Tag Archives: Portland

beautiful day…

things to do in portland…

there are plenty of places i keep telling myself i’m going to visit while i live in portland.  somehow, i keep putting it off but it’s time to get on it… portland art museum oregon coast evergreen aviation & space museum sauvie island powell’s books – ok, so i still haven’t been apizza scholls museum […]

i think i must be dreaming…

sun, is that you? it’s been so long since i’ve seen you that i think i must be dreaming. whatever the case, i was glad to see you.  too bad you didn’t stick around through today. nope, you just couldn’t do it, could you?  nothing but clouds today.  but i’m so not complaining because it […]

01.11.11

it’s 01.11.11. yeah, i’m not that excited about it. maybe when it’s 11.11.11 i’ll have more enthusiasm. ********* finally settling back into portland and damn it’s cold. it’s been raining ice shards all evening. and i do mean shards. it feels like glass on the skin. i guess it’s better than rain? after returning to […]

back to portland

first blog while back in portland for the new year. hard to believe it’s 2011. 2011. where did the last decade go? ************ it was hard to leave raleigh behind and to say goodbye to my sweet dog. i hate more than anything leaving him.  somehow i think it gets harder each time. ************* flew […]

winding down…

it’s hard to believe that 2010 is winding down and a new year is about to begin. where in the world has the year gone. better yet, where has this decade gone? apparently they’ve gone away with my youth…. but what is it that every older person says about about age?  that with age comes […]

brrrrrr…

i’m cold. very cold. and if you know me, you know i’m rarely cold. apparently portland is having record cold temps right now. along with snow. SNOW in portland. for reals. i went to walk the dogs a couple of hours ago and it was a blizzard outside. and of course i have nothing in […]

hmmm…

spotted on the back of a bus…

fog

i went out at around 8pm to walk the dogs and immediately felt like i was walking in a cloud. or my glasses were super dirty. i could barely see. it got a little better up at the intersection. and then really bad. bad enough to not be able to see across the street. obviously […]

i’m officially…

an oregonian. license plates arrived (it only took 5 months). correct screws were bought. license plates installed. and yes, stalkers, i blurred out part of it. does this mean i have to wear fleece now? i think not. i like the last part of it though. e-z-e. easy e. eazy e.