Category Archives: out and about.
last sunday was very blustery…and sunny. it also happened to be free admission day at the chinese gardens downtown. my friend nina moved to a loft down there, and i hadn’t been over to see it, so i got to … Continue reading
if you are ever fortunate enough to attend one of dayna pinkham’s parties or fashion shows, i urge you to do so. she is a very gifted milliner with a great vision. she designs and makes all types of hats … Continue reading
located here in southeast portland, at the corner of stark and 45th, sits a little store with a lot of beer that’s for sale. one night luke and i bought this one… we thought the label was really cute, and … Continue reading
with friends visiting from out of town, i thought going out to the wine country would be a fun experience. it totally was. it’s so beautiful out there, and i hadn’t been in a million years. it’s interesting that most … Continue reading
the grotto is a really neat place to go that i always forget about. i had only been once before and never up to the top. i would even venture to say that it’s peaceful gardens rival that of the … Continue reading
one of my favorite things to do throughout the year in portland is go to estate sales. usually i find many treasures. one of the particular kinds of treasures i like is paper ephemera. i collect vintage sewing items and … Continue reading