Hey all! Um, please excuse the paint. Nine shades of greige We’re sort of swimming in a sea of greige right now. According to our realtor (and more importantly, Pinterest), greige is the BEST paint color to sell your house. So we’re awash in neutral. Anyway, back to where I left off weeks ago. Which was that pretty cool Pacific Northwest road trip we took in early June. For weeks I’ve been blogging in my head about it (and other… Read more »

Since we got home from our Pacific Northwest vacation last month, I’ve basically been busy in a “middle place”. There’s been some pulling books out of the brain writing. Saw this artwork – Allocation of Memory by Malia Landis – in a Eureka, California bookstore. But there’s been more working at the library and house stuff. Did I mention we’ve started the process to downsize from the big house we’ve lived in for 20 years to a smaller one? #emptynestchanges… Read more »

  So driving, or rather co-piloting, on a foggy mountain road in the rain is kinda one of those life defining moments. Turns out I’m sweet, patient, and my language completely complies with all FCC broadcast regulations. Yup. And here’s a beautiful view of Crater Lake: June 1st at Crater Lake National Park Lodge, Oregon Okay. So the view was non-existent (and I’m a nutcase when it comes to mountain roads). The first 24 hours the weather was rain, freezing rain,… Read more »