2019-09-18: Odd corporate art. Major points if you can guess where.

2019-09-17: Grunge.

2019-09-15: Fenced up history.

2019-09-14: The Lady Alice.

2019-09-13: The USAF Thunderbirds at the National Air Races. Impressive precision flying!

2019-09-13: I love Alaska airlines! It’s a great benefit of living in the Pacific Northwest.

2019-09-12: Our internal narrative and the accompanying self-talk have deep effects upon us, and we forget that …

2019-09-09: My music for the week ending September 8th.

2019-09-04: Shared with friends over Labor Day. Beer and kombucha from Rogue (of course). Better than expected, …

2019-09-02: Happy Labor Day everyone! And now for a huge American flag at Faneuil Hall in Boston.

2019-09-01: It seems like I’m linking to Seth Godin a lot, but, well, it’s right so often it’s …

2019-08-31: Classic Rexall Drug signage along with a very old Coppertone ad on the New Hampshire coast.

2019-08-30: Amazing ribs in Boston (well, Revere) tonight at Da Bomb BBQ. Whodathunk?

2019-08-29: A LEGO recreation of the millyards in Manchester, New Hampshire, SEE Science Center. Apparently the …

2019-08-28: A day on the sand and surf at New Hampshire’s Hampton Beach State Park. Barely beat the rain, but …

2019-08-27: The best breakfast in New Hampshire: Tuckers. And lunch, too! Had a fantastic lobster roll.

2019-08-26: The top of Loon Mountain in the White Mountains. Beautiful.

2019-08-25: Introduced to the school in Concord, NH where my Mom went to Kindergarten. I had no idea. History!

2019-08-24: Beautiful day on Lake Winnepasaukee in New Hampshire.

2019-08-22: Seth Godwin, about monopolies, and specifically Google: “Every monopoly seems like it’s going to …

2019-08-16: Today’s Bing homepage image startled me. It looks strikingly like an undeveloped Columbia …

2019-08-15: This is powerful and worth some reflection time. From Seth Godin: seths.blog/2019/08/t… …

2019-08-13: My music for the week ending August 11th. Yeah, David. Lee. Roth.

2019-08-07: In season, straight from The Gorge!

2019-08-05: My music for the week ending August 4th. Man, I’m loving the Ed Sheera ‘s collab album.

2019-07-30: Sleeping Beauty next to Mt. Adams, taken July 2011. Can you see it?

2019-07-29: My music for the week ending July 28th. Too bad it doesn’t show stuff listened through Apple Music …

2019-07-28: The Fremont Bridge in Portland on a past hazy, autumn day.

2019-07-27: Somewhere between Dallas and Portland.

2019-07-26: Beautiful Mt. Hood on the descent! That’s when I know I’m home.

2019-07-25: Texas corn.

2019-07-24: First time having BBQ in the Dallas area! Hard Eight BBQ was as good as promised — especially the …

2019-07-23: Memories have such power. I’m listening to Jonathan Coulton’s remake of the 1975 Michael Martin …

2019-07-23: Hungry cub.

2019-07-22: My music for the week ending 7/22.

2019-07-21: Mt. Adams history: the Trout Lake Country Inn.

2019-07-20: Mt. Adams up close!

2019-07-18: Out of the dunes, and onto the Oregon Coast beach.

2019-07-17: Received! Throw Throw Burrito game! I’m a bit fan of The Oatmeal strip, and Matthew Inman in …

2019-07-16: Douglas Firs at Silver Falls State Park. Cascade sun!

2019-07-15: One more waterfall from Silver Falls State Park in Oregon.

2019-07-15: My music for the week ending July 14th.

2019-07-11: The back side of water! This is the Middle North Falls as Silver Falls State Park.

2019-07-10: The Lower South Falls at Silver Falls State Park.

2019-07-09: We spent the long Independence Day weekend at Oregon’s Silver Falls State Park, and the family did …

2019-07-08: Truer words. “Steve Wozniak Warns People To Get Off of Facebook Due To Privacy Concerns” …

2019-07-08: My music for the week ending July 7th.

2019-07-04: Independence Day at Silver Falls State Park in Oregon. Foxglove beauty.

2019-07-03: It’s a ship in a whiskey bottle. Of course!

2019-07-02: Pre-thunderstorm clouds brewing. Rare in the Pacific Northwest.

2019-07-01: My music for the week ending June 30th.

2019-06-30: We’ve had our Model 3’s hood keyed, but light enough that it buffed out. I’m …

2019-06-29: The family contributed a couple hours picking up trash at Mt. Hood Meadows with Oregon SOLV. …

2019-06-28: Radiation.

2019-06-28: After the thunderstorm, a foggy morning in the Willamette Valley.

2019-06-27: Throwback Thursday. Taken at Fort Vancouver in 2009 during a lunchtime walk. I had a great 3 mile …

2019-06-26: Early morning rainbow.

2019-06-25: Refreshments.

2019-06-24: OMSI summer camp!

2019-06-23: This is a great time lapse video of the author and artist of a new Kickstarter book opportunity (I …

2019-06-21: Trust lags consistent, quality progress. To expect immediate reciprocation on your efforts by …

2019-06-20: Throwback Thursday. Reno’s National Air Races 2008. My first year being a volunteer security guard, …

2019-06-19: Found: someone’s missing apple at the Portland International Airport.

2019-06-18: Portland’s KOIN Tower on a beautiful Fathers Day.

2019-06-17: “Money won’t do the trick, but it’ll help.” —Avett Brothers

2019-06-16: Happy Fathers Day to all the hardworking Dads out there. I was surprised by a gift of a gentleman’s …

2019-06-15: Outgoing late at night at PDX. Obscura 2 is my favorite non-default camera on iOS.

2019-06-14: Ominous Fraction Tower.

2019-06-13: First time in Cincinnati! Nice change of weather from the 97 degree temps in Portland to 63 here.

2019-06-13: Expect and embrace change. I have to constantly remind myself that there is no status quo. There …

2019-06-12: Guess where?

2019-06-12: The maw of the monster.

2019-06-11: Shiny.

2019-06-09: Another shot of the interesting institutional art found this weekend. This was taken with …

2019-06-08: Found some interesting art while taking a walk this morning. I think this dates back to the 70’s, …

2019-06-07: Goodbye California! I didn’t get enough sun on this visit… maybe next time.

2019-06-05: See, now I’m hungry. @alaskaair

2019-06-04: Burger = happy. Message received.

2019-06-03: Sign in front of my optometrist today.

2019-05-29: Attempted to give blood today, but the “Have you travelled to India in the past 12 months?” Question …

2019-05-29: Lumos!

2019-05-28: Enjoyed my first time at Pioneer Pizza in White Salmon last weekend. Pretty neat decor. Steampunk …

2019-05-27: From Seth Godin today: “Accountability is done to you. It’s done by the industrial system, by …

2019-05-27: My music for the week ending May 26th. Yesterday was a bit of Vegas nostalgia, circa 2012.

2019-05-25: Taking a break with a cheetah at the Oregon Zoo.

2019-05-24: NW Portland McMenamins — stopped by on the way to Marrakesh for dinner. Always interesting!

2019-05-23: Doesn’t this feel like some creepy, gothic hug?

2019-05-22: Cottonwood snow.

2019-05-21: Compassion.

2019-05-20: Vacancy.

2019-05-20: My music for the week ending May 19th. Most of my listening this week was in Sonos and Slacker. 🎼

2019-05-19: Nice Sunday afternoon, and had to get out of the house. So: long walk with an audiobook.

2019-05-17: Found, thanks to Grace’s drum teacher: the Willamette Cider and Ale House. He and a friend are …

2019-05-16: “The forces of tyranny expand inexorably to fill the space made available for their existence.” …

2019-05-14: Read this yesterday from Seth Godin. Some systems are based on scarcity and some on abundance. He …

2019-05-13: I’m a huge fan of alternate history (hello, S.M. Stirling!). I’ve never seen an alt history inside …

2019-05-12: Name these hippies.

2019-05-11: Bitter Frenchman? Yeah, lame IPA joke.

2019-05-08: Best burger in Hillsboro. I don’t think this is my first time saying this, actually.

2019-05-07: Read in a Wheel of Time book, paraphrased. A bit dark and stoic, but true: “If you can’t heal, then …

2019-05-05: Good ruck! 1.6 miles with a brisk pace, chest cold or no.

2019-05-04: Art shop color palette.

2019-05-04: New park in Tigard next to Fowler Middle School. It has some wood sculptures that are AMAZING, and …

2019-05-04: Eerie.

2019-05-03: Walking trail on a nice spring day.

2019-05-01: I’ve found this to be true in my experience, as well. This is from S.M. Stirling in his book The Sea …

2019-04-30: Team building the fun and tasty way. My work mates and I learned to create a chiffon cake from Mindy …

2019-04-30: Found this little piece of tranquility near the office. I’ll be back.

2019-04-29: Be the person your dog believes you are.

2019-04-29: My music for the week ending April 28th.

2019-04-28: First wash of the Explorer since ski season began. Looks like a different vehicle!

2019-04-26: Westgate.

2019-04-25: Mahārāja.

2019-04-24: Flame.

2019-04-23: One of my 8 year old’s projects on Easter Monday. Note that they double as houses for the Littlest …

2019-04-22: My music for the week ending April 21st.

2019-04-22: McMenamins John Barleycorn’s last Saturday. Taken with Obscura 2 using the Rands filter.

2019-04-21: This photo was taken the day we brought D’Argo home with us as part of a Terrier rescue group, one …

2019-04-20: For those watching the last season of Game of Thrones — and bonus points for having to watch Elmo …

2019-04-19: Good Friday blossoms.

2019-04-18: Holy Thursday Mass (another fun name: Maundy Thursday), the beginning of the Holy Triduum.

2019-04-17: Oak and moon.

2019-04-16: “A wise man prays for mercy, not justice.” —SM Stirling.

2019-04-15: Alas, Notre Dame Cathedral. I am very fortunate that I had the chance to visit it twice, once in …

2019-04-15: Throwback Monday. Timberline Lodge circa 2009. Beautiful day!

2019-04-15: My music for the week ending April 14th.

2019-04-14: Baseball field on a chilly spring morning.

2019-04-13: “With great ability comes great accountability.”

2019-04-13: Here’s to warmer climes. Wish I were there now!

2019-04-11: Watched the SpaceX launch today of the Falcon Heavy. Perfect. Seriously, still magical. It’s an …

2019-04-08: Billy Blues Bar. Huge list of guitar and drum students performing with a live band yesterday. Rock …

2019-04-08: My music for the week ending April 7th.

2019-04-07: Accidental photo that turned out interesting.

2019-04-05: Amazing collection of beer cans at Reverend BBQ in Sellwood. Just a part of it.

2019-04-04: All kinds of bunny’s.

2019-04-03: Conestoga pool in Beaverton. Played with some filtering using Snapseed.

2019-04-02: 24th anniversary of Black Rabbit Red at McMenamins today!

2019-04-01: My music for the week ending March 31st.

2019-04-01: Throwback Monday. Haystack Rock in Cannon Beach, Oregon, taken in 2006.

2019-03-31: Elephant sculpture at the Oregon Zoo.

2019-03-29: Natural arch found on a hike in the Gorge yesterday. It’s on one of the trails off Catherine Creek.

2019-03-26: Signs of spring’s arrival.

2019-03-25: My music for the week ending March 24th.

2019-03-25: Throwback Monday. The Eiffel Tower, summer of ‘06.

2019-03-24: 12 what?

2019-03-23: Art at the Tavern at McMenamins Anderson School. One thing they’re known for… interesting …

2019-03-20: I can’t wait, but if I’m honest, these movies had way too much influence on me when I was a …

2019-03-19: Throwback Monday (on a Tuesday). Trout Lake on a beautiful 2012 summer day.

2019-03-19: My music for the week ending March 17th.

2019-03-15: “In Europe, 100 miles is a long way. In America, 100 years is a long time.”

2019-03-13: “In spite of great scientific and technological advances, man has not the faintest idea of who he is …

2019-03-13: The kids and I went to our first hockey game last night. Go Hawks! And yes, there was a fight just …

2019-03-11: Throwback Monday. Looking south to Mt. Hood from White Salmon in 2007.

2019-03-11: My music for the week ending March 10th.

2019-03-10: An important public service announcement about light pollution from XKCD: xkcd.com/2121/.

2019-03-09: Going to Costco at 2PM on a Saturday is always a bad idea.

2019-03-08: Zuckerberg’s new privacy essay shows why Facebook needs to be broken up - MIT Technology Review

2019-03-08: Rest in peace Jan-Michael Vincent: I have very fond memories of Airwolf when I was a kid.

2019-03-08: Another morning with March snow that wasn’t really sticking. Pretty, though. I wish Micro.blog …

2019-03-07: Mill A 2010, while looking for a Christmas tree.

2019-03-06: Collapsing farm house.

2019-03-05: Where I’d rather be. At least I have coffee!

2019-03-04: My music for the week ending March 3rd.

2019-03-04: Throwback Monday. Wells Beach, Maine circa late 80’s.

2019-03-03: Love Oregon. Go for grocieries, taste a couple new inventions from local microbreweries to sooth the …

2019-03-02: Drama.

2019-03-01: Sad snowman.

2019-02-28: Doing 25 miles for GORUCK’s #RuckYourDog #RuckingChallenge for the month of March. Always open for a …

2019-02-28: This is huge! Go Tesla! twitter.com/tesla/sta…

2019-02-28: Food truck day! Boro Burger, extra jalapeños.

2019-02-27: The remnants of snowpocalypse. On a serious note, it’s been a mild winter so far in the Willamette …

2019-02-26: Fantastic. For those that have formative memories of Counting Crows, this is amazing. (It doesn’t …

2019-02-26: February sunset in Tigard.

2019-02-25: My music for the week ending February 24th.

2019-02-25: Throwback Monday: pretty sweet snowman made with Laconia, NH snow.

2019-02-24: Fanno Creek Trail, flooded and complete with ducks and nitria (coypu).

2019-02-23: Not surprised, sadly. www.wsj.com “This is a big mess.” Numerous popular apps send sensitive …

2019-02-22: Radioactive magic. xkcd: Plutonium

2019-02-21: Uninteresting day of work, and have Vegas on the brain. This was taken several years ago. Fun.

2019-02-20: Hot blooded. Check it and see.

2019-02-19: Obscured ice skaters at the Sherwood Ice Arena. I don’t usually mess around with filters too much, …

2019-02-18: Throwback Monday: Red Sox vs. the Oakland A’s in ‘87 at Fenway. My first major league baseball game.

2019-02-18: My music for the week ending February 17th.

2019-02-16: Stormy day on Mt. Hood yesterday! Great to ski with some expert skiers to really challenge me!

2019-02-15: Great day skiing! #TraceSnow #sessionsheet // snow.traceup.com/stats/u?uId=640305&vId=3534889

2019-02-14: Yet another reason I love Tesla. twitter.com

2019-02-13: It’s burger month! We’ll see how the Great Guacamole Defender Burger shapes up.

2019-02-12: I can’t say enough good thing about Dr. Jason Fung’s book, The Obesity Code. In my …

2019-02-11: Throwback Monday. My Dad hang gliding at Cape Kiwanda in the early 80’s.

2019-02-11: My music for the week ending February 10th.

2019-02-10: Blue bird morning, pending another storm.

2019-02-09: Operational security, hack version. (That’s a Polycom video camera being covered up.)

2019-02-07: A fantastic dinner with co-workers at Ponzi Vineyard. Their winery is almost exactly the same age as …

2019-02-06: Framed sunset.

2019-02-05: Ah. snow in the Willamette Valley. Gone by Noon. Sad!

2019-02-04: Throwback Monday. Shot at the Empire State Building’s viewing platform in NYC in 1987.

2019-02-04: My music for the week ending February 3rd.

2019-02-02: My day of skiing. Kind of an experiment to see how TraceSnow does with this. #TraceSnow …

2019-02-02: Saturday morning skiing! Hope the sun stays out!

2019-02-01: Sad.

2019-02-01: This is too epic not to share. Even people not… enamored… with Elon Musk should live …

2019-01-31: Finished the audiobook The Man on the Mountaintop today. Highly recommended! It’s “free” for Audible …

2019-01-30: More things to ponder from the Man on the Mountain: the blame takers are also the ones that have the …

2019-01-29: The Tigard Library on a cold January night.

2019-01-29: Listening to Audible’s production of The Man on the Mountaintop. Excellent. One thing that struck me …

2019-01-28: Throwback Monday. Salish Lodge, which sits on top of Snoqualmie Falls, taken on a pilgrimage when …

2019-01-28: My music for the week ending January 27th.

2019-01-27: Downtown Portland building art against a grey sky.

2019-01-26: Spring skiing in January.

2019-01-25: The Fall of Gondolin.

2019-01-24: Prediction: while it’s easy money now, this will bite Amazon in the long run. Customers are (slowly) …

2019-01-23: Throwback! This photo was taken in the Mid-Columbia Gorge in the mid-80’s. Playing with composition.

2019-01-22: Gardens and sitting area near office buildings in Bangalore. Even in winter plenty of flowers in …

2019-01-21: My music for the week is ending January 20th.

2019-01-21: Inbound to Heathrow and taking the opportunity to snap a photo of misty London in the early …

2019-01-20: St. Peter Church in Bangalore. Beautiful songs by the congregation, with almost full participation, …

2019-01-20: Great advice. I’ve been fortunate enough not to suffer from clinical depression, but when I exercise …

2019-01-19: Long, but fair write up of How Facebook got where it’s currently failing humanity and possible ways …

2019-01-16: Shrine.

2019-01-14: A bit of the Pacific Northwest in London Heathrow.

2019-01-13: Amazing. Wireless charging hotspots lets drones fly forever through in-air recharges …

2019-01-12: It’s JRR Tolkien’s birthday today! Celebrating it at the McMenamins Kennedy School. This is the …

2019-01-11: Best burgers in Hillsboro! First Friday being back at work after the holidays requires a Mr. Bento …

2019-01-10: Bend, circa 1983, outside the DB Stevenson Ranch.

2019-01-09: Oregon Coast, years ago. #throwback_thursday

2019-01-08: Conestoga Recreation and Aquatic center on a cold Monday evening.

2019-01-07: We discovered Netflix’s limited series adaptation of Watership Down. Highly recommended, with great …

2019-01-06: Klickitat, my home county! Fascinating. This was taken at the High Desert Museum in Bend, OR. …

2019-01-05: Random sightings in Bend.

2019-01-01: First sunrise of 2019.

2019-01-01: Here’s hoping that everyone’s 2019 is better than their 2018. Remember that it’s …

2018-12-30: Last Mongolian Grill of 2018.

2018-12-30: This brings me back to the ‘90’s: itunes.apple.com/us/album/… STP is still delivering great …

2018-12-28: Well done, California Highway Patrol, and merry Christmas. Warning: bit of a tear jerker. …

2018-12-27: Wow. Damning on internal combustion are. Couldn’t agree more. www.wsj.com Exceptional electrics and …

2018-12-26: Ah, the Apple Store on Boxing Day. Relaxing.

2018-12-26: Even after the US Federal tax credit expires, Tesla Model 3’s are much cheaper over the long run …

2018-12-26: Insightful write up on the different worlds people in the tech world and those in government …

2018-12-21: McMenamins Edgefield has an awesome tribute to Mister Rogers in gingerbread house form. You’ll be …

2018-12-20: Now it all makes sense.

2018-12-19: Limited edition beer tasting at McMenamins Cedar Hills tonight! Let the merriment begin.

2018-12-17: Yesterday afternoon the family went to Cinetopia to watch Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. I can …

2018-12-16: Robot Santa delivers toys to all the good little artificial constructs.

2018-12-15: Highly recommend this long form ‘cast between Tim Ferriss and Dr. Peter Attia. My biggest mind …

2018-12-14: This is a fascinating (and super detailed) timeline of a carnivore’s journey to her diet. …

2018-12-13: Blast from the past. Photo of the Hood River Bridge in the Columbia Gorge circa 1989.

2018-12-12: Zoo Lights at the Oregon Zoo! For many in Portland, an annual pilgrimage .

2018-12-11: McAfee holiday party, giving the world yet another chance to see how horrible I am at golf.

2018-12-01: Mt. Hood Meadows opening. Powder!

2018-11-29: Unfiltered photo on my ride home tonight. Sunset and orchard.

2018-11-28: My interests are too fragmented to really deep dive into almost anything like J.R.R. Tolkien’s …

2018-11-27: Found in SE Portland. Posted without further comment.

2018-11-22: I found this on my walk with D’Argo this morning. New park facilities on the Fanno Creek Trail in …

2018-11-21: I happened to be in downtown Portland this morning and noticed that Tugboat Brewing had closed for …

2018-11-19: The kids got fancy new sunglasses, and Clare had to strike a pose for me. Throw up them horns! (And …

2018-11-16: This was last week at the McMenamins Tripster Party IX at the Elks Lodge in Tacoma. Apparently this …

2018-11-14: Tri-mirror selfie.

2018-11-13: A tiki at the Devil’s Reef in Tacoma. They made a great fogcutter. We saudered over there after the …

2018-11-09: The Crooked River High Bridge in Central Oregon, on the way to Sunriver, taken right before sunset. …

2018-11-08: Shockingly, this was the first time I’ve been to the Hall of Presidents. Fantastic attraction. This …

2018-11-05: twitter.com

2018-11-05: I love this photo. This is the Astro Orbiter at the Magic Kingdom on a sunny Florida day. The …

2018-11-04: Pure joy on the Tomorrowland Speedway!

2018-11-01: I love Halloween time at the parks. And while the Magic Kingdom does an alright job, I feel …

2018-10-31: My favored sugar bomb at the Magic Kingdom (as well as the Polynesian near there and Disneyland): …

2018-10-30: Waiting in line at the Haunted Mansion with two zombies. Very healthy looking zombies. That are …

2018-10-29: Cinderella’s Castle. Hello Magic Kingdom!

2018-10-24: Is it a Chinese double rainbow, or a Florida double rainbow? It’s a mystery!

2018-10-23: This is at the Mexico pavilion at Epcot inside the big step pyramid. Fantastic art work (and only …

2018-10-22: August Central Florida downpour at Epcot. The rain is so warm!

2018-10-18: For the nay sayers and trash talkers. In Defense of Elon Musk

2018-10-18: This is a great podcast. Tim Ferris interviews Paul Stamets, without a doubt the most interesting …

2018-10-18: Moving to Day 3: Epcot. This is taken near the bottom of Spaceship Earth a few minutes before park …

2018-10-16: Zombie kid at Animal Kingdom. I don’t know either. 😊

2018-10-15: Dinoland USA entrance in Animal Kingdom. I love the background on this. The lighting obscures the …

2018-10-14: Taking a break from Disney World photos. Autumn is here.

2018-10-13: Pretty amazing power suit, presumably based off of the Avatar movie, in Animal Kingdom.

2018-10-12: While I’ve never seen the movie Avatar, Disney did an amazing job at the theming of Pandora in …

2018-10-11: Last photo from Hollywood Studio, from earlier our first day there. To infinity… and beyond!

2018-10-10: Inside the Tower of Terror. The Imagineers must have had a great time with this room, with all the …

2018-10-09: 50’s Prime Time at Hollywood Studio. No elbows on the table here, and absolutely NO mobile phone …

2018-10-08: Wow, great video showcasing the possibilities of Full Self-Driving. The creator is a true believer …

2018-10-08: This doesn’t exist in Disneyland any longer, and we rode it last year only a week before it was …

2018-10-06: Early morning magic hours at Hollywood Studio! This is our first time in Toy Story Land. So pretty. …

2018-10-05: My ideal old man state. Pretty much guaranteed to be my future. I hope they never get rid of the …

2018-10-04: These are the dancers and musicians at Raglan Road, a fantastic Irish restaurant at Disney Springs …

2018-10-03: Our first day in Animal Kingdom. Listen kid, I haven’t even begun to take photos. Deal. :-)

2018-10-03: Two things I’m loving with the new versions of MacOS and iOS: Dark Mode and 1Password autofill.

2018-10-02: This is about right! I almost never pick up numbers that I don’t recognize anymore. If I get a …

2018-10-02: Clare’s first time on the Tomorrowland Speedway! I was in the passenger seat, and did the same for …

2018-09-24: Super cool Lego house that Clare made. “Take a photo!” Obviously too important to lose to the sands …

2018-08-19: Palm tree garden at Blarney Castle. In Ireland. Some of these trees are well over 100 years old. 😲

2018-08-19: Inside the tunnel to the dungeon at Blarney Castle. Tight fit.

2018-08-15: Looking over the Irish countryside from the top of Blarney Castle.

2018-08-14: Blarney Castle! Yes, with the famous stone. No tapestries, unfortunately…

2018-08-10: The River Lee in Cork.

2018-08-10: People overestimate what they can get done in day, and underestimate what they can get done in a …

2018-08-08: Amazing graffiti in Cork, Ireland, found during a morning walk before work, going in somewhat random …

2018-08-06: Mass on a beautiful Cork morning at Holy Trinity Church. The building’s almost 175 years old. Hard …

2018-08-05: A barrister’s office in Cork. Yes, I’m basically 12.

2018-08-03: Inside the Oliver Plunkett in Cork. True?

2018-08-02: Diabetic AND boiled sweets. Grace and Clare are missing out!

2018-07-31: I found this place in the English Market in Cork. Bacon bacon bacon bacon bacon. Too bad it’s …

2018-07-24: Here’s the entrance to Oliver Plunkett Lane — shops, pubs, and restaurants, and the entrance to the …

2018-07-22: I was recently in Cork, Ireland for a week, so I’m going to try to post a photo from my trip every …

2018-06-23: The Conrad Miami. Kept thinking about Don Draper.

2018-06-23: Interesting. Old Miami refusing to be supplanted by new Miami.

2018-06-23: Can’t find comida Cubano like this in Portland! Great dinner!

2018-06-22: Dramatic cloud formation over the Gulf.

2018-06-22: Let the much needed vacation begin! Many photos coming, as we have Internet connectivity. Heading …

2018-06-17: Path.

2018-06-17: Library trip.

2018-06-12: Oregon Grapes.

2018-06-11: Foggy, cold spring morning in Tigard.

2018-06-09: Brightness.

2018-06-07: Striking and retro.

2018-06-06: “I’m married to America!”

2018-06-06: Sunday ruck on Fanno Creek Trail.

2018-06-06: Grace’s Birthday Party Grace had a bunch of her friends stay for a birthday party / sleep over! There was pizza, froyo, and …

2018-06-01: Soft.

2018-05-30: Playing in the sun.

2018-05-29: Family outing to go see a Year with Frog and Toad at the Oregon Children’s Theatre 🎭 Great musical! …

2018-05-26: Playing around with Obscura filters at Starbucks , waiting for my Americano.

2018-05-25: Great iPhone Camera app replacement for those that want more than the stock capabilities. Obscura 2: …

2018-05-25: Rock ‘n roll.

2018-05-24: Swim lessons are near the highlight of her day, and she’s getting better and better. Good thing — …

2018-05-22: Spring snow.

2018-05-20: Spring.

2018-05-20: UFO Festival In McMinnville First time at the UFO Festival! Glad we went. Lots of great people watching. Next time we might stay …

2018-05-18: Future blackberries.

2018-05-18: Fanno Creek in the late morning. Perfect dog walking conditions!

2018-05-05: Daddy Daughter Dance at school this evening. How many of these are left? 😭

2018-05-05: “What matters is the pace of innovation. That’s the fundamental determinant of …

2018-04-29: Fantastic upgrade of software worthy of everyone’s support, including the $5 fee! 1Blocker X: …

2018-04-28: Great view from our friend’s house before the gaming starts.

2018-04-27: My Dad flying inverted over the Columbia Gorge, facing East into the White Salmon area in his …

2018-04-25: “Fear follows hope.” —Seneca

2018-04-24: Teeth, Or Lack Thereof All I want for Administrative Assistants Day is my two front teeth.

2018-04-24: Heard at TEDx Portland 2018: “Wisdom is knowledge that has changed you.”

2018-04-22: Boring Company Girl

2018-04-22: TEDx Portland 2018 I had an amazing time at my first TEDx at Keller Auditorium yesterday! 3000 people leaning a slate …

2018-04-22: Opening Weekend In Kalama It was opening weekend at McMenamins Kalama Harbor Lodge Hotel. Couldn’t ask for better April …

2018-04-22: First post on Micro.blog. After attending TEDx Portland yesterday, I have a desire to share a bit …