Tag Archives: architecture

check out this other blog!

i just found the coolest blog….. pdxbuildingads.blogspot.com it chronicles some of the coolest old advertising signs that are painted on the sides of buildings all around portland. after you look through here, you’ll never pass another without taking note!

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chinese gardens and random neat things from downtown on a sunny winter sunday.

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

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astoria. oregon.

my boyfriend and i went to astoria a couple of weeks ago. i like to go there about once per year. i think it’s nice to just hang out, walk around, get good coffee, shop for antiques, and hear the ever-interesting local … Continue reading

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beverly cleary.

this past saturday i volunteered to help with the beverly cleary walking tour for the architectural heritage center. beverly cleary lived here in north east portland while she was in school. the weather was lovely and the info quite charming. … Continue reading

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out and about.

i was out and about all over town this weekend. this was the first weekend in a long time that i didn’t work. the weather was fabulous. the above image is from n. mississippi. i’ve always loved this building. i … Continue reading

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