Getaway :: Astoria & Long Beach

Warning: extremely long and photo-filled post ahead A few weekends ago we took a quick trip to Long Beach, WA and the weather on the coast was amazing!  The forecast said mostly cloudy which I was fine with since that meant we wouldn’t have to worry about Koko getting heatstroke when we had to leave… 

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The Nose Knows – Cyrano at Portland Center Stage


Portland Center Stage was kind enough to offer me two complimentary press tickets to see their new show Cyrano and I gladly accepted.  Mr. Won’t Run and I love the theater!  Sadly, at the last minute he couldn’t go with me, but I wasn’t going to let not having a date stop me so I… 

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Spring 2015 – A Bucket List


{image via Etsy – The Bannerie} How great is this SUCK IT MONDAY glitter batter from The Bannerie?!  I love it and she has a ton of other fun ones, you can check her out on Etsy here. Now to the point of this post: Do you ever feel like you’ve gotten in a rut… 

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What the Friday!


(iPhone image by me on a rare morning out of the office vising a jobsite for work, lovely view of the Fremont Bridge.) You guys!  Spring is springing!!!  It was sunny and 73 yesterday, and today is supposed to be sunny and 68 with the weekend looking pretty amazing as well.  These are the days… 

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Where’s the Doulaing?


Doulaing, you say?  Hmmm, that also sounds vaguely familiar… You can add this to the list of bandwagons I’ve fallen off of, and hopefully this is the last installment in the impromptu “vaguely familiar” series, haha! (Part 1, Part 2) Last December, 2013, I thought I had finally found my calling and I signed up… 

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Where’s the Running?


Running, you say?  Hmmm, sounds vaguely familiar as well… Yes, I started this blog when I was getting back into running, and things were moving right along until last Spring, mid-April, when I rolled my ankle pretty badly.  I was on my usual route around the neighborhood when I saw a large dog on the… 

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Where’s the Blogging?


Blogging, you say?  Hmmm, sounds vaguely familiar… We’re a little over nine weeks into 2015 and this is my first post of the year, and there were only 15 posts last year.  I’m pretty sure they’re going to revoke my blogger credentials soon.  So I signed up for a blogging conference, because that makes total… 

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