Monthly Archives: November 2010

Getting my web feet on

The Portland area is experiencing its first real rain storm of the season. If it’s raining hard down in the Willamette Valley you know it’s snowing up in the mountains. It was raining so hard when I left work that … Continue reading

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One less Borders

I was walking around downtown Portland, Ore., yesterday and noticed store closing signs prominently displayed on the Borders store. No date was given, but I imagine the store will stay open for the holidays and then close its doors. Personally, … Continue reading

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Ugly Christmas sweaters have arrived

At least per the sidewalk sign outside of a local thrift store. Zombies are the new vampires per my hair stylist. Yes, I know I have dry cuticles. I’m developing a serious dislike of leaf blowers. It takes a very … Continue reading

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Banana pancakes for supper

Accompanied by a grape juice/sparkling water cocktail and a glorious crescent moon on display outside the window. Not bad. Not bad at all.

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Art, art, and art

Last Thursday evening I attended the opening of an art show at The Albina Press in Portland, Ore. All the works on display are creations of women artists from the Pacific Northwest. What talented ladies! The people watching was great … Continue reading

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Political dry heaves

I’m having a love/hate relationship with politics about now. On one hand, the never-ending blitz of commercials and so-called expert analyses make we gag. On the other hand, I’ll be watching the national and local returns on television tomorrow night. … Continue reading

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