Japan v. USA, and Fiji v. Samoa! And... if you have tickets to the rugby, it means that you have tickets to the fair, too!I will be there...

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Say Hi to Maria @ Whitey’s

Say Hi to Maria @ Whitey’s

Maria has worked at Whitey's Jolly Kone for 25 years. She is their longest employee and says she cooks 25 lbs of bacon every day. What is your favorite menu item...mine is the combo tostada and husband Tom's is the Whitey Special Burger.

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Alison Toon
Visiting Lazarus at the State Fair: and what you should know about hormone replacement therapy

Jul 21, 2015
Visiting Lazarus at the State Fair: and what you should know about hormone replacement therapy

Lazarus, Percheron horse, California State FairPremarin sounds like an innocent treatment which is offered to women as hormone replacement. It's made from PREgnant MARes urINe.Lazarus, Percheron horse, California State FairPMU horses are bred, not for ...

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Welcome Baby Jamie Shower

Welcome Baby Jamie Shower

My sister threw me the most beautiful and intimate baby shower a couple weeks ago, I just had to share. Love these pictures of the invitation, on our fireplace mantel....

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Mel’s Zingy Jam (Plum Cardamom)

Jul 20, 2015
Mel’s Zingy Jam (Plum Cardamom)

Companion photo to last week's still life with all the plums.  It took me a while to boil the plums down to jamminess, and I opted not to use pectin, although near the end of the process I did add some sugar in a moment of weakness.  (The jam...

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Alison Toon
Queen Nation, best tribute band ever! (Yes, I say that every year).

Jul 19, 2015
Queen Nation, best tribute band ever! (Yes, I say that every year).

Three years running, I've seen Queen Nation at the California State Fair. Last night, I didn't take the cameras. Wanted to just enjoy the show... and was it fun? Of course!Thirty years ago this week, Queen rocked Live Aid. This week, Queen Nation took ...

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