Monthly Archives: May 2010

Umbrella daze

If ever there was a day for an umbrella today was it. Unlike many Pacific Northwest rains, wind did not accompany this morning’s downpour, making it a perfect scenario for an umbrella. The problem for me is that I don’t own … Continue reading

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Not hooked

Yet. To the new installment of The Bachelorette. The show started anew last night at 9:00 p.m. And as far as I can tell I fell asleep about half way through Antiques Roadshow. That would be about 8:30 p.m. Guess … Continue reading

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Drinking my words

I am amending my most recent post. Much to my surprise, there is one decent fat-free half and half creamer out there: Shamrock Farms. It’s available at Trader Joe’s.

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New taste treat

Call me a purist, but I like real half and half in my coffee. What’s the deal with fat-free half and half? That’s just not right. But I digress. I am attempting — again — to eat healthier. My doctor recommended I … Continue reading

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Too tired …

… again.

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This was it

Today marks the 30th anniversary of the eruption of Mt. St. Helens in Washington state. I vaguely recall watching a news broadcast on May 18, 1980, about the volcano and hearing about the lost lives and destruction. At the time I was living in … Continue reading

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Is it a full moon?

Weird weather. Weird stuff at work. Weird stuff on the bus. Even bus driver Steve commented on it. People say “keep Portland weird,” but they sure don’t mean this kind of stuff.

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