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Freezing, sunny day in the hills. Portland winters are made of magic. Images made with Mamiya RZ67 Pro II // Shot on Fujichrome Provia 400 120

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If you want to make your head spin, go visit your local loan officer. You’ll talk about percentages, interest, numbers, payments, and maybe even like them when you leave. Last night, Jimmy and I met with Umpqua (the world’s best bank) to talk about our roadmap to buying our first home in Portland. We left […]

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Last weekend, we decided we’d try our hand at making homemade candles. Yes, we know that’s┬áreally┬áPortland of us. Truthfully, we are a bit addicted to a few different brands of sweet pine candles, and we were tired of paying $25.00+ for each candle. So, we headed out to Sellwood to the Portland Homestead Supply Co. […]

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This weekend, we headed out to Oregon City to Deininger Farms. We love this place! We visited last year right after we moved to Oregon. It’s been fun to make heading to the farm a little tradition. After buying the tree, we stopped in their barn to pick out some yummy blackberry jam, apple jam, […]

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You know those magical moments in life that really stand out in your memory? The ones that aren’t really that special, but still made a mark? Back in September, Jimmy and I walked over to Chapman Elementary to watch the Vaux’s Swifts as they were preparing for their roost that evening. The air was hinting […]

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