McLaren end Honda partnership and switch to Renault

McLaren will split with engine partner Honda and switch to Renault as Toro Rosso take Honda power units from 2018. Source:

Quilts for Terrain

Maura with Quilts, photo by Wynn Myers A batch of 5 quilts created exclusively for Terrain.  I drew inspiration from colors found in the natural world, made only with insects, minerals, and…

How to Remove Purple and/or Green Fringe (Chromatic Aberrations) in Lightroom

Greetings from beautiful Seattle, where today I’m wrapping up the last Lightroom seminar in my week-long West Coast visit. I’ve had such a great time so far – seeing lots of familiar faces…

Apple AR: Avoid Hills on Your Next Run or Ride via ARKit with Fitness AR

As a long-distance runner off and on for the past, I absolutely detests hills. While there are many apps that can measure elevation and slope for certain routes, understanding spatial data on…

James Comey: Protests disrupt speech to Howard students

Protesters drown out a speech to university students in Washington by ex-FBI director James Comey. Source:

Amid Rising Anti-Semitism, Jewish Groups Focus On Security For High Holidays

The post-Charlottesville climate has left many Jewish organizations feeling on edge. Source:

Chocolate Buckwheat Pound Cake Recipe

Buy Clotilde’s latest book, The French Market Cookbook! I love pound cakes, or quatre-quarts* in French. As a child, I went through a phase of eating Breton pound cake for breakfast day…

Robert Kubica: World champion Nico Rosberg working to help Pole return to F1

World champion Nico Rosberg has joined Robert Kubica’s management team and is working on securing the Pole a return to Formula 1. Source:

The Christian Sideshow In Acts Of Terror

By painting terrorist acts as “Islamic,” certain conservatives ping the religious zeal of their right-wing Christian followers. Source:

Best of May

Buy Clotilde’s latest book, The French Market Cookbook! • The manuscript for my upcoming cookbook Tasting Paris is fully edited, and the photos have all been shot by the amazing Nicole…