Category Archives: Wednesday Vignette

Wednesday Vignette – what dwells beyond

Those who know me, know that I have a special place in my heart for old, rusty things. This old cart caught my eye at a recent visit to Joy Creek Nursery. It is deliberately planted in a carpet of Sedum … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – some classics never die…

As I was looking through the hundreds of photos I saved from my trip home to Sweden last winter, and contemplating the several yet unwritten blog posts, I found a shot of one of my favorite serving plates ever. We … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – travel in time

I admit it – I forgot it was Wednesday, and time for a Vignette. I had too much fun last night – I went night-skiing with a friend. There were 10″ of new, white, fluffy snow, and wide, open slopes … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – scrim shock

This shot is from my garden a couple of weeks ago, when temperatures slowly started to rise again after our shocking snow event. The snow had begun melting, and a mild breeze released a scrim of snowflakes from the Magnolia, that … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – the power or humor

The past week’s big event was no doubt the Women’s March on Washington, and all its sister marches around the nation, and the world. I have to admit, I was angry and bitter (still am) and not in much of … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – the perfect storm

This winter, Portland has experienced more winter weather than the previous two years combined. So far, the kids have missed an entire week of school, followed by a national holiday celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.  On MLK Day, we decided to … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – SNOW!!!

Last night was a VERY fun evening – in so very many ways! Met up with some friends at our neighborhood tiki bar, to play Cards Against Humanity. Outside, it was snowing. Actually, SNOWING! Our evening of fun made me realize how … Continue reading

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