Pickles and Pies

The cucumbers just won’t quit. The vine I have growing in the backyard has been valiantly putting forth cucumbers but the days are rapidly growing shorter and I thought the season was over. But no. I was wrong. Today I was watering and I noticed a huge cucumber tucked behind a couple of leaves. Then I saw […]


Outside of Portland

This past weekend I got to go to a bachelorette weekend for my friend Teresa. I know her through work, but Shawn knew her first because they play bike polo together. A bunch of the ladies who know each other from bike polo have a tradition of renting a cabin for their bachelorette weekends when one […]