Tag Archives: stuff I like

the oregon garden is lovely in january


The Oregon Garden is lovely in January. Most especially when viewed with a very dear friend! My very dear friend, Lisa, and I went to Silverton yesterday to spend some time alone together. Between her 3-year-old, Gracie, and my two … Continue reading

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thank you for bein’ a friend


Just a quick shout out to Lesley and Erin, two of my dear friends and a comment on the nature of friendship. I’ve been having a lot of conversations with my 13-year-old daughter about the nature of true friendships vs … Continue reading

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I’m going to blog about baking today


Warning: Viewer discretion is advised. The content you are about to read contains graphic description of food. If you are of the opinion that you do NOT want to hear about or see the food that anyone else has cooked, … Continue reading

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a magical day in oregon


That’s right. Magical. I said it and I meant it. What, pray tell, makes an Oregon day magical? Well. I’ll tell you. Laying in the sun. Laying in the sun in the yard in a lounge chair. Reading a book … Continue reading

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yeah, yeah, yeah.


O.K. Fine. So I didn’t even look at my calendar today. How come everything is so hard? I am sick, it’s true. So instead of the first (wait, I’m looking at my calendar now) four things on my list, from … Continue reading

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I can think of six ways to kill a man. two of them require a knife.


This came up on New Year’s Eve, while I was in the back seat of Tom and Julie’s car. Here’s what happened. Tom and Julie are super awesome, wonderful people. They were driving me from the Rio to the Silverton … Continue reading

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Now we’re talking or NO MORE BUSINESS AS USUAL


So it’s N17, a day of protest against banks and Wall Street. The Occupy Wall Street Movement says, “The occupation that began on the 17th of September in Zuccotti Park has proven that we still have a chance, as human … Continue reading

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