At a social gathering last night, a neighbor and I talked of the coming winter, the heavy snows last winter, the joys and frustrations of getting snowed in, and the importance of stocking up.
I’ve been enjoying the posts and photos of Muslim friends on social media as they break their Ramadan fasts. They bring back memories of hospitality I’ve enjoyed in Muslim communities […]
Update 2017: I didn’t do much blogging between 2014 and 2017, so this is the first of several “year in review” posts. I’ve fallen so far behind on blogging here, […]
A rare day of sunshine and blue sky lured us out of Portland toward Catherine Creek in the Columbia River Gorge. After a fabulous wood-fired pizza at Solstice in Bingen, […]
I love the Pacific Northwest, even west of the Cascades through our wet, gray winters. And this winter was grayer and wetter than usual. And though I still resist the […]