"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw

"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Saturday, December 09, 2006

Projects in our messy rooms

The second of three quilts is done!!!!

You cannot make a cake without breaking some eggs and spilling flour on the counter.
Here's a shot of Russell's room as he makes a painting for the BMW John Day Rally. It will be used for the T-shirt design. It's not quite finished....

Thursday, December 07, 2006

Portland is breadvana too....

The Pacific Northwest has it's claim to fame with all the coffee shops and the multitude of micro-breweries on almost every corner.....but lest we forget- we also have some of the tastiest artisan, chewy and downright beautiful bread on this planet. To name just a few of the bakeries:
Pearl Bakery, Great Harvest and in this window....Grand Central Bakery in Sellwood ......

Sunday, December 03, 2006


Three more babies are due to arrive either this month or early next year.....so from this.....

I get this.......one done and two to go!