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Takin’ Care of Business

I just hired a private investigator to find out what I do all day. I mean I am one damn busy girl, but sometimes, at the end of a long one, I look back and realize I can’t formulate what that day added up to. One thing was for certain,…

Afternoon Delight

Funny how you can live in the same city half your life and still not know some of its great treasures. I’m lucky that I have a job that takes me into all sorts of nooks and crannies around town, and normally I’m running on just a granola bar &…

Pocketfull of Sunshine

Pocketfull of Sunshine

Can you stand it? The most precious, sunny yellow, polka-dot umbrella (with stand) EVA! Circa 1960’s, looks like it came right outta Barbara Eden’s backyard! Estate sale find today, hang on, wait for it….$5 dolla! Just added a big dollop of happiness to my back deck, now please pass the…

Day Trippin’ in Portland, OR

“People don’t take trips. . .trips take people.” ~ John Steinbeck   Is there anything more riveting than hoppin’ a flight to a random city for a day of adventure? Just an ordinary day in January, in the not-so-ordinary city of Portland, OR., we strapped on our walkin’ boots and hit the…