May 28-29, 2020 Yesterday I walked a stretch of the Fanno Creek Trail that I haven’t visited recently. I only had my iPhone with me but took a couple of pictures of a beautiful meadow on the north end of Dirksen Nature Park just south of Tigard Street. This morning I I the mile and… Continue reading Hyland Forest Park – Mostly
Cook Date: May 26, 2020 Breakfast for Dinner! We did it twice this week. On Sunday evening we had bacon and eggs and toasted our English muffins in our new toaster oven. Tuesday night was waffle night. About a week ago we had Samin Nosrat’s buttermilk chicken (blog post here; Samin’s recipe here) which is… Continue reading Waffles – Yum!
Redhead by the Side of the RoadAuthor: Anne TylerCopyright: 2020Type: FictionFinished: May 3, 2020 Rating: ★★★★★ Image from Amazon What a fantastic novel! Micah Mortimer is a loner – but not a rebel; he’s just a bachelor who lives a very quiet, very regulated life. “You have to wonder what goes through the mind of… Continue reading Reading: Redhead by the Side of the Road by Anne Tyler
Prep and Cook Dates: May 8-9, 2020 The smoker I have today – Mak Grills 2 Star – is a newer and updated version of one I had years ago and sold to a competition barbecuer in 2015 or 2016. The older version wasn’t great for grilling; but what really caused me to sell it… Continue reading Pulled Pork
Since the gym has been closed for 6+ weeks, my main form of exercise is walking. I’m trying to get 5 miles a day in – sometimes I do; sometimes I don’t. last posted pictures from my walks at the end of March and thought it would be good to post some updates. For the… Continue reading Neighborhood Walking