Category Archives: Oregon

last week…

… rained some here. … found this article about Portlanders. Funny! … took MAX for a short ride.  We need to do this more often.  We just don’t get out a whole lot. … we went to see Totem by Cirque … Continue reading

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signs of spring in March

The sun comes out and we think spring is here to stay.  Deep in our heart, we know, we totally know, it’s just a tease.  More rain is yet to come.  But for now, and maybe because of this, we … Continue reading

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This time of year it’s the winter-spring time.  When some days are like winter, but then few hours later the sun comes out and spring air is all around us. Everything is waking up.

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a different kind of winter play

As our normal winter days (rain) have arrived, this is the sight we had a few weeks ago… oh… so lovely! When it snows here, in the Portland of the West Coast, everything stops.  I love it! Everything is beautiful. Everything … Continue reading

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a beautiful winter

To me, there’s two kinds of beautiful winters. The winter we usually have here, rainy, stormy, gray and wet.  I like it.  But I would also say, that an even more beautiful winter would be with snow on the ground for … Continue reading

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more snow playing

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Peacock Lane Tour

This is one of the trips we do each year during Christmas time, to see the lights on this street.  Peacock Lane Lights. All the lights are amazing. We even saw Star Wars lights with Star Wars snowflakes on the windows, … Continue reading

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getting the tree

On a sunny day in early December we headed to the mountains to get our Christmas tree. What a treat it was.  Really! I do love where we live and we go out a bit, but it doesn’t seem to … Continue reading

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an incredible sunset

  Ta da!

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playing at the beach

No words needed.  Just fun.  

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