Weekly Reads

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If I were the kind of person to set an intention or resolution for 2017, I think “eat well, travel often” sums it up quite nicely. The last couple of weeks have been about self-care—massage, facial, sleep. It’s been heavenly. We were able to catch […]

Weekly Reads 11

I spent the weekend in Vancouver BC. It was a quick getaway with some friends for the sole purpose of a hockey game. I’m not a crazy hockey fan [second game I’ve ever seen live], but I am a Vancouver fan. Places I went this […]

Weekly Reads 10

Helping a friend move in a day is not only rewarding but eye opening. I am not the spring chicken I once was. Getting up tomorrow should be fun. Andrew and I went back to Ava Gene’s this last week for dinner. It’s absolutely still […]

Weekly Reads 09

I love this time of year because of all of the events–New Deal Distillery tastings, PDX Urban Wineries Winter Wine Soiree, Give Good Gift pop-up shops–among other things. I’m trying to savor every last little bit of 2016 since January will be here so fast […]

Weekly Reads 08

When you have a bunch of leftover arugula, fry some potatoes, toss everything in olive oil and parmesan cheese and top it with a couple fried eggs. Hello, breakfast. Here’s what I’ve been reading this week: I’ve started following a few of these Food52 Spotify Thanksgiving […]

Weekly Reads 07

It has been a s-l-o-w week. Two different Comcast techs spent a whole lot of time at the house, a good seven hours, but the internet is the most stable it has ever been. The speed increase doesn’t hurt. My CPA certificate finally came in the mail. […]