Monthly Archives: January 2013


The Coffee Drop

This gallery contains 19 photos.

On Saturday Scott, Yone, Garry and I went to The Coffee Drop. Yone and her blue-eyed husky Milo (see them both¬†here), traverse the hills of SW Portland regularly, so she had seen this place and suggested we try it. With … Continue reading


Ninety Minutes in the West Portland Park and Arnold Creek Neighborhoods

This gallery contains 25 photos.

In the West Portland Park and Arnold Creek neighborhoods on a cold hazy-sunny day last weekend, I found several things of interest. First, this white house and blue boat. I liked the way the red tree branches stood out against … Continue reading


Parts of a Coffee Shop

This gallery contains 44 photos.

I was an AMI Montessori guide for 20 years. In Montessori schools, students from three to six years of age use classified card materials to expand their vocabulary and reading skills. The sets of cards cover many topics.¬†Parts of a … Continue reading