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Before living in Portland, I never knew a place that was so very tied to the weather. It’s a true piece of daily conversation around here, and it’s been fun to see. So, here it goes: each year, our weather is really predictable. October – April, it’s rainy. Sure, you’ll get a few days without it (which […]

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After having time to reflect, some of the most “didn’t go to plan” moments end up being my favorites. On Monday evening, J got home from work, and we decided to have a little date night out at Sauvie Island. We hopped into the Jeep & drove out to a farm to pick pumpkins. When […]

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Jimmy likes to point out that I take a lot of photos of the same thing. I really can’t argue … Each photo captures something in a different way. May it’s just my thing. Yes, I think it is. Maybe I’ll do it even more. The camellia bush outside our apartment is getting ready to bloom, and the sunshine […]

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On Sunday afternoon, we headed out to the Hoyt Arboretum for a little walk with the pups. We tend to venture outside of the city for hiking, and the arboretum is a reminder that there are amazing sights right in our neighborhood. Also, regarding the photo of Molly: she’s the best dog ever … and I […]

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Happy Monday! I hope you had a beautiful weekend!! Maybe some of you have the holiday off … I’m jealous! Our weekend was a bit of a mash-up of adventure, being lazy, breakfast with friends, shopping, and watching “Lost”. I’d be lying if I said the majority of the weekend wasn’t spent watching “Lost” … […]

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