Monthly Archives: March 2009

new era

To get my mind off the fact that Oklahoma (last hope in my NCAA bracket) is losing to UNC, I’ll divert my attention to this unposed picture I took yesterday of the stack of recyclables headed out to the bin. … Continue reading

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adventures into cooking

Some friends from Mauri’s handbell choir gave him the perfect Christmas gift: an Aerobie aeropress. It was so perfect, he already had one. But the gifters freed him to exchange it, which he did—for a new wok. It was a little hard … Continue reading

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town pride

So. Do you think our little town of Newberg is proud of its university’s champion Lady Bruins? We waved our congratulations to the team on this street… then rode our tandem south one block to wave our congratulations as they … Continue reading

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champs!

Even someone like me who isn’t that much into sports got excited when the local George Fox University Lady Bruins basketball team reached 24-0. So much so that Mauri and I actually showed up at game #25, though fearful we … Continue reading

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forty years

On Facebook a while ago several folks “tagged” me to share 25 random things about myself. I enjoyed reading random things about others, so I decided to join in. My number 23: “I always wanted to be a mom. God … Continue reading

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weekend at the coast

I just returned from spending the weekend at Twin Rocks Friends Camp with nearly forty women from my church. I focused too much time on enjoying myself and not enough time on taking pictures. But oh well. Here are a … Continue reading

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surprise!

Yesterday I found this. Whoa! Since you’ve stopped by, I have one more link to share. Please come back if you don’t have 2+ minutes right now to watch the whole thing. I know it’s March but I figure it’s … Continue reading

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