Category Archives: Weekend

Enjoying the City 

Hey Everyone!  It is early Saturday morning as I am writing this post. Yesterday (Friday) which ended only about 15 minutes ago for me was a productive day.  I finished up the pair of socks I was knitting. I knit … Continue reading

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When the Sun Glows Pink, and the Moon Pumpkin 🎃 Orange

Hey Everyone!  We have been socked in by wildfire smoke for most of the last couple of weeks. It got a little bit better yesterday and then came back full force today. Most of the smoke is coming down from … Continue reading

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Moving on from Disappointment 

Hey Everyone! I had an interview this past Tuesday, for a job that I probably would have enjoyed. I found out today that I didn’t get the job. I am trying to keep my mind off it and focus on … Continue reading

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Dairy Free Cherry Garcia

Hey Everyone!  Happy Canada Day!  I have been Dairy Free (or in the process of going dairy free) for 5.5 years. If you haven’t had to go without a food staple (ie dairy, gluten or eggs), you really can’t relate … Continue reading

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It’s Rose Festival Week

Hey Everyone! The Rose Festival is back in Portland. That means it is also Fleet Week. The Rose Festival is one of Portland’s annual traditions that has been going on for more than a century. It is one of the … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend 

Hey Everyone! It was an eventful yet uneventful weekend.  Saturday, had been the hottest day of the weekend, and the day I had spent the most time outside. Going out to Sauvie Island and seeing the Bybee – Howell house, … Continue reading

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Into the Woods

Hey Everyone! The snow had finally melted off last week, in plenty of time for my weekday off.  After having been stuck at home for the better part of at least two weeks, due to ice and snow. This past … Continue reading

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Settling Back into a Normal Routine

Hey Everyone! As I am sitting here at my computer, watching the snow coming down outside my window, I can’t help but think about what I want to accomplish this year.  This year I want to read more books, go … Continue reading

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2017 Goals

Hey Everyone! 2016 is quickly coming to a close, and I am not sad to see it go. It was a fairly uneventful year that I kind of feel that in some ways that I wasted.  I am hoping to … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for Christmas!

Hey Everyone! This has been a busy week. Wednesday we got several inches of snow, which shut down the city and brought traffic to a stand still. It took my mom 3.5 hours to get home (21 miles, which is … Continue reading

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