News flash……LED lighting is pretty darn cool. It ain’t cheap, but doesn’t have to be really expensive either. We had this outside front porch light, incandenscents kept burning out. So out comes the ladder every month, then reaching above my head, on top of the ladder, unscrewing the old light fixture to get to the […]
A collection of some of my personal stories.
This has got to be one of Portland’s mostest and coolio-est tree in all the land……..it’s a Strawberry tree in case you were wondering. Google it, as trees go, fascinating. A sort of edible fruit, which is so red, it almost looks “fake”. The fruit is a super round “strawberry”, that is rather tart to […]
Last week was awesome. Some people measure the day in dollars, I like to measure the day in “did that really just happen in front of me?”. I’m out in Troutdale, at a duplex I manage. I’m way early for a walk thru of some work getting done in the back yard. So I’m minding […]
I’ve tagged this Sustainability, and Personal. Ok, I lack creativity at the moment. Whatever. And sustainable, I don’t know what can be sustainable about a vacuum cleaner, except when Billy is running in the house, I run outside, and hug our pine tree. So there. Here’s the deal though, Roomba to the fam, Billy to […]
One of the things that is sort of gripping me these days, is the question Why? Why you say……..exactly I say…..why? Not what, not how, albeit those are really good questions too but for me………it’s Why? My station in life perhaps is centered around this now, and the question of Why happens in my own […]
I’ll get to the law in a minute or two……or three……but first, some perspective. Living on the left coast, and if one is inclined to seek a bit of a tropical feel, Hawaii will beckon. And if you are fortunate enough to visit Hawaii……you’ll discover the ultimate paradise. You can drink the water, your currency […]
So somewhere between about 8am, and ’round 5pm today…..my new friend, Butch the Spider showed up. Gotta look carefully, as the photo is a little deceptive, but he’s in there, right in the middle of the screen. Lots of intriguing body markings up close, I think I even saw him smile when I said………wait for […]