2013 in Pictures

January

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Kicking off my interview series project with Sarah

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Finishing my second quilt!

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wintertime

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love my neighborhood

February

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Indented Head, Victoria, Australia

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WWOOFing in Australia

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Melbourne Botanic Gardens

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Chillin’ with my sweetheart

March

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New adirondack chairs!

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Officially went gluten-free after an elimination diet showed me the light

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tulips from my honey 🙂

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happiness in an Oz necklace reminding me of days past and days to come

April

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my lilacs

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L’il D

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my tulips

May

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Saying goodbye to the original Cafe Eleven gals with wine, bellydancing, and laughs

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redecorated the bathroom!

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Got to see the Dalai Lama talk about the environment, which ended with a set by Red Hot Chili Peppers of all folks!

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battling blue crabs with Sarah in DC!

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Seeing Dr. King’s memorial for the first time

June

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My partner and I chillin’ on Alberta in the sunshine

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Seattle Mariners game

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reunion with my Times gals in Seattle!

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love love love the Japanese Gardens

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mellow in Manzanita

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rockin’ the road trip!

July

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my garden going wild!

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our sunflowers were nuts!

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peace, garden, peppers

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sentimental picnic at Cathedral Park

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tomato pruning adventures

August

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babysitting Roxy at Sauvie Island 🙂

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oodles of Sauvie Island pears for canning

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red sunflowers from the garden

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the sweet sweet visiting kitty Omar, who a few weeks later was killed by a pit bull down the street 😦

September

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using the harvest to make kale soup!

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umpteen tomatoes canned

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making jerky from the Iliamna Alaskan salmon share

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homemade pickles from my garden’s cukes!

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pickled cherry bomb peppers from the garden

October

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Woodlawn Park

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I adore fall

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truly a 3-Dimensional friendship!

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Wordstock’s most vivacious author (and inspiration)!

November

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jazz and girlfriends

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fava bean cover crop for winter

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prepping for cold so pineapple sage will return in spring!

December

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I got to travel the Great Ocean Road!

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I had an awesome holiday!

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Spent time with this wonderful family!!

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Saw cool animals!

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And through it all, through thick and thin, through good times and bad, I spent this year with the love of my life and took him back home to Oregon with me 🙂

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