I need to write some Nevis stories before I leave on my next vacation tomorrow morning. Nevis is a very small island. It's NOT a big place. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YYtTb23PIAs There is a guy on Nevis who knows everything anyone would ever need to know about Nevis. How do I get an international driver's license? Where is … Continue reading Golf at Cat Ghaut
Sorry it has taken me so long to check in upon my return from one of my most favorite vacations ever. I haven't known how to blog about it. So I will write it as I have been telling it. I will start at the end. We had such a fabulous vacation. Nevis is a … Continue reading Welcome to PDX, Your Winds Will Gust to 58 MPH
Upon my return from spring break in Palm Springs, I read Mike Calahan's story about his parents' anniversary (you should be following him, if you're not -- go do it, we'll wait) and it reminded me of some of the more twisted O'Connor family moments and one of those happened in Palm Springs. In 2003, … Continue reading We Got A Floater!
No, further down. Down here, in Southern California. I'm in Palm Springs for spring break. It took some doing but I'm here. Monday night after work I went to the mall to get a bathing suit. I tried on a few at Macy's and one was okay. I didn't cry. I didn't get in a … Continue reading I’m Right Here!
Saturday night Derwood and I went to dinner at Toro Bravo in NE Portland, I have heard that it is always crowded and doesn't take reservations. It opens at 5:00, so we went at 4:45 so we could just scootch in when it opened. We arrived early and found that there were dozens of people … Continue reading Portland in Black and White
For the second year in a row, my sister Molly organized a festive night out to attend the Oregon Symphony's Gospel Christmas concert which is a fabulous arm waving, hand clapping night of Hallelujahs, fun for believer and non-believer alike! This year my friend Danni came with me. We drove downtown to meet the rest … Continue reading The Gospel Christmas Concert Yule Log