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saskia
Portland
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May 29 (Day 39): Wyoming, Utah, Idaho: 16 hours Made it to Oregon today- we are in Baker City. This is what our welcome to Oregon looked like. So beautiful! Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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May 28 (Day 38): Nebraska It took forever to get through Nebraska today, it's a big, big state. We saw lots of nothing, and cool motorcycle dudes. Yeah, middle 'Merica! Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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May 27 (Day 27): Farmville Middle of nowhere, Iowa. Ended up in Grinell for the night, flying by the country so fast there's only a blurry photo! Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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May 26 (Day 35): Road Trip Today: 2 hours sleep on the plane, errands around Holley, NY, 1 hour drive (yes, I got lost), visit with the grandparents, aunt, and uncle, 45 minute drive back to Holley, pack up the car, start driving. 11:00 PM- still no sleep, ended up in Erie, PA for the night. Whew! This photo is the farm in Holley, NY. Off into the sunset! Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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4:45 AM landing at the Chicago airport, layover to Rochester. Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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May 24 (Day 34): Packing Getting ready for a flight tomorrow night, going to Rochester then back to Portland via car- yea road trip!! Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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Nothing, Nada, Zilch. Yup. This is my black cat in a coal pile picture, inspired by the great Gambini, master of nothingist movement: http://www.thenothingist.com/ . Today has been really busy so now there is nothing. Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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May 22 (Day 32): Looking out of our moonroof in the car on our way to the rainiest BBQ I have ever been to. All for our good friend Chris- Happy Birthday! Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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May 21 (Day 31): Industrial architecture Interesting building I saw today. Taken with my iPhone. Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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It's been a long day. Reading a book before be with the help of this lovely lamp, then time for sleepy-time. Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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May 19 (Day 29): Daniel and Ilona Having lunch after the Photoshop seminar today with Daniel and Ilona. They are awesome. And funny, clearly! Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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May 18 (Day 28): Getting it done I've been taking lots of pictures lately. Lots and lots of pictures. The problem with this, is that there is so much to edit. I was finally able to cross a few things off of my list today, and so the archiving begins. A hard drive crash would be really sad right now, so I'm burning it all to DVD. Burning, and burning, and burning..... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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Spent most of the day catching up on things I haven't been able to do on the weekends. I got 2 applications today for apartments! Only 3 more to rent out, here's to hoping everyone passes the screening. This left no energy for the evening, so Netflix it is. Great documentary on Annie Leibovitz. Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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Brian, Amber, and Megatron lookin spiffy tonight at Meghan's party... I took over 500 photos today, again, none of which I can post yet because they still need to be edited. So this one's with my iPhone. Again. Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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Had a fun day (after cleaning this morning) strolling along Hawthorne st with my hubby, enjoying the beautiful weather. Found this super cute pair of summer shoes. Love the colors. Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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Such a beautiful day today, walked to and from work, and met up with our friend Ed for a little dinner and a glass of wine in the sun. I do love Portland in the springtime! Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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Successful apartment hunting- found an amazing place for my mom in a great neighborhood with a patio and a garden! Just in the nick of time too, what a crazy week it's been- only 2 weeks left! Here's a very small hint at the backyard. Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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The first prototypes from our very own lovely and talented Sarah. Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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This evening I met up with Amber to talk about our photo shoot on Sunday, and she has the most amazing bracelet collection- aren't they beautiful? Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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Just walking around the neighborhood this evening... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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Today I shot photos, lots of photos: almost 300, in fact, at the studio. Funny, I can't post any of them yet because they still need to be retouched. But I learned some new lighting tricks, and got some great shots. These are of later in my evening, a nightcap... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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May 9, 2010
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Shooting some video today for a project with Brian... Here's a still shot from the amazing countryside outside Portland. Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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It's awesome to be able to prepare lunch at work. Cheers to there being a full kitchen available. Today's menu: Caprese salad and fruit. Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2010 at 365: Year 28
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Scion invited us to this crazy, cheezy promotional party to release their new "IQ" car- basically a smart car that can fit 4 people (how, I do not know), but it was pretty silly. Interesting marketing. Yay for owning a Scion! Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2010 at 365: Year 28