Tag Archives: winter

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 – 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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Wednesday Vignette – the calm before another storm

After the ravages of last week’s snow and ice, we suddenly had a day of sunny, blue skies. The ice melted, and there was an almost spring-like feeling in the air. Of course not for long – what we experienced … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – new beginnings

This is a big week with lots of milestones. Not just in terms of our earthly rotation – as the end of fall almost unnoticeably glides into winter – but also worldly events on the national, political arena, the beginning … Continue reading

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The last rose…

Every so often, Portland gets hit with a little snow, and sometimes even an ice storm. Over the past two days, we got both – a double whammy. Once again, I am thankful for the roof over my head, and … Continue reading

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Foliage Follow-Up – November 2014

The moment we’ve all been waiting for happened this past week. You know, the one where the true time of year makes itself known, and there suddenly is no going back. Even if balmier weather were to return, some of … Continue reading

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Bloom Day – November 2014

The world of Portland froze this week. Highly unusual, but hey – things are changing. Survival of the fittest.. right? It will be really interesting to see who makes the cut. I will end this Bloom Day post with that improvisational … Continue reading

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