breakfast

I woke up to the sounds of the wind this morning, well before my alarm. In another way, it was my alarm. the above is this morning’s breakfast, along with a coffee and ambient music from KEXP’s weekly show Pacific Notions. We used to have this simple breakfast growing up. We even ate from these […]

Walkie Talkie

You may know this as a walkie-talkie. Set it to a channel with at least one other WT and both devices could listen and hold a button to transmit or “call.” Of course, any device used for non-cellular wireless communications in a relatively small radius has a story. This particular one was my link in […]

fall bike n hike

It used to be that when the topic of a hike or a bike ride came up, it was a nice option. It still is. But with the amount of desk and office work we (my peer group) do, these activities are moving from nice options to mandatory for the sake of balance. I’ll take […]